Past Shows

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This is what our musicians get to see… pretty cool, and many say it’s like playing in a giant living room full of their best friends.

Soundchecking with John Jorgenson, Simon Planting, and Jason Anick. John Jorgenson Quintet

Soundchecking with John Jorgenson, Simon Planting, and Jason Anick. John Jorgenson Quintet

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Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas: as good as it gets.

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Katie Glassman and Snapshot, Texas swing fiddler, 2-time National Champion. She’s incredible, her band is just perfect, and they deserve a national spotlight and big audiences. See them anywhere you can!!

The view from above. John Jorgenson's quintet rock the house.

The view from above. John Jorgenson’s quintet rock the house.

Libby Rodenbaugh of Mipso

Libby Rodenbaugh of Mipso

 

I wish we could say we discovered Mipso, but instead we have to settle for being the anchor gig on their first New England tour.

I wish we could say we discovered Mipso, but instead we have to settle for being the anchor gig on their first New England tour.

 

Blake Miller of the Revelers hamming it up during a sound check. Accordion players, especially Cajun ones, absolutely have more fun.

Blake Miller of the Revelers hamming it up during a sound check. Accordion players, especially Cajun ones, absolutely have more fun.

The Skunk Misery Ramblers (or at least a bunch of them) open a show with a couple of tunes.

The Skunk Misery Ramblers (or at least a bunch of them) open a show with a couple of tunes.

 

The one and only Solas

 

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The phenomenal Ben Sollee

Dana Leong

The Duhks

Jordana Greenburg of Harpeth Rising

Jordana Greenburg of Harpeth Rising

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards

Bearfoot

Maeve Gilchrist, musician extraordinaire.

Maeve Gilchrist, musician extraordinaire.

Crooked Still

Hot Club of Cowtown

Hands of Ben

Hands of Ben

Hanneke Cassel

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas

Rushad Eggleston, the one. The only.

Rushad Eggleston, the one. The only.

Brittany Haas & Lauren Rioux

Brittany Haas, Paul Kowert, and Jordan Tice

Jeremy Kittel, Josh Pinkham, Simon Chrisman

Jeremy Kittel, Josh Pinkham, Simon Chrisman

Vishten

Christian Howes

Rushad Eggleston

MATUTO

The hands of Blake Miller, rocking the dance floor at our semi-annual dance.

The hands of Blake Miller, rocking the dance floor at our semi-annual dance.

Nuala Kennedy

Claire Lynch

Grada

Beolach

Frank Vignola

Nora Jane Struthers

Jeffrey Broussard and the Creole Cowboys

Sweetback Sisters

Rosie Flores

Jeremy Kittel   

Jay Ungar and Molly Mason 

Marley’s Ghost  

Giveway 

Andrea Beaton and Mairi Rankin 

Gandalf Murphy and the Slambovian Circus 

Deep breath… and and Mike Block & Clay Ross and The Heartland String Project and Nuala Kennedy and The Glengarry Bhoys and Mike & Ruth and Rushad Eggleston and Jason Anick and Liz and Yvonne Kane and the London Lasses and so on……..

 

The Duhks, Grammy-winning crowd favorites.

 

One of our rare contra dances… it gets a little crowded!

Hanneke Cassel leads one of her superb workshops

Charlie Chadwick of John Jorgenson’s group demonstrates his folding bass.

One of our favorite fiddlers/singers, Mia Friedman

Nicola Joyce of Grada, great singer, even better friend.

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A typical workshop zoo. Most aren’t quite as crowded as this, but you never know…!

This is the view the band sees. Kind of a zoo, no?

Gudrun Walther of Cara, Irish National Champ fiddler, leads a workshop

3 mandolins in a boat, from the Bearfoot Bluegrass Camp for Kids