Sounds of the Mountains Concert Series
January 11, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm$20
The Yadkin Arts Council and the Blue Ridge Music Center present the fifth annual Sounds of the Mountains Concert Series featuring Chatham Rabbits, David Holt & Josh Goforth, and The Allen Boys
Held on the last three Saturday evenings in January 2020, this series brings together a diverse group of musicians from across North Carolina playing old-time, bluegrass, folk, Americana, blues, and gospel music. All concerts will take place in the Willingham Theater at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center in Yadkinville, N.C.
Sounds of the Mountains is part of the Blue Ridge Music Center’s On the Road series of concerts and events hosted in partnership with regional arts and cultural organizations while the venue is closed for winter and spring. These shows bring the living musical and cultural traditions of the Blue Ridge Mountains off the hilltops and into other communities in North Carolina and Virginia.
This year’s Sounds of the Mountains artist for January 11:
Chatham Rabbits + Cane Mill Road, Concertgoers can expect an evening of high-energy old-time and bluegrass with two of North Carolina’s best young bands. The husband and wife team of Austin and Sarah McCombie lead the contemporary acoustic folk group Chatham Rabbits. With Sarah on banjo and Austin on guitar, they are known for their tight harmonies on originals and old-time mountain songs. Opening the show is Cane Mill Road, recipient of the 2019 IBMA Band Momentum Award. They rock traditional bluegrass standards and put a bluegrass spin on songs by Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Gordon Lightfoot, and others.