2018 Full Schedule

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Oct 18: Thursday Evening Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Community Center for the Arts (C4A) Blackbird
5:00-7:00 Son Monarcas and special guests 8:00-9:00 Banjo Workshop with Stephen Wade 9:00-11:00 The Mighty Pines (Americana)
Oct 19: Friday Evening Iron Post Rose Bowl COMMUNITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS (C4A) First United Methodist Church Sanctuary First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall Urbana Free Library Busey-Mills Reading Room Sipyard the bank room at the Cohen Bldg Busey Bank
4:00 4:00-5:00 Jean- Rene Balekita (African, Gospel)
5:00 5:00-6:15 Tom Turino and Shannon Arnold with JB Faires (Cajun)
6:00 6:45-7:45 Ever-Lovin’Jug Band
(Jug Band, Blues)
6:30-7:30 Richie and Rosie (Old-Time) 6:00-7:00 Church St. Ramblers (Jazz) 6:00-7:30 Laquisha Burries
6:30-7:15 Sam Payne and Cody Jensen (Free Family Event) 6:00-6:45 Piper’s Welcome with The Mugdock Pipers 6:00-7:15 Songwriters in the Round with Emily McKown, Kenna Mae Reiss and Eli Amariah
7:00 [continued] [continued] 7:30-8:45 Mother Banjo (Folk, Singer-Songwriter) 7:30-8:00 Contra Lesson 7:00-8:30 Chantey Sing with Chris Maden
8:00 8:30-9:45  Son Monarcas (Latin) 8:00-9:00 Caleb Cook Band (Country) 8:00-10:00 Contra Dance with Too Old to be Controlled
and Bob Green, calling
8:30-10:00 All the Folk Favorites Singalong with Hilary Valentine and Rebecca Grosser 7:45-8:45 Porch Camp (World Fusion)
9:00 [continued] 9:30-10:30 Joseph Huber (Singer-Songwriter) 9:15-10:30 Stephen Wade (Old-Time) 9:15-10:30 Rhumba Bums (Blues, Afro-Carribean)
10:00 10:15-11:15 Richie and Rosie (Old-Time) [continued]
11:00 11:00-12:15 Rum Drum Ramblers (Blues, Country)


