Charlotte Folk Society Gathering Concert: Remembering Fiddler Joe Thompson
Celebrate the life and music of fiddler Joe Thompson, mentor to the Carolina Chocolate Drops, with Rhiannon Giddens Laffan & Justin Robinson, Grammy winners and founding members of the Drops. Joe Thompson played in the African American fiddle-and-banjo stringband tradition handed down through his family from his enslaved grandfather. The Drops carry on his legacy. Doors 7 PM; arrive early. Free concert; donations appreciated. Jams & singing. Free parking. All details: www.folksociety.org
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926 Elizabeth Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28204