Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Emy Phelps and Darol Anger in Concert to Benefit Lexington Community Farm, 5/22

Lexington Community Farm Benefit Concert
Featuring Emy Phelps & Darol Anger and Friends 
Sunday May 22, 2016 at 3 pm
Lexington First Parish Church 
7 Harrington Rd, Lexington, MA 02421

Support Lexington Community Farm to the sound of live music served up by legendary fiddler and multi-instrument master Darol Anger, standout vocalist and guitarist Emy Phelps, and friends. Feast your ears and help Lexington Community Farm grow.

Darol Anger has helped drive the evolution of the contemporary string band through his involvement with numerous pathbreaking ensembles such as his Republic Of Strings, the Turtle Island String Quartet, the David Grisman Quintet, Montreux, his Duo with Mike Marshall, and others. Emy Phelps is a remarkable vocalist/guitarist, songwriter, music educator, and recording artist, and currently a member of the Furies. 

Here is a sample of what is in store.

This video was shot at a notloB Music concert in JP.
"Darol Anger (fiddle), Sharon Gilchrist (mandolin) and Emy Phelps (guitar) perform the classic fiddle tune "Cherokee Shuffle." For more information on this tune and its roots, visit This recording is from an April 2012 concert at the Loring-Greenough House in Jamaica Plain, MA. Thanks to Jeff Boudreau and notloB Concerts for making this event happen. More on notloB at".

Opening the evening is Fiddlin’ Quinn and His Big Folks Band. "A prodigy on the fiddle, Quinn has been playing, singing and wowing audiences since the age of 5."

Adults: $31, Students: $15
All proceeds will support the education and food access programs of Lexington Community Farm.

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