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A Blues Moment: The Sherman Holmes Project with Brooks Long & Phil Wiggins

A Blues Moment: The Sherman Holmes Project with Brooks Long & Phil Wiggins

In the world of blues music, every day is a gift. As time passes, and unique voices pass on, we treasure every opportunity we have to spend time with the masters that remain – as well as with those on the rise. In 2015, we’re honored to welcome the Sherman Holmes Project with Brooks Long to

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Register for the 2015 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival

We’ve just opened registration for the 2015 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival. Don’t wait to register –early-registrants get first dibs on Fort housing, as well as the best blues mojo going into the new year! Register online for the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival We’re still hard at work putting together the 2015 gathering, but

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2014 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival Photos

A hearty thanks to Roz Powell, who documented the weeklong 2014 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival. From workshop jams, to instrument sessions, and concert/club experiences – she got it all. We’ve embedded a slideshow into this post, but feel free to see the whole album on Flickr. In addition, check out photos from other years, and

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Thursday Night Bluesiana Dance Party with Maria Muldaur

Come with your dancing shoes and enjoy a raucous night of Blues dance music like you’ve never heard before.  The Fort’s on-campus caterer, Bon Appetit, will serve up a major gumbo & jambalaya dinner prior to the show out on the Littlefield Green next to the pavilion starting at 6:00 p.m., so come early and make

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Saturday Afternoon Blues Showcase Concert

Centrum’s Acoustic Blues Showcase offers a walk through the roots and regions of traditional blues originating in the Southern USA. From the hallelujah of the gospel choir; to the intricate finger-style guitar of the Piedmont region; the fiery passion of the Delta blues; the foot stompin’ Mississippi Hill-Country blues; to Ragtime and its syncopated rhythms;

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