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Welcome to Raison D'Etre's home page. Here, you can listen to our music, view a showcase video, find where we are playing next.  

See our CALENDAR page for more detailed schedule and links to our shows.

Roberta has a solo website for her poetry and Arts in Healing music events.  Check it out here.

Raison D'Etre is delighted to be included in the Kentucky Arts Council's Performing Arts Directory. 

In recognition of artistic excellence, Raison D'Etre has been selected to participate in the Performing Arts Directory, a program of the Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, which is supported by state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 Roberta's song, "Sure Thing" was selected as a finalist in the Folk/Americana Category of The Great American Song Contest.


We are happy to announce that "The Night John Hartford Opened for Us" from our album, So Dear, is getting airplay in Indiana, New Jersey, Austria, Arkansas, Connecticut, Michigan, Tennessee, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Iowa according to the latest track report from Acoustic Rainbow Sampler.




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Poet & Song Series

Falcon Theatre, Newport, KY

Raison D'Etre presents four house concerts a season in Falcon Theatre's "house." We collect donations for the performers. Be sure to save your seat by RSVP-ing at the link.