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Moore Auditorium

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79 Cascade St
Mars Hill, NC 28754 United States

April 2022

An Evening with Jake Blount and Nic Gareiss

April 02 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Moore Auditorium, 79 Cascade St
Mars Hill, NC 28754 United States
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Jake Blount is an award-winning banjoist, fiddler, singer and ethnomusicologist. He is the 2020 recipient of the Steve Martin Banjo Prize, and a two-time winner and many-time finalist at Clifftop. Blount specializes in the music of Black communities in the southeastern United States, and in the regional style of the Finger Lakes, and foregrounds the experiences of queer people and people of color in his work. His first full-length solo album, Spider Tales (Free Dirt Records & Service Co.) debuted…

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