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Join us for Roots of American Music’s 17th Annual Benefit for Education!


The Ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute Featuring Terry Lee Goffee

Sunday, Octobert 21, 2018

Beachland Ballroom

Terry Lee Goffee brings his Ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute to the Beachland Ballroom in a benefit concert for Roots of American Music.  Enjoy the music of the “Man in Black”, whose rockabilly style blending country, rock, blues and gospel made him a legend.  Don’t miss this fun and memorable evening spotlighting the music of a true legend.



5:00 pm: Dinner for VIP Patrons/Sponsors

VIP Meet & Greet with Terry Lee Goffee

6:00 pm: Doors Open for General Admission Ticket Holders

7:00 pm: Concert


To purchase General Admission tickets:

General Admission $25                      Contact 216-383-1124 or beachlandballroom.com/event/1739479-roots-american-music-benefit-cleveland/


To purchase VIP Tickets and Sponsorships:

VIP Tickets $135 (Tax deduction of $70)     

Includes concert ticket, pre-concert dinner, drinks, VIP Meet & Greet with Terry Lee Goffee, and valet parking.


Sponsorships $500-$5,000

Includes concert tickets, pre-concert dinner, drinks, VIP Meet & Greet with Terry Lee Goffee, valet parking, and marketing/recognition opportunities.


Contact Roots of American Music at 216-321-9350 or purchase online.

Tickets & Sponsorships


Jason White


Jason White will perform in Cleveland on Saturday evening, October 14, 2017, for a fund-raiser for the non-profit music and education organization Roots of American Music. Proceeds will benefit the ROAM outreach education mission.

for ticket purchases, Please call the ROAM office at 216 321 9350

Jason is a Native-Cleveland singer-songwriter who has lived in Nashville for two decades. His songs have been recorded by country legends Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood and Diamond Rio, and string-band icons Old Crow Medicine Show. He has appeared on Austin City Limits.

Join us at the 78th Street Studios – the former American Greetings building, located at 300 West 78th Street, Cleveland, Ohio, 44102, in the Gordon Square Arts District.

6:00 pm – In the first part of the benefit, for VIP ticket holders, Jason White will be recording a few songs in the Well Made Music studio. The recording studio is a direct-to-lacquer process company, which is called Earnest Tube, and is the way records were made in the 1920s and ’30s.

7:30 pm – Part 2 of the benefit, for general admission and VIP ticket holders, Jason will perform in concert upstairs on the third floor at the Survival Kit Gallery.

uptown roots fest

(click to view the Roots Fest web page at universitycircle.org)

Toby’s Plaza+Happy Dog At the Euclid Tavern

Oct. 14 5pm-Midnight

New Soft Shoe, Long Road, High Plains Jamboree



Oct. 15 Noon-Midnight

Sam Hooper Group, Charlie & Celia, Rebekah Jean & Duchess, Shakka Hasberry Jr Blessington, Wallace Coleman blues folk

Zoe & Cloyd




Please join Roots of American Music in a Benefit Concert featuring David Childers

Sunday, October 16th at 5-7pm Frank Lloyd Wright’s, Louis Penfield House on River Road in Willoughby.

House Tour 4-4:45pm

David Childers. North Carolina’s most prolific living songwriter. “The Lucky Stranger”.

Only 40 tickets are available.

Food, Drink and a Tour of the Louis Penfield House is included in the $75 ticket.

The evening includes a Cash Challenge and Silent Auction. Tickets are PREPAID. No reservations.

Call 216 321.9350 or email todd@rootsofamericanmusic.org for tickets and more info.

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Louis Penfield House
2203 River Road Willoughby, Ohio 44094