WoodSongs Celebration of the Hammered Dulcimer: some of the finest players in America will demonstrate how much fun ... and easy ... this amazing, classic instrument can be.
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JOIN THE FUN - students, families with kids and tour groups welcome! Our show tapes each Monday at the historic LYRIC THEATRE Downtown, 300 E Third St Lexington, KY 40508. Plenty of FREE parking in the lots alongside the Lyric. Audience must be seated by 6:45PM. PLEASE REMAIN SEATED UNTIL 8:15 pm. Log on to our webcasts each Monday at 6:59pm EST. Sign up for our FREE EMAIL NEWSLETTER - the best way of staying informed for upcoming shows! Subscribe to our free MP3 & MP4 Podcast. For Tickets or reservations call 859.252.8888.
TO OUR NEW FANS - WoodSongs is not a concert. It is a live-audience broadcast taping and "musical conversation." Your laughter, applause and enthusiasm will be heard on over 500 radio stations, the American Forces Radio Network in 173 countries, in millions of TV homes across north America on Public Television and by millions more online. We're glad you can join us!
The Music Maker Relief Foundation was founded in 1994 to preserve the musical traditions of the South by directly supporting the musicians who make it. Celebrating their 20th year, they have assisted and partnered with over 300 artists, issued over 150 CDs and reached over a million people with live performance in over 40 states and 17 countries around the globe. The foundation just released a new book and double CD 'We Are the Music Makersí showcasing the work they have done with artists over their 20-year history. Appearing on this Special Event Broadcast will be Tim Duffy, who co-founded the foundation with his wife Denise, plus three legacy Music Maker artists! musicmaker.org
IRONING BOARD SAM has been playing the blues for more than 55 years and is a true musical treasure. He has amassed a staggering repertoire of both originals and classic blues songs. A truly gifted and engaging performer, Samís powerful, soulful voice and remarkable piano prowess remain undiminished. In 2012, he was named "Comeback Artist of the Year" by Living Blues Magazine, Most Outstanding Musician by Living Blues in 2013 and made a triumphant return to a packed tent at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. He just released a new album new album 'Ironing Board Sam With The Sticks'. musicmaker.org/artists/ironing-board-sam/
BOO HANKS is the greatest Piedmont Blues rediscovery in many years. From Buffalo Junction, VA, he sings and plays guitar in the style of the legendary Blind Boy Fuller. At the age of 79, he made his first recording with Music Maker and at 82 he has enjoyed performances around home as well as Lincoln Center and Belgium. musicmaker.org/artists/boo-hanks/
BIG RON HUNTER is called the world's happiest Bluesman. He owns a voice that gives people chills. Itís the kind of voice that carries warmth and tenderness, a voice that is unmistakably his own and embodies everything thatís raw, pure and beautiful about the blues. musicmaker.org/artists/big-ron-hunter/
WoodSongs Kid: Aidan Hornaday is a 14-year-old harmonica playing wonder but his heart is to teach others to give give give. This Atlanta, Georgia native is on a mission to impart the joy & necessity of giving to all ages. Aidan plays harmonica and has been a part of raising millions of dollars for those in need around the world be it people, animals or our environment through his non-profit organization Aidan Cares. Aidan has been featured on MSNBC and is a 2 time scholarship winner at Pinetop Perkins Foundation in Clarksdale Mississippi. aidancares.org
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