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The Blue Ridge Music Center
700 Foothills Rd
Galax, VA 24333
Milepost 213 on
The Blue Ridge Parkway

Music Center Info Call:
(276) 236-5309
Concert Info Call:
(866) 308-2773 x 213
To Purchase Concert Tickets
by phone (866)308-2773 x 212

2018 Hours of Operation:
Open 10am to 5pm, 
Thursday- Monday, May 4-21, and daily from 10am to 5pm 
starting May 24.

The Roots of American Music Museum Exhibit and Mid-Day Mountain Music are FREE and open to the public.

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What To Know
If You Come To a Show

For additional information on attending a concert visit the FAQs page.

Presented by the
Blue Ridge Music Center
in partnership with
Wake Forest Innovation Quarter

Bailey Blues and Bluegrass
Lunchtime Concert Series 

Wednesday's from 11 am - 1 pm

September 19 - October 24th- FREE!

Bailey Park downtown Winston-Salem

Wednesday, September 19th- Sunrise Shadow  

Acoustic Bluegrass & Americana featuring husband and wife duo Jason (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Dobro and Vocals) and Melanie (Acoustic Bass & Vocals) Bodenhamer. 

Wednesday, September 26th- Emily Stewart & Kasey Horton 

Emily Stewart plays original tunes and familiar favorites rooted in the folk, country and blues traditions of the deep south. Kasey Horton accompanies on the viola with mesmerizing harmonies.

Wednesday, October 3rd - Wyndy Trail Travelers 

Wyndy Trail Travelers (pronounced 'wine-dee') write and perform music in styles ranging from newgrass to afro-cuban, traditional bluegrass to jamband as well jazz, funk, rock, folk and reggae. With their acoustic instrumentation, they travel along a musical trail that leaves one with the sense of wynding around various styles. The Wyndy Trail Travelers are Brad Bogenberger (rhythm guitar, vocals), Bryan Bogenberger (mandolin, vocals) and Court Wynter (upright bass, vocals). 

Cancelled due to weather
Wednesday, October 10th 
- Tom, Kirk and Marianne 

This Appalachian String Band Trio features Winston-Salem based musicians Tom Mylet (banjo, fiddle and vocals), Kirk Sutphin (fiddle and banjo), and Marianne DiNapoli-Mylet (guitar and piano). 

Wednesday, October 17th - Lonesome Prairie Dogs

The Lonesome Prairie Dogs are an mountain string band trio who play and sing traditional songs and tunes from the south.  The band consists of Molly Stouten on fiddle, Steve Terrill on banjo and mandolin, and Alan Teichman on guitar and harmonica.  The Lonesome Prairie Dogs are particularly fond of the music of early Piedmont North Carolina bands, such as the Carolina Tar Heels, and Virginia recording pioneers such as the Stoneman Family.  Vocal duets and fiddle and harmonica pairings are a mainstay of their performances.  

Wednesday, October 24th - Mike Bennett 

Mike Bennett (guitar) - the owner of B-String Guitar Shop on Trade Street in downtown WS and Bruce Burgess (banjo) a musician and painter based in Stokes County, NC will perform a variety of blues, bluegrass, folk rock tunes.