Aug 20: Roots Music - Commonwealth Bluegrass Band
The American Roots Music Concert Series returns for in 2017 with four outstanding dinner-concert events featuring traditional Appalachian, bluegrass, blues, gospel, and old-time music.
Commonwealth Bluegrass Band. After playing together for many years and recording two CD's with the band James Bailey & Company, Randy Cook (Mandolin), and Malcolm Pulley (Banjo), have teamed up with bass player Joey Damiano, fiddle player Wally Hughes, and guitarist Jay Kaczor, to form the Commonwealth Bluegrass Band. The band plays traditional and modern bluegrass and is known for their close harmonies and high lonesome sound.
The concert series celebrates the influence of these musical roots genres on American frontier culture. The event provides a casual environment, and features dinner theater seating with food & beverage vendors under the Lee S. Cochran Pavilion.