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Program News : In the Tradition, 7/24: Riley Baugus / The Fiddle Special
Posted by Notlob on 2012/7/17 8:00:00 (612 reads)

Tonight's program was inspired by the John McGann tribute at the Cantab a few weeks ago when Darol Anger, Brittany Haas, Bruce Molsky, Mark Simos, Matt Glaser and Sam Grisman graced the stage for a spectacular set. The program will feature the Celtic/Old-Time/Bluegrass fiddle, as solo, duo, trio and in stringband ensemble.

British Columbia fiddling champions Kai & Lia Gronberg - - will be calling. The CD I will be playing from was recorded when Kai was 11 and Lia was 10, Kai is now 14 and Lia is 12)
Featuring fiddlers (in no particular order) include
Tom Cunningham
Eden MacAdam-Somer
Julie Metcalf, Liz Davis Maxfield, Hannah Read & Ivonne Hernandez (Folk Arts Quartet)
Skip Gorman
Andy Reiner (BMUZ, Dangerous Gentlemen)
Vi Wickam
Bruce Molsky
Kai & Lia Gronberg
Natalie MacMaster
Katherine First
Sandra Wong
Cedar Stanistreet (Noreaster)
Daniel Accardi, Armand Aromin & Caroline O'Shea (The Ivy Leaf)
Sam Amodin
Bonnie Bewick
Hanneke Cassel
Bob Childs
Graham DeZarn
Sheila Falls-Keohane
Ellen Gawler
Steve Hickman
Mary Lea
Debby Knight
Laurel Martin
Naomi Morse
Lissa Schneckenburger
Sarah Thome
Ariel Feideman
Trent Freeman, Ivonne Hernandez, Karrnnel Sawitsky & Eric Wright (The Fretless)
Ruthie Dornfield
Brendan Carey-Block
JP Cormier
Jeremy Kittel
Tashina Clairridge
Tristan Clairridge
Donna Hebert
Laura Cortese
Matt Brown
and many more....
Riley Baugus - - will be calling some time between 7-9pm to talk about his work, his musical partnership with Kirk Sutphin, and their appearance at the upcoming Lowell Folk Festival.

Festival recommendation - Fiddle 'n' Folk Fest. August 4, 2012 at Haines Park, Barrington, RI. (no URL yet, that's all the info I have)
Performers include:
Michelle Kaminsky and Alan Bradbury
Bay Spring Folk
Bob Elliott (and perhaps the Sunday Night Jammers)
Katherine Quinn
Old Fiddlers Club of RI
Bluegrass Invitation Band
Bob Drouin and Kevin Doyle
Bud Savoie
Andy and Dustine Reich

Best Regards,
Jeff Boudreau
Studio phone - 508-753-2284


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