Monday, 5 October 2009

Vilnius Bluegrass 2009

Algirdas Klova reports on, the website for bluegrass in Lithuania, that the public organisation Muzikonas and the Country Saloon club, together with Vilnius City Hall and European bluegrass association EWOBA, are organising the fifth Vilnius bluegrass music festival.

Two concerts will take place in Vilnius on 21 and 22 November 2009 at 19:00. for the public and open workshops for Lithuanian musicians. Jam sessions will be held after both concerts at the BoBo bar. The artists taking part include Peter Rowan (USA), the New Essex Bluegrass Band (UK), the Lonstar Trio (Poland), and Country Saloon (Russia).

Algirdas Klova is art director of the festival, and the project initiator and manager is Jūratė Klovienė (Jūnė).