Stories about "folk music"
Folksinger Sam Amidon. Photo credit: Terry Magson.
Folksinger Amidon, Maine country band Traveling Trees up next on Olin stage

Friday, September 6, 2013 10:11 am

Vermont-born folksinger Sam Amidon performs in the Olin Arts Alive music series on Sept. 10.

Fiddler-folksinger Lissa Schneckenburger returns to Bates

Saturday, January 9, 2010 10:25 am

Lissa Schneckenburger, a rising young folk musician and former Litchfield resident, performs at Bates College at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

New England-style fiddling opens Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Monday, June 16, 2008 12:00 pm

The New England folk music trio Hope Hoffman and Kittlish open the 2008 Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series with a performance at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 10, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college's Lake Andrews.

Auburn fiddler Greg Boardman to play CD-release concert

Tuesday, April 13, 2004 11:50 am

Greg Boardman, a fiddler and music teacher known for decades as a pillar of Maine's folk music community, celebrates the release of his new CD with a concert at 8 p.m. Friday, April 30, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Musical ensemble Strangefolk to perform

Wednesday, February 2, 2000 1:52 pm

Strangefolk, a musical ensemble that blends vocal harmony, acoustic guitar and innovative songwriting, will perform in a Bates College concert appropriate for all ages at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building, 130 Central Ave. Tickets are $12 and available at all Bull Moose Record locations in Maine and Portsmouth, N.H. Tickets will be available at the door if the concert is not sold out in advance.

Folksinger Iain MacKintosh to perform

Friday, September 11, 1998 1:06 pm

Known as the "quiet man of Scottish folkmusic," Iain MacKintosh will perform at Bates College Thursday, Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. in Chase Hall Lounge. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Folk singer Dar Williams to perform

Monday, January 19, 1998 12:19 pm

Acclaimed folk singer Dar Williams appears at the Bates College Chapel at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at Bull Moose Records in Lewiston, Macbeans Record Store in Brunswick, the CD Exchange in Portland and at the Bates, Bowdoin and Colby student activities offices.