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Common Fence Music: Jake Blount


2022-08-08 19:00 2022-08-08 20:00 America/New_York Common Fence Music: Jake Blount

Jake Blount                  SUNDAY, AUGUST 9  @7pm and 9pm (encore) Free ONLINE Concert  Click to live stream at showtime   Jake Blount is an award-winning banjoist, fiddler, singer and scholar based in Providence, RI. He is half of the internationally touring duo Tui, a 2020 Strathmore Artist in Residence and a board member of Bluegrass Pride. Although he is proficient in multiple performance styles, he specializes in the music of Black and indigenous communities in the southeastern United States, and in the regional style of Ithaca, New York. He foregrounds the experiences of queer people and people of color in his work. He has studied with modern masters of old-time music, including Bruce Molsky, Judy Hyman (of the Horse Flies), and Rhiannon Giddens and Hubby Jenkins (of the GRAMMY-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops). Jake’s home page can be found at https://jakeblount.com/ This event brought to you by our friends at Common Fence Music.  We thank them for their commitment to the arts.

Jake Blount                 
SUNDAY, AUGUST 9  @7pm and 9pm (encore)
Free ONLINE Concert 

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Jake Blount is an award-winning banjoist, fiddler, singer and scholar based in Providence, RI. He is half of the internationally touring duo Tui, a 2020 Strathmore Artist in Residence and a board member of Bluegrass Pride. Although he is proficient in multiple performance styles, he specializes in the music of Black and indigenous communities in the southeastern United States, and in the regional style of Ithaca, New York. He foregrounds the experiences of queer people and people of color in his work. He has studied with modern masters of old-time music, including Bruce Molsky, Judy Hyman (of the Horse Flies), and Rhiannon Giddens and Hubby Jenkins (of the GRAMMY-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops).

Jake’s home page can be found at https://jakeblount.com/

This event brought to you by our friends at Common Fence Music.  We thank them for their commitment to the arts.