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"FOLK GUILD GOES BEYOND A SIMPLE FOLK SONG"

The Hudson Valley Folk Guild's Friends of Fiddler's Green Chapter will be presenting Walt Michael in concert.

Walt Michael is considered to be a virtuoso of tremendous influence in the revival of the hammered dulcimer, Walt’s wide repertoire ranges from old-time Southern Appalachian, to Celtic, to breath-taking original compositions.  As a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist and he has recorded fourteen albums and instructional videos, appeared at the Lincoln Center,  the Kennedy Center and toured extensively throughout the US, Canada, Europe and the UK.

His music has been heard on ABC-TV, NBC's Tonight Show, Broadway, BBC, TNN, CBC, OLN and PBS.  Walt Michael is the Artist in Residence at McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland; as well as founder and Executive Director of Common Ground on the Hill, an international art organization which seeks to promote interracial harmony through the traditional arts.

 

Date:Friday, Oct 12th, 2018
Time:8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:$10 at the door and $8 in advance
Contact Phone:(845) 229-0170
Contact Email:hvfolks@aol.com
Contact URL:https://hudsonvalleyfolkguild.org/
Location: Hyde Park United Methodist Church
1 Church Street
Hyde Park, NY 12538

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