Our new CD, Migration Road, is back from being pressed and available online (see our store page).  The CD will also be available at upcoming events.   Cris also has a biography that has been released by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press; The Badger Biography Series.  The biography is titled: "Cris Plata: From Fields to Stage/Del Campo al Escenario" and is written by Maia A. Surdam.  Check out the link to the right for more info.

Mark your calendars and come out to the following gigs.


Sunday, June 3rd:  The Cris Plata Trio will be headlining on the acoustic Chicory Stage at the "Pursuit of Happiness" festival, McPike Park, 202 Ingersoll St., Madison, WI at 6:00 p.m.  Cris will also be master of ceremonies for the Chicory Stage.

Tuesday, July 24th:  The big band will be performing at the Black Earth Concert series, Black Earth Veterans Memorial Park, 1215 Mills St., Black Earth, WI.  Concert starts at 6:30 p.m.  Food and drinks are available at the shelter.

Saturday, August 11th: The Four Piece band is back at our favorite place for a summer show. The Paoli School House has great food, adult drinks and a beautiful outdoor stage.  We are scheduled to play from 6 to 8 p.m.  The address is: 6857 Paoli Rd., Paoli, WI.  

Saturday, August 18th:   The Cris Plata trio has been invited to play at the Eken Park Festival.  The festival will take place on the 700 block of Mayer Avenue located next to the Tip Top Tavern, Ogden’s North Street Diner, and the North Street Cabaret Bar—easily accessible via public transportation (bus lines 4, 5, 10, 27, 29, 56, and 57) or by bicycle (the Starkweather Creek Path or Demetral Park Trail). Madison, WI. Our set starts at 1:30PM. 

Saturday, September 15th:  The Cris Plata trio will be performing at this year's McFarland Family Festival, McFarland, WI at 5 p.m.     More info to follow.

30 Minute Music Hour

Click on to the link below to watch our appearance on Wisconsin Public Television's 30 Minute Music Hour.

From Fields to Stage

Click the link below to take you to the Wisconsin Historical Society Press site to buy a copy of "Cris Plata: From Fields to Stage/Del Campo al Escenario."


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