All fans of old-time string music: mark your calendar for Saturday, November 9. Tennessee-based group Bill and the Belles are coming to Boone to host a workshop and indoor concert at the Jones House. With adept musical artistry, beautiful three-part harmonies, and a lighthearted vaudevillian stage presence, Bill and the Belles know how to work please an audience.
The event kicks off with a free harmony singing workshop beginning at 4:00 PM. Come learn the secrets to the group's tight-knit vocal harmonies. As seasoned performers and scholars of Appalachian Studies and Oldtime, Bluegrass, and Country Music, the members of this group are all skilled in their craft. Contact the Jones House at 828-268-6280 in advance to reserve a spot in this workshop.
A ticketed indoor concert will take place in the Mazie Jones Gallery at the Jones House at 7:30 PM. Seating is limited and tickets are available first come, first served. Tickets are $20 and may be pre-purchased at the Jones House at 604 West King Street.