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Fiddles, banjos and dance music

Photo of Alice GerrardIt’s billed as an Across the Blue Ridge: Old Sounds, New Trails concert.

Old-time string music will fill the UNCG Music Building’s Recital Hall Friday, Jan. 9, 7:30 p.m..

It will feature 2015 Grammy nominee Alice Gerrard as well as UNCG alumna Laurelyn Dossett, Scott Manring, Rich Hartness and UNCG’s Tolly Tollefson.

Former 88.5 WFDD and NPR host Paul Brown will serve as emcee and perform with Terri McMurray and Craig Smith.

The concert is presented by WFDD  and the Blue Ridge Music Center and funded in part by a grant from the North Carolina Arts Council.

Tickets are $20 each on the day of the show.

Photograph of Alice Gerrard by Irene Young.