Memorial Concerts

2019 Memorial Concert Poster

2019 Memorial Concert Poster - Click to download or print

Each year Roger's friends get together to remember him and to perform together, with everyone joining in on the finale in Roger's memory. The most recent Memorial Concert was held on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at William Jeffrey's Tavern in Arlington, Virginia. Due to the pandemic, both the 2020 and the 10-Year Anniversary concert in 2021 were postponed.

2011 Memorial Concert Performer BadgeThe Roger Henderson Memorial Benefit Concert was held on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at Jammin' Java in Vienna, Virginia before a packed and enthusiastic audience. The show helped to raise funds for Roger's then-12-year old daughter, Galen Henderson, and also featured a special performances by Galen and by Roger's brother, Skip Henderson. The show was emceed by the host of Traditions, Mary Cliff. Performers paying tribute to Roger were (in alphabetical order): Jack Bond | Carey Colvin | Bill Danoff | Owen Danoff | Ron Goad | Keith Grimes | Rocky Guttman | Galen Henderson | Skip Henderson | Granger Helvey | Matt Holsen | Chad Lash | Tom Lofgren | Lena Markley | Sanford Markley | Renee Moyer | Pete Papageorge | Mary Ann Redmond | Dusty Rose | Larry Tapper | Dulcie Taylor | Brook Yoder

The September 25, 2011 concert was videotaped by Matt Holsen and can be viewed on YouTube at the following links:

Roger Henderson Memorial Benefit Concert - Part 1 of 3

Roger Henderson Memorial Benefit Concert - Part 2 of 3

Roger Henderson Memorial Benefit Concert - Part 3 of 3