The Contrarian Ensemble performs Early Music at Frist Art Museum | Nashville Public Radio
  • June 14
  • Frist Art Museum, Nashville
  • June 14, 2018
  • Category: Other Music

Event Details

  • June 14, 2018
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Free

Venue

Event Description

The Contrarian Ensemble will perform beginning at 6pm at the Frist Art Museum's Cafe. The ensemble--Bruce Baxter (accordion), John Hedgecoth (mandolin), Mike Teaney (guitar), and Svend Thomson (fiddle)--performs an eclectic variety of dance music from the 1300s to the present, including traditional tunes from the U.S., the British Isles and Europe, as well as original compositions. The group performs reels, jigs, and waltzes for contra dances in the region. Dancing is welcome and encouraged.