oct 20: Saturday Daytime Iron Post Rose Bowl COMMUNITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS (C4A) First United Methodist Church Sanctuary First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall First United Methodist Church Classroom Sipyard urbana Free library Busey-mills reading room urbana Free library Lewis Auditorium urbana FreeLibrary Satterthwaite Conference Room
Inclement Weather: Cohen Bldg
10:00 10:00-11:00 Morning Kids Music Time with Robin Kearton 10:00-12:00 Learn to Play Harmonica with Dave Witzany (Harmonicas Provided!) 10:00-4:00pm Archive Bazaar: Discover the History of Champaign County in the MacFarlane-Hood Reading Room 10:00-10:45 Learn About and How to Play the Mountain Dulcimer with Hilary Valentine
11:00 11:15-12:15 Lil’ Folkers Puppet Party with Miss Hanna Rae (Family) 11:00-12:15 Folkin’ Yoga with Maggie Taylor 11:30-12:30 Beyond the Three-Chord Progression: Old Time Fiddle Workshop with Billy Mathews 11:00-12:00 Chris Maden (Folk; Songs of the Sea) 10:45-11:45 Learn to Play the Ukulele with Martha Tyner 11:30-12:30 The Roots of the Roots with Richard Martin and Meagan Hennessey from Archeophone Records
12:00 12:30-1:15 The Deep Fried Pickle Project (Family) 12:15-1:15 Saturday Gospel with Mother Banjo 12:30-1:30 Introduction to Blues Dancing with BluesCENTRAL 12:45-1:45 New Compositions for Clawhammer Banjo with Tom Turino and Shannon Arnold 12:00-2:00 Bluegrass Jam with Mackville 12:15-1:15 John Coppess: the Limpin’ Cowboy (Folk, Country, Cowboy) 12:00-12:30 Storytelling with Dean Dempsey
12:30-1:30 Storytelling with Linda Dust and Kim Sheahan
1:00 1:30-3:00 Jug Band Jam with Ever-Lovin’ Jug Band 1:15 Musical Mayhem Parade
1:30-3:30 Open Rehearsal of the Knights of Cabiria (Eclectic)
1:45-2:15 Shamrock Academy of Irish Dance 1:30-2:30 The Coneflowers (Folk) 1:30-2:30 Storytelling with Dan Keding
2:00 Jug Band Jam cont. 2:30-4:30 Electric Blues Jam with Joe Asselin and the Moonlight Ramblers Cabiria cont. 2:15-3:15 Jean-Rene Balekita (African, Gospel) 2:30-4:30 Dance Try-Its: English County Dance, American Contra Dance, and European Folk Dances with
Jon Hanson
2:45-3:45 Workshop: What Not to Play in a Country Band with Redd Volkaert 2:00-4:00 Old-Time Jam with Fiddlin’ Banjo Billy Coneflowers cont. 2:45-3:45 The Jensen Brothers (Bluegrass, Old-Time, Folk) 2:45-3:45 Workshop: Murder Ballad Narrative Strategies with Robbie Fulks
3:00 3:00-5:00 Irish Session with Goodfoot Blues Jam cont. Cabiria cont. 3:45-4:45 Mackville (Bluegrass, Gospel) Dance Try-Its cont. Redd Volkaert cont. Banjo Bill cont. Jensen Bros. cont. Fulks cont.
4:00 Irish cont. Blues Jam cont. Mackville cont. Dance Try-Its cont. 4:00-5:00 Workshop: Blues Through the Ages with Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton 4:15-5:00 Papashoy (Klezmer) 4:00-5:00 Orpheus Mandolin Orchestra (Americana, Folk Classical) 4:00-5:00 Make N Take Instrument Building Workshop with The Deep Fried Pickle Project 4:00-5:00 Storytelling Workshop with Dan Keding


Oct 20: Saturday Evening Iron Post Rose Bowl Community Center for the Arts (C4A) First United Methodist Church Sanctuary First United Methodist Church Fellowship hall The Bank Room at the Cohen Building
6:00 6:00-7:15 9th Street Stompers (Swing, Blues) 6:30-7:45 Ever-Lovin’ Jug Band (Jug Band, Blues) 6:00-6:45 Charlie Ford (Acoustic Folk, Bluegrass) 6:30-8:00 Nikki D and the Browns: Sisters of Thunder (Gospel) 6:00-7:00 Will and Marina Hope (Old-Time, Bluegrass Swing, Ballads)
7:00 7:45-9:00 Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton (Blues) Jug Band cont. 7:15-8:00 Wildwood (String Band, Folk Revival) 7:30-8:30 Swing Dance Lesson with Paul Kwiat and Sarah Scott 7:30-8:30 Fiddlin Banjo Billy and The Old Time Players (Old Time)
8:00 Paxton cont. 8:15-9:30 Joe Asselin and the Moonlight Ramblers (Country Blues) 8:30-9:30 The Deep Fried Pickle Project (Jug Band) 8:30-10:00 Swing Dance with the 9th Street Stompers Billy Banjo cont.
8:45-9:45 Dearie (Indy Folk)
9:00 9:15-10:15 Bones Jugs with Ryan Koenig (Ragtime, Jug Band) Moonlight Ramblers cont. Pickle Project cont. Swing Dance cont. Dearie cont.
10:00 Bones Jugs cont.
10:45 pm-12:00 Devil in a Woodpile (Country, Blues, Jug Band)
10:15-11:30 Robbie Fulks with Linda Gail Lewis & Redd Volkaert (Country) 10:00-11:15 Goodfoot (Irish)
11:00 Devil in a Woodpile cont. Fulks cont. Goodfoot cont.
12:00 12 am-??? Closing Hootenanny with Sam Payne and Dustin Norder