Monday, October 2nd, 2017
American Songster Dom Flemons plays season finale concert October 21 at the Blue Ridge Music Center
When: 5 p.m., Saturday, October 21
Where: Blue Ridge Music Center, 700 Foothills Road, Galax, Virginia 24333, or Milepost 213 on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Tickets: $20, BlueRidgeMusicCenter.org or (866) 308-2773, ext. 212. Due to limited seating, children will not be admitted for free.
Known as The American Songster, Dom Flemons is a Grammy Award-winning musician, singer-songwriter, slam poet, and a founding member of the Carolina Chocolate Drops. Carrying on the songster tradition, Flemons strives to mix traditional music forms with a contemporary approach, to create new sounds that will appeal to wider audiences. Flemons plays banjo, guitar, harmonica, fife, bones, bass drum, snare drum, and quills, in addition to singing. His banjo repertoire includes,clawhammer,tenor, and three-finger styles of playing.