Family Stage

Saturday, Sept 17. FSU Upper Quad

Ray Owen11 AM Ray Owen

Multi-instrumentalist Ray Owen and entertainer and educator Christine Bass take children and families on a magical sing-along journey through Appalachian history and culture. They present a rich mother lode of frontier ballads, tall tales, mountain minstrel music and side-splitting stories and takes the audience trailblazing over terrain that abounds in wide-eyed surprises.

 

Cowboy Hay12 PM Cowboy Hay

Join multi-instrumentalist Cowboy Hay for a show and tell of musical instruments, songs, and stories from Appalachia and beyond. Through his songs, Cowboy Hay takes audiences on a musical history of America.

 

Jug Band with Slim Harrison and the Sunnyland Band1 PM Jug Band with Slim Harrison and the Sunnyland Band

Come join the Sunnyland Band and play along on spoons, jugs, washboards, skiffleboards, limberjacks, washtub bass, Pennsylvania Dutch “Stumpf fiddles,” African tambourines, Cajun frattrois, Native American whammy-diddles, Chines “gao” bead drums, Latin maracas, castanuelas, and guiros.

 

Cat and Fiddle Student Showcase2PM Cat and Fiddle Student Showcase

The Cat and The Fiddle is a folk music school established in Capon Bridge, WV in 2019. It is the mission of the school to foster a safe environment that promotes music education, practical folklife experience and support for growing musicians. During our showcase, we will have students and teachers from The Cat and The Fiddle sharing some of the music they have learned or taught at The Cat and The Fiddle. More info at www.thecatandthefiddlewv.com

Ray Owen
3 PM Ray Owen

Multi-instrumentalist Ray Owen and entertainer and educator Christine Bass take children and families on a magical sing-along journey through Appalachian history and culture. They present a rich mother lode of frontier ballads, tall tales, mountain minstrel music and side-splitting stories and takes the audience trailblazing over terrain that abounds in wide-eyed surprises.

Cowboy Hay4 PM Cowboy Hay

Join multi-instrumentalist Cowboy Hay for a show and tell of musical instruments, songs, and stories from Appalachia and beyond. Through his songs, Cowboy Hay takes audiences on a musical history of America.