Malphonia continues their summer patio tour with a return engagement Wednesday, August 17, 6-8pm, at Toast in Gordon Square. Join us for an al fresco happy hour of spirits, culinary delights, and of course our three century spanning repertoire of familiar, and sometimes questionable music.Read More Patio Tour 2016: Toast, August 17
Summer is in all its glory and so are the fellas of Malphonia, Cleveland’s rock star neutral musical ensemble and leading advocates of the open carry of instruments. Luckily for our fans, our glory is being shared outside of our own minds and private patio, bringing our musical stylings to several favorite al fresco sites […]Read More 2016 Summer Patio Tour
Malphonia had the pleasure of sharing the CHA outdoor stage for the July 3 party. Our principal brassist played one handed and recorded a video selfie with the other. Here’s an excerpt of the perennial favorite “Brazil”Read More CHA Independence Day party
For the second year, Rooms To Let Cleveland will be held in Slavic Village, and once again Malphonia is pleased to be part of the installation. Join us Sunday afternoon (5/22/16) as we provide a certain ambiance to the installation. As always, our repertoire will span a range of rock-star neutral™ renderings of old and […]Read More Rooms to Let: Music for an Installation
In the Spring young mens fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love, but for us middle age Malphonians, we think about sitting outside to play our “music”. Such will be the opportunity this May 13th, when the first Walkabout Tremont kicks off in the historic/nostalgic neighborhood of Tremont. Join us between 6 and 9 pm […]Read More Sitting About Tremont
We’re getting our polka chops in shape for one of our favorite holidays; it’s Dyngus Day Cleveland style this March 28. Join us as we kick off the celebrations at Tremont’s Prosperity Social Club from 12-2, or meet us as we take our talents to Detroit-Shoreway’s Toast Wine Bar from 4-7. In addition to our usual line […]Read More Dyngus 2016 with Malphonia
Malphonia will be lending their versatile talents to help kick off Fandom 216–The Art of Sports, on Sunday January 10, 1-4 at Waterloo Arts in Collinwood. We’ve added some rousing Sports Marches to our set to get everyone in the mood, as well as old favorites including polkas, light opera, and other shenanigans. Go FRANCHISE! […]Read More Fandom 216: HIKE!
Cleveland’s longest running artwalk will be the setting for our latest rock-star neutral performance. Set against the until recently affordable neighborhood and soon to burst entertainment bubble on Professor, Malphonia will surely provide a stark contrast to the high rolling, valet-parking, weekend adult playground with their grumpy, un-amplified, centuries spanning repertoire this Friday, August 14, […]Read More Tremont Artwalk hosts Malphonia
Fresh off of our Cleveland World Fest gig, where we were charged with no less a task than inaugurating the Scene Busker Stage,™ Malphonia will return to their sometimes summer home of CHA Pizza and Spirits this Wednesday, August 5th. Located in Battery Park, so named for the naturally occurring battery runoff found in the […]Read More Gramps Before Amps
We’re proud to have been a part of the Cleveland World Festival since its inaugural year three years ago, and we will be bringing our worldly stylings once again to the Scene Busker Stage™ on August 2, starting at 11:45. As always, our repertoire will span centuries, countries, and styles, from light opera favorites, to […]Read More Cleveland World Fest!