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Women in Traditional Music--Ferrante & O'Herin at St. John's Coffeehouse, Sept. 14, 7:30pm

Presented by St. John's Coffeehouse Concerts at St. John's Episcopal Church at St. John's Coffeehouse Arlington MA, Arlington MA

Sep 14 2019
Women in Traditional Music--Ferrante & O'Herin at St. John's Coffeehouse, Sept. 14, 7:30pm

A long-awaited concert highlighting the important role that women played both in creating and performing music in early 20th century in America.

Deeply vested in American Traditional music, Marylou Ferrante and Robin O'Herin will share songs ranging from old-time music played on banjo, guitar, mandolin, and  ukulele to Piedmont and Delta Blues and ragtime. Blues and gospel women such as Memphis Minnie, Ma Rainey, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe will be presented as well as traditional musicians like Maybelle Carter, Moonshine Kate, Ola Belle Reed, Texas Gladden, Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard.

Slide guitar, mountain dulcimer, and blues

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ADMISSION INFO

Advance tickets at https://tradwomen.bpt.me are $15 general and $12 discounted (seniors, students, vets, disabled). Door prices are $3 higher. Note: Slide guitar, mountain dulcimer, and blues mandolin workshops will be offered before the concert, starting at 4 pm. Please call Robin O'Herin at 413-243-2271 for questions about the workshops.

Contact: 781-648-4819

Email: stjohns02476@gmail.com

Additional time info:

Slide guitar, mountain dulcimer, and blues mandolin workshops will be offered before the concert, starting at 4 pm. Please call Robin at 413-243-2271 for questions about the workshops.

LOCATION

St. John's Coffeehouse Arlington MA

74 Pleasant St., Arlington, MA 02476

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

Please call the church office in advance of the concert to confirm wheelchair access, 781-648-4819.

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