John McCutcheon
Saturday, January 15, 2011, 8:00 pm (doors open at 7:00 pm)folk music's rustic renaissance man $26.50 advance / $28.50 at doorPurchase tickets online
January 15 8:00 pm

Brilliant lyricist and storyteller, virtuoso singer, fiddler, and guitarist, and undisputed master of the hammered dulcimer, John McCutcheon runs the gamut from kid's songs to protest anthems to updates of his Appalachian and Midwestern roots mixed with stunning originals.

In the 1960s John traded the university classroom for the front porches, union halls, and churches of the Appalachians. Under the tutelage of the greats of traditional Southern music, he mastered seven different instruments, became an insightful and powerful singer of traditional songs, and honed an ear for a good story.

In addition to a recent concert DVD (aptly titled John McCutcheon Live), John just released a new CD featuring himself and a host of his musical friends. On Passage can be found folks like Kathy Mattea, Suzy Bogguss, Tim O'Brien, Stuart Duncan, and Mollie O'Brien, with the inimitable John presiding.

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