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2015 Fiddle Tunes Showcase: July 3 Performances

2015 Fiddle Tunes Showcase: July 3 Performances

The 2015 incarnation of the Festival of American Fiddle Tunes brings together more than 30 faculty members from four different countries, along with hundreds of particpants – all of whom share the rich history and diverse styles of fiddle music together here at Fort Worden. This is a grand American gathering, and the week culminates in two


Celebrate the 4th with CENTRUM!

Saturday, July 4, 2015 Fiddles on the Fourth 1:30 p.m. – McCurdy Pavilion – Fort Worden State Park Tickets: $28, $23, $15      Cape Breton, Nova Scotia: Kinnon and Betty Lou Beaton      California: Suzy Thompson and friends      Bluegrass: Billy Baker, with Jack Hinshelwood and friends      Missouri: Vesta Johnson and


A Blues Moment: Michael Jerome Browne

Centrum is excited to welcome back Michael Jerome Browne to the faculty of the 2015 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival. A multi-instrumentalist, equally comfortable on guitars, banjos, fiddle, mandolin and harmonica, Browne gave the late Long John Baldry “that kind of tingle like when I first heard Lead Belly and Big Bill Broonzy.” Browne’s taste for