September is Virginia's Music Heritage Month
Celebrating the rich origins of music in Southwest Virginia and across the state.
Virginia’s music scene boasts a variety of different genres such as bluegrass, country, gospel, R&B, rock and roll, jazz, folk, and more. Diverse music venues ranging from historic concert halls to small intimate settings, provide music lovers across the state with hundreds of performances a year by world-famous musicians.
Know before you go! Please wear a mask or face covering when indoors and observe Virginia’s current safety guidelines when you travel.
Hailed as the birthplace of country music, Virginia is without a doubt home to Bluegrass legends and contemporary virtuosos. Check out the trailers below for the new Ken Burns documentary, "Country Music", and "Fiddlin'" , an award winning film celebrating the massive Galax Fiddler's convention.