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Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Days

May 13 - May 19

Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Days

May 13-19th

Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Days celebrates the role of the Appalachian mountain dulcimer in American life with seven days of dulcimer-infused performances, workshops and hands-on opportunities to experience the dulcimer and other forms of art in Tennessee’s Oldest Town. Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Week takes place May 13 through May 19. Try your hand at the dulcimer during a workshop or sit back and enjoy the many mountain dulcimer concerts dotted throughout Jonesborough.

Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Days is providing the opportunity for the public to create art in more ways than just musically. The week is jam-packed with hands-on arts in public places by local artists and makers. These hands-on opportunities are free and sponsored by the Jonesborough Dulcimer Friends and Music on the Square.

Contact Don Burger for more information 828.553.7543

 

 

Below is the full schedule:

 

Monday, May 13

6:30-8:00pm Opening Concert at the Mockingbird Music Room, 210 Spring Street

Tuesday, May 14

1:00-4:00pm Fox Street Dulcimer Appearances**

6:30pm Parlor Recital*

Wednesday, May 15

1:00-4:00pm Main Street Dulcimer Gatherings**

6:30pm Parlor Recital*

Thursday, May 16

1:00-4:00pm Boone Street Dulcimer Troubadours**

Friday, May 17

11:00am-4:00pm Jonesborough Dulcimer Friends at the Christopher Taylor Cabin, 124 W. Main Street

7:00pm Music on the Square with Joe Collins

Saturday, May 18

9:30am-3:00pm Dulcimer Workshops at the Mockingbird Music Room, 210 Spring Street

3:30pm Root Beer Garden Concert at the Eureka Inn Courtyard, 127 W. Main Street

6:30pm Parlor Recital*

Sunday, May 19th

2:00-4:00pm Old Hymns and Sacred Music at the Embree House Historic Farm, 142 Matthews Mill Rd., Telford, TN

*Parlor Recitals: Small audience concerts in historic homes. Call 828-553-7543 for more info.

**Dulcimer soloists and groups will appear throughout the afternoon

Details

Start:
May 13
End:
May 19
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https://www.facebook.com/events/2061812737271887/

Organizer

Jonesborough
Phone:
423-753-1010
Email:
info@jonesborough.com
Website:
www.jonesborough.com

Venue

Downtown Jonesborough
116 W Main St
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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Phone:
423-753-1010
Website:
jonesborough.com

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