5 Songwriters in Concert

5 Songwriters in Concert

Bluegrass Royalty to Grammy Winners Celebrate the Year of Music in North Carolina

Join singer-songwriter-instrumentalists Cathy Fink, Alice Gerrard, Sam Gleaves, Claire Lynch and Marcy Marxer for an incredible evening of music on Saturday, April 13 at the Ashe Civic Center. The instructor team for the Ola Belle Reed Song Writer’s Retreat will come together for a concert beginning at 7:30 pm.

Cathy Fink is the Artistic Director for the Retreat, a Grammy Award winner and internationally known singer-songwriter and instrumentalist. Alice Gerrard toured extensively with Ola Belle Reed and is in the International Bluegrass Music Association Hall of Fame. Sam Gleaves is a young Appalachian artist and tradition bearer and the Folk Arts Education Director of the Handyman Settlement School.  Claire Lynch is a Grammy nominee and IBMA multi-award winning songwriter and singer and Marcy Marxer is a Grammy Award winner and a John Lennon Songwriting Contest Winner.

General admission tickets are $16 adults and $5 students and are available at the door or by calling 36-846-2787.

The Ola Belle Reed Song Writer’s Retreat is made possible with support from the Come Hear NC, a campaign celebrating North Carolina’s rich musical heritage. Learn more at ComeHearNC.com

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Apr 13 2019


7:30 pm


Ashe Civic Center
962 Mt Jefferson Rd, West Jefferson, NC 28694

The Ashe County Arts Council
wishes the North Carolina Arts Council
a Happy 50th Anniversary!