2018 FESTIVAL TICKETS
(for July 26th NYO concert only call: 1-855-515-0722)
Our ever popular “Six-Packs” are also on sale at the Shaw Box Office.
Lonesome Ace String Band – Bluegrass
July 13 @ 7:30 pm
Get ready for an old-time stringband with bluegrass chops that plays really good music. This seasoned trio connects to the heart and ear through their shared love of Appalachian mountain music. With haunting melodies, buzzing vocal harmonies and driving rhythm, you’ll soon be drawn into the groove of the Lonesome Ace Stringband!
Tickets from $30 + HST – The Royal Canadian Legion*
The Lonesome Ace Stringband brings grit, skill and abandon to old-time, Appalachian folk songs and fiddle/banjo tunes. These are songs and tunes for life and all of it’s occasions: festivals, dances, wars, parties and funerals. The music comes from a tradition that has inspired and brought together generations of people. It’s themes – love, loss, hard work and hardship, faith, and everyday life – speak to everyone. The members are Chris Coole on banjo, John Showman on fiddle and Max Heineman on bass. Together they bring a deep respect for the roots of the music, a keen sense of innovation to the performance and material, and a passion for the sound that transcends both. This is old-time music for today’s old soul.
*Please note – this venue is not wheelchair accessible
Lonesome Ace Stringband