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Chicken Train–Saturday, June 30

Chicken Train-- Saturday, June 30 A master of Appalachian mountain music, John Herrmann has played banjo for 50 years and traveled the world performing for more than thirty years. Equally adept on banjo, fiddle, mandolin, bass, and guitar, he has recorded at least fifty records on labels such as Rounder, County, and Sugar Hill, and performed numerous times at the Smithsonian Folk Festival. Together he and North Carolina fiddler John Engle focus on the North Carolina fiddling style and on African-American folk ... Read more

Trio Garufa

Trio Garufa -- Saturday, June 16 Garufa:  1) boisterous and festive fun, especially that dedicated to dance and drinking; 2) a person prone to such kind of fun. The Tango: often called 'The Argentine Tango', is Argentina's contribution to the world of dance. The Tango came from the brothels and low cafes of Buenos Aires at the turn of the century. At its very beginning it was a ballet-like dance between two men, which, a little later, became the dance of the brothels where men and women had ... Read more