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January 2021

Jan 14 Flatfooting workshop at Handmade Music School online. Carla Gover.

Jan 29-31 Winter online old time banjo festival (tickets required). Features Fink, Kolodner, Gellert, Sheppard, more

Jan 30 Jake Blount. Sat 3:50-5pm closing performance of week-long Montgomery County History Conference (tickets required)

February 2021

Feb 11 Hargreaves & de Groot fiddle+banjo online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

Feb 23 Emily Schaad fiddle lesson online at Handmade Music, Tue 3pm

March 2021

Mar 4 Riley Baugus banjo lesson online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

Mar 11 Rachel Eddy guitar lesson online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

Mar 21 Old-Time Music in the Park with Mark Lynch. Ballenger Creek Park, Sun 1-5pm

April 2021

Apr 8 Allison de Groot banjo tunes online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

Apr 15 Amy Alvey fiddle lesson online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

Apr 18 Old-Time Music in the Park with Mark Lynch. Ballenger Creek Park, shelter #1, Sun noon-8pm

Apr 29 Rachel Eddy fiddle lesson online at Handmade Music, Thur 3pm

May 2021

May 9 Gravy Soppers in Berryville VA, Sun 1:30-3:30.

June 2021

Brandywine festival in West Chester PA

Common Ground Traditions Week 1, starts June 28. Westminster MD

Starting in June: Jams every Sunday 1pm-6pm at Beans in the Belfry organized by Chuck Gambler and Mark Levin. Old Time on 1st & 3rd Sunday. Bluegrass on 2nd & 4th. Check the event calendar for specifics.

Starting in June: Acoustic Jam every 1s and 3rd Thursday 5pm-8pm at Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville VA.

Jun 12-13 Elicker's Grove, PA.

Jun 15 Kolodner jam (live) at their house in Baltimore, Tue 6:30-8:30

July 2021

Jams at Beans in the Belfry organized by Chuck Gambler and Mark Levin. Check the event calendar for specifics. Sundays 1pm-6pm

Acoustic Jam every 1s and 3rd Thursday 5pm-8pm at Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville VA.

Common Ground Traditions Week 2 starts Jul 6 and Week 3 starts Jul 12. Westminster MD

July 13 Kolodner jam in Baltimore

Jul 31 - Aug 3 Clifftop pre-festival camping in Clifftop WV, Sat-Tue

Jul 30 Anti-Clifftop weekend at The Cabin, WV

August 2021

Aug 4-8 Clifftop old time festival in Clifftop WV, Wed-Sun

Tuesday night jams to resume at Five & Dime, Baltimore MD

Aug 26-29 Crooktop old time festival in western PA

Aug 29 Sanders Jam near

September 2021

Sep 10-11 Rockbridge festival, Glen Maury Park, Buena Vista VA, Fri-Sun (old time music)

Sep 11 Frederick In the Streets Festival, downtown all day (not an old time music event)

Sep 11 Gravy Soppers at Barnstormers, Saturday afternoon (definitely an old time music event and more)

Sep 16-18 Watermelon Park Festival, Berryville VA (variety of Americana music)

Sep 23-26 THE OLD TIME WEEKEND hosted by yours truly at B Chord Brewing, Round Hill VA

Sep 25 Art at the Point, Point of Rocks MD, Saturday. Featuring Gravy Soppers

Sep 23-26 DelFest in Cumberland, MD (mostly bluegrass)

November 2021

Nov 12-13 Baltimore Old Time Music Festival at Creative Alliance