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July 8: Fiddle Tunes Finale

July 8: Fiddle Tunes Finale

Centrum’s 2017 Fiddle Tunes Festival wraps up this weekend with a rousing Fiddle Tunes Finale, with artists and traditions from around the world. Saturday, July 8, 1:30pm McCurdy Pavilion Reserved Seating $30, $25 and $16 Featuring: Klezmer: Michael Alpert, Jake Shulman-Ment, Pete Rushefsky Louisiana: Doug Kershaw Ireland: James Carty, John Carty, Maggie Carty Rhiannon Giddens and

July 4: A Day Full of Music at Fort Worden

Join us for musical fireworks, and make a day of it this 4th of July. Fiddle Tunes performances showcase some of the finest musicians in the world. We’ll have a beer and wine garden, BBQ, family-friendly park activities and evening fireworks on the water! Fiddles on the Fourth Plus BBQ on the Green Tuesday, July

July 7: Cajun & Square Dances on the Green

Get your dancing shoes on for an evening of fine music and people. Right outside the giant doors of Fort Worden’s McCurdy Pavilion, we’ll start the evening with a top-notch square dance, and close it out with Cajun music, straight from Louisiana! Plus BBQ on the Green Friday, July 7, 7:30pm Littlefield Green outside McCurdy

July 24: Keep On Keepin’ On Screening with Jazz Pianist Justin Kauflin

In partnership with Centrum’s Jazz Port Townsend, the Port Townsend’s historic Rose Theatre is pleased to welcome celebrated pianist, composer and producer Justin Kauflin, for a screening and Q&A following KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON, the award-winning documentary about his mentorship and friendship with legendary trumpeter Clark Terry. Blind since the age of 11, Kauflin forged

July 1: Voice Works Vintage Vocals Concert

The intimate Wheeler Theater is home to a rich celebration of Vintage Vocals on Saturday night, from Roots, to Jazz, and R&B, and beyond. The Vintage Vocals show presents 6 pairs of artists from Denmark, Canada, the American South, and the Pacific Northwest. Saturday’s performance is the final public concert for 2017’s Voice Works gathering. Saturday, July

Support the Blues Rhapsody Project

This year Centrum is partnering with the Rhapsody Project and bringing four young students of color to the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues workshop to deepen their experience with the American blues traditions. Centrum will provide tuition scholarships for the youth and the Rhapsody Project is raising funds for their room and board. The Rhapsody Project’s goal is