29th Annual Spring Dulcimer Festival (ALL WEEKEND!)

29th Annual Spring Dulcimer Festival


Cambridge Center for Adult Ed.,
56 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, 02140

(Harvard Square)

Bruce Hutton & Chris Romaine
Lorraine and Bennett perform, teach and lead jam sessions.

An intimate festival located in historic Cambridge, MA. The celebration of spring and music begins with Dulcimers in Concert at 8:00 p.m. Friday evening featuring the Hammonds and other workshop leaders. Saturday provides a full day of workshops and jamming. Come learn, play and sing with individualized workshops for beginning and experienced Appalachian dulcimer players and coaching sessions for hammered dulcimer. All day guided jam sessions welcome banjos, fiddles and all folk instruments. Vendors will be present in the courtyard. Saturday evening’s concert will be presented in conjunction with the Folksong Society of Greater Boston. It will feature Bruce Hutton and Chris Romaine performing songs and tunes from the rural South. The festivities will conclude with a family concert by the Hammonds at 3:00 on Sunday afternoon.

Cost: Friday concert – $10.00; Full day festival – $50.00; morning or afternoon only – $30.00; Saturday concert – $15.00 or $10.00 for festival participants; Sunday concert is free