11th & Grant With Eric Funk

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is the premiere outlet for music performance in Montana, seeking out the state's most acclaimed, accomplished, and pioneering talent. The Emmy winning performance series also devotes significant time to each artist's personal story, insights into their music and their approach to life, ultimately providing a deeper experience than a seat at a concert. Accomplished composer and musician Eric Funk serves as host and artistic director, hand selecting each performer from communities around the state to form a diverse series featuring genres from jazz to classical, country to zydeco, and rock to fusion.

Jim Averitt & Friends (No. 1204)

Jim Averitt showcases his Montana inspired folk & Americana music

Jim Averitt showcases his Montana inspired folk & Americana music on 11th & Grant with Eric Funk.  He is joined by Bozeman musicians Chelsea Hunt on fiddle and Tom Murphy on Mandolin. Averitt performs regionally on a regular basis and has shared the stage and studio with many well-known names, including Jackson Browne, Joe Cocker, Joe Walsh, Pat Benatar, Toto, Les McCann, Tom Rush, David Wilcox, Rambling Jack Elliott, Jim Messina, Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins. He has co-written several tunes with Jim Messina, Jane Fonda, Ted Turner and Kostas. Soundtracks credited to Jim include HBO, 20/20 and an MS national commercial.   His music is also included in many documentaries. Experience Averitt’s one of a kind music and his lyrical stories inspired by his adventures and travels, on this all-original episode.

Jim Averitt & Friends

11th & Grant with Eric Funk is proudly supported by these Individuals and Montana Businesses:

Funders for this season of 11th & Grant

To find out how you can support the show that supports Montana artists, contact: aaron_pruitt@montanapbs.org

Directed by:
Scott Sterling

Produced by:
Paul "Gomez" Routhier

Audio Director:
Jeremiah Slovarp - Jereco Studios, Inc.

Executive Producer
Aaron Pruitt

- 11th & Grant is a production of KUSM-TV/MontanaPBS, MSU-Bozeman -