Archived Shows

2017 Shows

5/27 – Troon Vineyard Tasting Room,  Carlton, OR.  4-7pm  (Luminous Heart duo)
5/18 – Barrel 47,  Carlton, OR.  6:30-8:30pm  (solo show)
5/2 – First Tuesday, Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro, OR. (Luminous Heart duo)
4/22 – K&M Wines, Carlton, OR. (solo show)
4/12 – Alberta Street Pub, (Local Roots Live Series) Portland, OR.  (Luminous Heart duo)
2/17The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR.  (Luminous Heart duo)
2/11 – Troon Vineyard Tasting Room,  Carlton, OR.  (Luminous Heart duo)
1/26 – Barrel 47,  Carlton, OR.   (Val – solo)

2016 Shows

12/30 – Studio 154 at Independence Grill, Independence, OR.   (Luminous Heart duo)
12/3 – The Oregon Garden, (Christmas in the Garden) Silverton, OR.    (Val – solo holiday show)
11/26Troon Vineyard Tasting Room,  Carlton, OR.   (Luminous Heart duo)
11/19Eagles Nest Artisans Studio (McMinnville Art & Wine Walk) McMinnville,OR.    (Luminous Heart duo)
11/10 – Piecing Community Together, McMinnville, OR.   (Luminous Heart duo)
11/3 – Barrel 47Carlton, OR.   (Luminous Heart duo)
10/28 – Studio 154 at Independence Grill, Independence, OR. (Luminous Heart duo)
10/13-10/16FAR-West 2016, Bellevue, WA  (10 showcase performances, solo and with Luminous Heart)
10/5 – Ken Moore Campaign Fundraiser, Carlton, OR (contact Val at music at valblaha dot com for details)
9/30Willamette Valley Vineyards Tasting Room, McMinnville, OR. (Possibility EP Release Party!!! Luminous Heart duo)
9/17 – Studio 154 at Independence Grill, Independence, OR. (Luminous Heart duo)
9/10 – Carlton Crush, Carlton, OR. (Luminous Heart duo)
9/9 – The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR. (Fact or Fiction EP Release party!!!!  full band: Val’s All Purpose Shine, plus Callaway/Riccardi band opens)
8/24 The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR (solo show) see website for admission details; all ages
8/20 – Eagles Nest Artisans Studio, McMinnville, OR (solo show) McMinnville Art & Wine Walk
8/17 – Beaverton Wednesday Farmers’ Market, Beaverton, OR (solo show)
7/26 Hillsboro Tuesday Marketplace, Hillsboro, OR
7/23 Timberland Trek 4 Tails (Homeward Bound Pets benefit event), Yamhill, OR
7/20 – Beaverton Wednesday Farmers’ Market, Beaverton, OR (duo: Luminous Heart)
7/14 McMinnville Farmers’ Market, McMinnville, OR  (duo: Luminous Heart)
7/9The One Horse Tavern, Gaston, OR (solo show)
7/6 – Youngberg Hill, McMinnville, OR (solo show)
6/18 – Eagles Nest Artisans Studio, McMinnville, OR (solo show)
6/11 – private party (duo: Luminous Heart)
6/4 – Oregon Vines. Yamhill, OR (duo: Luminous Heart)
6/3 – The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR (full band: Val’s All Purpose Shine, plus Luminous Heart duo opens)
5/28 – Troon Vineyard, Carlton, OR, (with Luminous Heart)
5/21 – Eagles Nest Artisans Studio, McMinnville, OR
5/7 – Oregon Vines. Yamhill, OR
4/30 – Cornerstone Coffee Roasters. McMinnville, OR
4/29 – Michelbook Country Club. McMinnville, OR
4/16 – Local Roots music festival/KMUZ fundraiser.  Willamette Valley Heritage Center, Salem, OR
4/16CASA auction and fundraiser.  Grand Ballroom, McMinnville, OR
4/9 – Park Place Cafe, Gresham, OR.  Also performing:  Rich Waggoner, Tom Arnold and Paul Kwitik.
4/13 – Newberg First Friday at All People Yoga (duo: Luminous Heart)
3/11 – The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR (full band: Val’s All Purpose Shine, plus Luminous Heart duo opens)
2/14 – Carlo and Julian Winery, Carlton, OR Luminous Heart duo
2/12Bethany Frame Central, Beaverton, OR  (celebration for artist Susan Statler)

2015 Shows

12/23 – Streetcar Bistro, Portland, OR
12/5 – Hillsboro High School fundraiser – Holiday Bazaar,  Hillsboro, OR
12/3 – Milepost 5/Art Haus Chapel Theatre,  Portland, OR (3 Chords and the Truth Songwriters’ Showcase); also playing: Michael Henchman, Ricky Bellinger
11/20 – Hotel Oregon, Cellar Bar, McMinnville, OR  (with Joe Aloia on bass)
10/24Kelly’s Olympian, Portland, OR  along with Marianne Flemming, Anna-Lisa and Anchors of Ascension. 
10/2 – Hotel Oregon, Cellar Bar, McMinnville, OR (with Joe Aloia on bass)
9/19 – The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR (with Joe Aloia, Theresa Riccardi and Jamie Corff)  no cover
9/19 – Carlo and Julian Winery, Carlton, OR (private party)
9/12Carlton Crush, Carlton, OR
8/27 – Waltz Brewing, Forest Grove, OR
8/26Youngberg Hill, McMinnville, OR
8/20 – McMinnville Farmers’ Market, McMinnville, OR
8/16 – private event with Big Love, Yamhill, OR
8/15 – A Blooming Hill Vineyard, Cornelius, OR
8/12 – Beaverton Wednesday Farmers’ Market, Beaverton, OR
8/8 – Celebrate Hillsboro, Hillsboro, OR
7/28Hillsboro Tuesday Marketplace, Hillsboro, OR
7/25 – Savor the Summer at Unger Farm, Cornelius, OR
7/23Central Hotel, 8608 N. Lombard St., Portland, OR (3 Chords and the Truth Songwriters’ Showcase)
7/16 – McMinnville Farmers’ Market, McMinnville, OR  (with Awaken Jane)
6/30 – It’s Wine Tyme,  Capitola, CA
6/13 – Park Place Cafe, Gresham, OR
6/11 – McMinnville Farmers’ Market, McMinnville, OR
6/5 – Hotel Oregon, Cellar Bar, McMinnville, OR
6/2 – Pizzario, Hillsboro, OR  (First Tuesday)
5/30 – A Blooming Hill Vineyard, Cornelius, OR
5/23 – Troon Vineyard, Carlton, OR
5/16Alberta Street Pub, Portland, OR (Bob Dylan Tribute)
5/19 – The Waypost,  Portland, OR (opening for Abby Posner from Los Angeles)
4/25 – Local Roots live performance taping at CCTV, Salem, OR
4/17 – Willamette Valley Vineyards Tasting Room,  McMinnville, OR
4/8Alberta Street Pub, Portland, OR (Local Roots music night)
4/4 – Park Place Cafe, Gresham, OR
3/19Waltz Brewing, Forest Grove, OR
3/13The Horse Radish, Carlton, OR  (with special guest Calin Matei)
3/14 – Hillsboro High School fundraiser,  Hillsboro, OR
3/7 – Fundraiser for Sheridan Japanese School, Sheridan, OR