Wednesday, 24 January 2007

Bluegrass in Copenhagen

Bluegrass Music Denmark announces a series of concerts at the Karens Minde Kulturhus, Wagnersvej 19, 2450 Kbh. SV, Copenhagen.

Friday 26 January, 9.00 p.m.: High on Grass (Sweden) plays traditional bluegrass with tight three-part harmony, and consists of Lars-Åke Hedman (banjo; tenor and lead vocals), Ulf Hedman (bass), Lennart Martinsson (guitar; lead and baritone vocals), Rune Kjäll (fiddle; baritone and lead vocals), and Bengt Adielsson, who joined the band in 1996 (mandolin, dobro; all vocal parts). In 2004, to celebrate ten years as a band, High on Grass released a CD, Unleashed.

Friday 16 February: Double concert - Big Hungry Joe and Græshopperne.

Friday 9 March: The Jeannette Williams Band (USA). A recent CD review in Bluegrass Unlimited magazine said: 'Jeanette Williams is undeniably one of the prolific new voices in bluegrass music... This album is an exhilarating musical treasure for all seasons.'