Roger Tincknell: Music for all Ages


Here's what folks are saying about Roger's shows:

"I highly recommend bringing Roger Tincknell to your Senior Center. He is an exceptional performer...he offers audience members so much more than entertainment."--Carole Mullen, COA Director, Hopedale, MA

"Roger performs for sold out crowds at our senior center. He is one of out favorite performers!"--Chatham COA

"Roger has a way of engaging everyone in his performances!"--Mansfield, CT Senior Center

"Roger, thank you for yet another fun-filled concert at our library! You really were the icing on the cake of our multicultural Family Day. All ages felt the good will and worldwide connections.Your talent, enthusiasm and ability to reach audiences is extraordinary! Melinda Taormina, Children's Librarian, Clifton Park, NY Public Library

"One of the best, maybe THE best interactive music program we have ever had! Roger got both children and parents totally involved. Wonderful music!"--Helena Estes, Children's Librarian, Orange, CT

"Roger integrates state curriculum frameworks to his programs. He includes all children in a multi-sensory, interactive musical experience.Terrific!" --Dixie Herbst, Principal, Naquag Elementary School, Rutland, MA

"Roger is a master at keeping young kids interested and involved, and he even gets parents up and dancing. His enthusiasm is irresistible!" --Judy Stoughton, Children's Librarian, Mansfield, CT

"Roger customized his programs beautifully to suit 2 large, age-specific assemblies...and he offered a wonderful pre-concert workshop for our 4th graders!" --M. Carrillo, Studley Elementary PTO, Attleboro, MA

"Roger is a superb performer! He had children and parents laughing, singing along, and wholly engaged in his performance." --Bethany Templeton, Children's Librarian, Saugus, MA Public Library

"Roger is the consummate professional and a whole lot of fun! Songs and instruments from different cultures fascinated all ages, and smiles abounded." --Melinda Taormina, Children's Librarian, Clifton Park, NY Library

"Roger is an absolutely wonderful performer. He gets everyone singing and playing instruments" --Deborah Roe, Children's Librarian, Windsor, CT Public Library

"Roger put together an outstanding program on Civil War music for adults. He researched the period, provided interesting commentary on the lyrics, and performed a variety of songs for the audience, accompanying himself on banjo, guitar, and mandolin. We’ve hired many performers over the years, and few of them are as engaging as Roger. He is clearly delighted to share his love of music, and his enthusiasm is infectious. It’s always a treat to have him perform. Roger Tincknell has our highest recommendation!" --Nancy Hayes Clune, Assistant Director/Adult Services Librarian,Thayer Memorial Library, Lancaster, MA

"Roger is a supremely talented musician, able to play many different instruments. But more importantly, he is a gifted performer of programs for children.That is extremly important. Roger combines his talent with his experience as a music teacher and it's a winning combination. His programs are educational but also fun. Roger has the children singing and dancing...a good time is had by all- including the parents!" --Molly Hancock, Coordinator of Youth Services, Pollard Library, Lowell, MA

Family Concert, Northampton, MA
Thu, Oct 5, 2023, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children's Songs and Singing Games Concert at Vernon Street Head Start. Sponsored by a LCC grant from the Northampton Arts Council.
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Family Concert, Montague, MA
Fri, Oct 20, 2023, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Children's Songs and Singing Games Family Concert at 4 The Love Of Learning Preschool
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Senior Concert, Burlington, MA
Tue, Oct 31, 2023, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Halloween Concert at Senior Center (781) 270-1953
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Roger's News
Grant applications accepted starting Sept 1. All Massachusetts non-profit organizations are eligible. Contact me for how to apply.
I’ve recently begun offering in-person concerts for the first time since March, 2020!

78 Pratt Corner Rd., Shutesbury, MA 01072
Home: (413) 259-1146, Cell: 413-210-0239

CT Libraries Performers Dir.
Davis Bates