American Folk Music Sampler

American Folk Music Sampler

Please note, the American Folk Music Sampler is over for the 2017 season.

A taste of the wide variety of styles, stories, and sounds of American Folk Music, from the Blues tradition, to the Pete Seeger/Woody Guthrie tradition, to the singer-songwriter tradition to New Folk.

Announcing Military Park's end of summer Folk Music Series! This year Military Park is bringing folk music to the park on Tuesday nights from August 22nd to September 12. All performances will take place at 6:00 PM on the Great Lawn.

Here is the lineup:

August 22, 2017 - Guy Davis: A solo acoustic performance by "The Ambassador of Blues"

August 29, 2017 - Spook Handy & the Seed Planters: Remembering Pete Seeger – Songs of Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie and new songs about the world we live in today

September 5, 2017 - New Voices of Folk: Three uniquely talented emerging female singer-songwriters from across the Northeast: Lara HerschovitchTrina Hamlin, and Sharon Goldman

September 12, 2017 - Tret Fure: The Renaissance Woman of American Folk Music