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11th Annual Mountain Song Festival set for Sept. 9-11 in Brevard, North Carolina

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11th Annual Mountain Song Festival — three days of bluegrass, roots and Americana music  — is set for Sept. 9-11, 2016, in Brevard, North Carolina. Day passes range from $34-$56.

The main stage for the Steep Canyon Rangers hosted event is in Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium on the campus of Brevard Music Center, a beautiful open air, covered venue.

According to the website, Mountain Song Festival was created to bring the best in acoustic music including bluegrass, newgrass, old time, folk, jazz and traditional mountain music, as well as the many branches that stem from it, to our community and to further encourage music in our everyday lives. Mountain Song strives to promote cultural tourism and environmental awareness for a positive impact on our community while utilizing the Brevard Music Center in Brevard, NC, as a world-class venue.

Mountain Song Festival was inspired by our youth and was developed to help fund the Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County.

2016 Mountain Song Festival Line Up:
Steep Canyon Rangers
Tim O’Brien
Jerry Douglas presents Earls of Leicester

Front Country
Shannon Whitworth & Barrett Smith
The SteelDrivers
Dom Flemons Trio
Steep Canyon Rangers w/ Jerry Douglas

Steep Canyon Rangers
Darrell Scott
Kruger Brothers with the Kontras Quartet



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