Sun, Sep 02, 2018
- 6:00 PM-11:00 PM
SVMF's Bluegrass Minifest will feature Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, a 2018 Grammy Award nominee and 10-time International Bluegrass Music Association Fiddle Player of the Year Award winner. Blind from birth, Cleveland started playing violin at age 4. By the time he was a teenager, he had performed at the Grand Ole Opry and on Prairie Home Companion and shared the stage with a number of famous bluegrass artists. Now he is one of the most awarded and celebrated fiddlers in the history of bluegrass music.
With chops so hot, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen was named IBMA’s 2016 Instrumental Group of the Year for the second time, with a third nomination in 2017. Their critically acclaimed album “Cold Spell” earned a 2015 Grammy nomination for Best Bluegrass Album of the Year. Frank Solivan has built a reputation as a monster mandolinist. With his band, Dirty Kitchen, their respect and deep understanding of the bluegrass tradition collides with jazz virtuosity creating an unforgettable performance.
Circus No. 9 is a progressive bluegrass outfit, that blurs the lines between bluegrass, jazz, jambands, and more. Described as “John Hartford meets John Coltrane,” the group has appeared alongside artists including David Grisman, Bryan Sutton, Larry Keel.
- Pavilion $37; Lawn (adult) $32; Lawn (children) $10
07/20/2018 and additional dates
Last Updated: 05/14/2018
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