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American Roots Series

As a musical tradition, American Roots was born out of early folk music, then shaped by the country’s political and cultural evolution through the 20th century. Today it bears the influence of a wide range of musical styles, including early jazz and gospel, folk, bluegrass, Cajun, country, spirituals, and many others, with a come one, come all bent.

Masterclass & Concert Series

Learn from guest artists and stay for their concert.  Check back for details and dates!

Weekly Bluegrass Jam
Thursdays, 7:30 – 9:00 pm, starting October 7.

Bluegrass Band Scrambles – experience the bluegrass tradition
January 22, 2022, and April 30, 2022

Group Classes – Classes are taught with the folk tradition in mind in a community-based social setting.  Pick up songs shared in the Bluegrass and Roots tradition, learning melodies by ear. Song-based and aural learning works a whole different part of the brain than reading music off the page.  Learning in this manner opens up a whole new world of musical and social possibilities. Whether you’re a beginner or the best on the block there’s a place – and a class – for you here.

Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.

– Maya Angelou