Sam Gleaves & Deborah Payne

1890 Building

Singer, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter Sam Gleaves is rooted in Appalachian sounds, while his original songs tell stories about love, the home place, working people, and current social issues in the mountains. His performances combine traditional Appalachian ballads, dance tunes, original songs, and the stories that surround the music. He’ll perform with Deborah Payne.

Songs of the Adirondacks with Jamcrackers

Sheep Barn

Dan Berggren, Peggy Lynn, and Dan Duggan have combined talents to create Jamcrackers, named in honor of the river drivers who broke up log jams. Those drivers worked hard to find solutions, to get things rolling again, and they couldn’t do the job alone. These three feel the same way about their music. With guitars […]

Appalachian Flatfooting with Rodney Sutton

Dance Building

Rodney Clay Sutton is performs and teaches of Appalachian step dance, both flatfoot and clogging. He calls square and contra dances, tells stories, and sings ballads. Rodney offers workshops, lectures, and demonstrations for a range of age groups or for occasions such as weddings, anniversaries, or even corporate gatherings.He is also a concert and festival producer, […]

Foot Percussion with Bourque Émissaires

Bourque Émissaires are Benoit Bourqua and Antoine Pigeon-Bourque. Benoit is a versatile artist overflowing with energy and a contagious joie de vivre, who has been winning the public over more than 30 years. Charismatic, exuberant, warm, funny, limber, the band’s sparkplug are a few words to describe him. Antoine started playing piano at the age […]

The Vox Hunters & Friends

1890 Building

The Vox Hunters (Armand Aromin and Benedict Gagliardi) are seekers and singers of old songs, cultivators of local (Rhode Island) music, and chronic multi-instrumentalists. They are touted as strong tradition-bearers in their generation, and their genuine affinity for the music is evident in the emotion they draw from it. With a pair of oft-harmonizing voices […]

Cool Guitar Tricks! with Andy Cohen

Dutch Barn

Andy Cohen is a blues musician who plays, for the most part, Southeastern music that used to be found on 78’s, including blues, gospel, country dance music, fiddle tunes, monologues, ballads, classic rags, ditties, country songs, and boogies. As well as a virtuoso finger-style guitarist, he is also an enthusiastic proponent of the dolceola, a […]

Bowing 747 with George Wilson

Sheep Barn

A talented multi-instrumentalist and singer, George Wilson samples a wide variety of traditional and folk styles. As a fiddler, he has over 500 tunes for dancing and listening—tunes from New England, Quebec, Cape Breton, Scotland, Ireland, and Shetland. His dynamic fiddling, strongly influenced by Cape Breton and French Canadian styles, has been popular with contra […]

Hubby Jenkins

1890 Building

Hubby Jenkins is a talented singer and multi-instrumentalist (especially banjo, guitar, and bones). Having delved into his Southern roots, he follows the thread of African American history that wove itself through country blues, ragtime, fiddle and banjo, and traditional jazz. After years of busking around the country and playing with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, as […]

Cedar Stanistreet & Donal Sheets

Cedar Stanistreet graduated from the North Bennet Street school of violinmaking in 2012. He then worked in the Boston area before moving to western Massachusetts. He has worked at Stamell Strings (shops in Amherst, MA; and Poughkeepsie, NY) since 2015, where he does restoration and set-up work on violins, violas, and cellos. He is a master […]

Young Tradition Vermont

Dutch Barn

Young Tradition Vermont The 2020/2021 Young Tradition Touring Group consists of teen players, singers and dancers who focus on learning and performing a variety of traditional music and dance repertoire over the course of 9 months, starting in September 2020. Group members learn from and are supported by manager Mark Sustic and artist leaders Oliver Scanlon, Fern Tamagini-O’Donnell and […]

Sunday Afternoon Concert

Main Stage

Lost & Found with Roger the Jester • The Great Groove Band • The Vox Hunters • Sam Gleaves & Deborah Payne • Sally Rogers & Howie Bursen • the Byrne Family • Cedar Stanistreet & Donal Sheets • Bethany Yarrow • the Amidons • and Jim Lloyd with Hunter Wilson & Sophia Pucket   […]