Nationally touring songwriter performing at library


Minnesota singer and songwriter Zach Johnson will perform at the Park Rapids Area Library

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday June 13.

Johnson is a nationally touring artist, performing 75 or more dates annually and is a member of the Grammy Recording Foundation. He has entertained on stages of all sizes across the country and appeared on multiple radio shows. He plays a variety of instruments, including 6- and 12-string acoustic and electric guitars, baritone guitar, dobro, banjo, mandolin, violin, lap steel, harmonicas, octave mandolin, viola, bass, drums, percussion, banjolin, dulcimer, ukulele, pedal steel and more.

Johnson's repertoire covers a wide range of styles and genres — from folk to jazz, rock to spoken word, blues to pop, country to a cappella, gospel to instrumental and more.

He'll share his experiences as a singer/songwriter.

His hit YouTube channel, thesongadayproject, has Johnson bringing a song — either original or cover — from wherever he is on any given day and has run for over 2,000 consecutive days.

This free Legacy Program is funded in part or in whole with money from the vote of the people

of Minnesota on Nov. 4, 2008 which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota's arts and

cultural heritage.