The Old Town School of Folk Music teaches and celebrates music and cultural expressions rooted in the traditions of diverse American and global communities.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 ♦ 8:00 PM 4544 North Lincoln Avenue Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall Box Office: 773.728.6000 FREE! ($10 suggested donation) Two-time Juno Award winning banjoist, composer, and instigator Jayme Stone makes music inspired by sounds from around the world. His brand new album, The Other Side of the Air, is a travelogue of imaginary landscapes and faraway lands. The album traverses the Cinnamon Route through Persia and India, revisits and reinvents melodies Stone collected in West Africa and includes a Concerto Banjo and Chamber Symphony. In concert, you'll also catch his quartet playing a Bach fugue, a Trinidadian Calypso, Bulgarian mountain dance and an Appalachian barnburner. Jayme Stone (banjo), Rob Mosher (woodwinds), Bobby Hawk (fiddle), Andrew Small (bass) “This is what the future of the banjo sounds like.” - Songlines "The Yo-Yo Ma of the banjo." - Globe And Mail

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Old Town School of Folk Music

Old Town School of Folk Music

4544 N. Lincoln Ave., 60625, Chicago, United States

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