Berkeley Old Time Music Convention-Sept. 16-21-Various Venues - Berkeley
Date of the Event: 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

 

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

Tuesday, Sept. 16 through Sunday, Sept. 21

at various venues throughout Berkeley 

 

Old Time Music Convention


Featuring artists such as Ginny Hawker & Tracy Schwarz, Joseph Deconsimo & The Bucking Mules, Franklin George & Kim Johnson, The Cliffhangers, Earl White Band, Twice As Nice, The Onlies, WE Reid & Bonnie Zahnow, Paul Brown & Terri McMurray, John Cohen, Evie Ladin, Tony Mates and Alexia Smith

The festivities start Tuesday, Sept. 16 with a movie night featuring the film "Banjo Tales" followed by live music at the Pacific Film Archive; A welcome party featuring Paul Brown and Terri McMurray followed by jamming, visiting and impromptu square dancing at the Niebyl Proctor Marxist Library on Wed. Sept. 17; A concert featuring Joseph Decosimo and the Bucking Miles, Franklin George & Kim Johnson and Twice As Nice, at the Freight and Salvage on Thursday, Sept. 18; Friday, Sept. 19th, a panel discussion with The Onlies, Franklin George, Kim Johnson, Joseph Decosimo at UC Berkeley's Morrison Hall Room 125 starting at 12:10 pm and a night time concert with Ginny Hawker and Tracy Schwarz, The Cliffhangers and The Onlies at the Freight and Salvage; Saturday, Sept 20th, a free concert for kids and parents featuring W.B. Reid and Bonnie Zahnow at the Berkeley Public Library Main Branch 3rd Floor Community Room starting at 10:15, A Market String Band Contest from 11 am to 3 pm at the Berkeley Farmer's Market and a Square Dance fetauring Joseph Decosimo & The Backing Mules, Cliffhangers, Earl White Band with callers Tony Mates and Evie Ladin starting at 8 pm at Ashkenaz; Sunday, Sept. 21st will feature a family square dance with The Onlies, calling by Evie Ladin and Tony Mates from 3 to 4 pm at Ashkenaz and a Picnic and Potluck from 1 to 5 pm.  Location TBA. 

Daytime activities feature instructional workshops and jamming. 

For more information and details on free events and ticket prices for paid events, visit www.BerkeleyOldTimeMusic.org

 

Co-sponsored by KPFA


Listen Live:

Listen Live
     (64K stereo mp3)

KPFA 94.1 FM (24k mp3)

KPFB 89.3 FM (16k mp3)

iPhone: Public Radio App

Android: TuneIn Radio App

WebOS: Public Radio App

Click Here For Help Listening

KPFA Video Channel

 

Events Calendar

S M T W T F S
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 
 
Add to calendar