SPRING WITH BRAIDSTREAM AT MASONIC TEMPLE
– Braidsteam will perform at the Masonic Temple at 80 Broadway, 3 p.m. on
Sunday, March 20, the Spring Equinox.
Their program will include an eclectic mix of genres including Celtic,
jazz, contemporary world music, folk and classical.
The musicians include: flutist Rita Hayes who
will also play hammered dulcimer, guitarist Jeff Johnson, Paul Ghosthorse on
cello, harpist Judy Wolter-Bailey,
River Guerguerian, multipercussionist and Daniel Barber on keyboards.
Admission is $10 and general seating is
very limited. Tickets may be
purchased on-line at www.braidstream.com
or at the door.
and Johnson are the two founding members of Braidstream performing since 1983
at various events, festivals and venues such as the Biltmore Estate and The
Grove Park Inn. Hayes has been a
member of the Asheville Symphony for more than 25 years and host of classical
music on the NPR station, WCQS.
Ghosthorse is also a member of the Asheville Symphony. Wolter-Bailey is
principal harpist of the Hendersonville, North Carolina Symphony and a member
of the Blue Ridge Harp Ensemble. Guerguerian, has
been performing internationally for 25 years with such groups as the BBC
Concert Orchestra, Omar Faruk Tekbilek, Tibetan Singing Bowl Ensemble, Lionel
Hampton, and Ziggy Marley/Gipsy Kings.
Barber is also recognized for helping facilitate the infamous Asheville
drumming circle on Friday nights at Pritchard Park that draws hundreds of
historic Masonic Building occupied in 1915 was designed by Richard Sharp Smith
who supervised the construction of the Biltmore House. Recently the building was opened up to
the public for community events with the rental of space and donations going to
the Restoration Fund of the facility.
Buy your Spring Equinox Celebration Ticket here.
This is General Seating Admissions. Limited Seating.
>Must present receipt as your ticket.<