Monday, 1 September 2008

4th Picnic Festival at Namur, 6-7 September

A reminder from Bluegrass in Belgium: the 4th Picnic Festival begins on Saturday 6 September 2008 in the Terra Nova section of the Citadel at Namur.

Doors open at 15:00 and the official opening of the Festival is at 16:45. The programme for Saturday, the 'Bluegrass Day', is:

17:00 G Runs & Roses (CZ)
19:00 The Sons of Navarone (B)
20:30 Lovell Sisters (USA)
22:00 Sacred Sounds of Grass (D)

Richard Baudry will give a master class in lutherie at 18:00, and there will be sessions at the Irish Pub from 16:00. The Sunday programme is devoted to Celtic music. Full details, with links to band websites, are on the Festival website.