The fiddle fest will be held on April 28-29 2017 in beautiful downtown Fayette Alabama.
Events will start on Friday night with entertainment and competition in Harmonica and mandolin.
No dulcimer competition.
Starts at 6pm Friday (4/28).
Saturday (4/29) the competition begins at 10:00 am, with registration starting at 9am.
Top Fiddler wins $1000!! Top band wins $750!!!
Arts and crafts and plenty of good food and entertainment!!
Both Malcolm Townsend and Willie Mae Eldridge celebrated their 80th birthday this weekend. That’s 160 years between the two of them. (psst… John S had a birthday this weekend also, but he’s a couple decades younger).
Those of you who were at the jam last Thurs know that from 6-6:30 Louise & Jerry taught us a new song, Texas Waltz. It’s an easy tune to learn. Even if you were not here you can also learn the tune. Click here texas-waltz for the tabs.The video link of Louise playing the tune is https://youtu.be/eNxFxQDI-oQ
Thanks to Heidi Muller http://www.heidimuller.com for granting permission to use her arrangement and tabs. She will be at the Melodies & Musings festival, Lake Guntersville, AL, Sept. 27-29, 2017
For those who have not seen it yet the 2017 Sweet Home Alabama VACATION GUIDE & CALENDAR features a few Athens Dulcimer members on page 179.
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