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Thread #154064 Message #3612228
Posted By: Jon Bartlett
23-Mar-14 - 11:01 PM
Thread Name: Princeton BC Trad Music Festival 2014
Subject: Princeton BC Trad Music Festival 2014
The dates for this year's festival are 15-17 August 2014. We sure hope to welcome a bunch of Mudcat traditional enthusiasts. Performers: the application form is on the web at princetontraditional.org.
Date: August 15-17
Title: 7th Annual Princeton Traditional Music Festival
Location: Princeton, BC Canada. Princeton is about 300 km (200 miles) E of Vancouver (about a three-hour drive through spectacular landscape).
A free festival, open to all performers of traditional music. Two outdoor, two indoor stages. The festival starts Friday night with a free public dance in the town square. Presentations, workshops, concerts, panels, from 10am to 6 pm Saturday and Sunday. About 100 performers. Glorious countryside (semi-desert, mountains), an ideal vacation spot, too.
This year we are pleased as punch to present Jeff Warner and Bruce McIntyre from Portsmouth, NH. Joining them will be we hope THREE Roma bands from the northwest, the usual Irish suspects, a bellydancer with an Arabic band, shantysingers, uillean pipers, at last one Morris side and... and...