4 Day Musical Rafting Retreat on the Wild and Scenic Rogue River with Alice Di Micele and Keith Greeninger
April 03, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsJoin acclaimed singer/songwriters Keith Greeninger and Alice Di Micele for a 4-Day Musical Camping Raft trip down Oregon's Wild and Scenic Rogue River. Spend four days rafting, hiking, swimming and singing in the magnificent Rogue River. Trip includes nightly performances and campfire jams led Keith and Alice,a vocal workshop, a songwriting workshop, hiking, and yoga led by Alice. Trip cost is $799 and includes delicious meals, all rafting equipment, workshops, and fabulous guides.
Camp trips with Rogue Wilderness Adventures are a gourmet camping experience. Experience Oregon's premier wilderness river camping under the stars at night. River bank camping provides a true wilderness experience free from the infringements of civilization. At the end of the rafting day, guides set up camp and become chefs in the preparation of delicious camp meals. You just relax and enjoy the scenic splendor of the wilderness corridor while our staff expertly handles all camp chores. This retreat is open to both musicians who would like a unique opportunity to hang out with and learn from Keith and Alice and those who appreciate music. All workshops, nightly concerts, and music jams are optional as there is much exploring to be done on side creeks and along the river.
About: Alice Di Micele
The first thing you'll notice about Alice Di Micele is her voice. With a five-octave range that is intense, sensual, rich and soulful, Di Micele has been known to turn a noisy bar silent within a few notes. Her warm presence and humor disarm and create a rare intimacy between audience and performer: Alice is a vocalist that moves people! A kick-ass guitarist as well, whether playing solo or with a band her acoustic guitar conjures percussive poly-rhythms, bass lines, and melodies that perfectly frame her vocals. The 2007 release "by ebb & by flow" is her first studio recording in 9 years. After a five year sabbatical spent whitewater kayaking and raft guiding in the Oregon Wilderness, Alice returns with an album steeped in her love for life in the natural world. http://www.alicedimicele.com
About: Keith Greeninger
Keith Greeninger is a seasoned troubadour, political activist award-winning songwriter, and unforgettable performer. His masterfully crafted tunes and powerful presence have earned him the top songwriting awards at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, The Kerrville Folk Festival and The Napa Valley Folk Festival. From the deep laid back grooves of a soulful ballad to the righteous intensity of a hard-driving anthem his rich vocal range conveys strength tempered with vulnerability, and a deep connection to the land, community, and family. A fourth generation Northern Californian, Keith has traveled and lived throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America. His music has been deeply influenced by his work with Native American and Latin cultures. http://www.keithgreeninger.com
About: Rogue Wilderness Adventures
Rogue Wilderness Adventures is one of the most diversified outfitting companies on the Rogue River offering Rafting and Kayaking trips on the both the "recreation" and "wild" section of the Rogue River. In addition, they offer Rogue River trail hiking trips as well as Salmon and Steelhead fishing trips.
For: Rogue Wilderness Adventures PO Box 1110 Merlin, Oregon 97532
Further information: Reservations 800-336-1647
General Information: 541-479-9554