Contact Info

Drop me a line, I'm happy to answer any questions you've got!

Just know that in between music, farming, and papercutting there isn't a lot of time for email or phonecalls, so I may take a bit to get back to you.  Looking forward to it when I do.

Bennett Konesni
Farmer - Musician - Papercutter
bennett@worksongs.org
PO Box 37
Belfast, Maine 04915
207.358.9693

 

Interested in having me at your next event?  I regularly collaborate with individuals and institutions on music, food, and art.  Below are some selected examples of my recent appearances and collaborations.

 

BOOKINGS

Interested in having me at your next event?  I regularly collaborate with individuals and institutions on music, food, and art.

Please contact me directly if you are interested in booking me for your event.  
EMAIL:  BENNETT@WORKSONGS.ORG

 

SELECTED SPEAKING & TEACHING ENGAGEMENTS

Worksongs and Fair Food:  TEDxFruitvale, Oakland, CA
Adjunct Professor, Unity College
Environmental Colloquium, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
A Celebratory Yootz:  Antioch University Graduation, Keene, NH
Lasell Visiting Fellow: Pomfret School, Pomfret, CT
Guest Speaker, Groton School, Groton, MA
All-School Assembly: Sag Harbor Elementary, Sag Harbor, NY

 

MUSIC PERFORMANCE AND INSTRUCTION, WORKSHOPS & CONTRADANCES

US State Department Folk Music Ambassador with Old Gray Goose, Mongolia and Ukraine
Alma Houston Scholar and Speaker: Lunenburg Folk Harbor Festival, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Raleigh First Night, Raleigh, NC, Guitar w/Gawler Sisters Band
Worksongs, Toasting Song, Contradance: Young Farmer's Conference Stone Barns Center for  Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills, NY
Worksong Workshop Leader, Toasting Song Leader for the general assembly,  NOFA-NY      (Northeast Organic Farmer's Association of NY) Conference
Worksongs and Tunes for Edible Communities Conference, Manhattan, NY
Peformance and Art Exhibition, Umami Festival's Food Book Fair, Brooklyn, NY 

 

ART EXHIBITIONS
Please see this list


LICENSING BENNETT'S WORK AND COMMISSIONS

Logo and identity design for the Water Street Learning Center, Liberty, Maine
Private Commissions and Portraits available upon request