Featuring Gregory Meckley on violin and vocals, Eric Chesson holding down the acoustic guitar and vocals and Jonathan Wilson on Cajon and percussion. There is a strong emphasis on acoustic music and the native Appalachian and bluegrass traditions of North Carolina as well as healthy doses of Urban Soil originals and tasty Americana inspired renditions of popular cover songs
To borrow a phrase from heaven's new poet laureate, Leonard Cohen, Nicole Atkins was "born with the gift of a golden voice." Her newest songs, born of a transition of place and events, will bowl you over.Oh- and that voice ...
Marc Revenson is a musician, educator, and storyteller of American roots music and culture with a particular love for all things ukulele and harmonica. Fiddler on the Roof Meets Oh, Brother Where Art Thou ! There will a work shop for all ages preceding the show.
Combining passionate originality and fierce authenticity, Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba take West African dance music into new territory—literally, the North Carolina Piedmont. That’s where Cissokho, a griot born to a family of professional musicians in Senegal, makes his transplanted home.Irrepressible dance grooves, serpentine guitar work, and Cissokho’s soulful vocals and kora playing illuminate stories of ancient West Africa in a globalizing world.