Thursday, November 3rd, 2011, at 7:00 p.m., the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia, will present a special community concert by Audie Blaylock and Redline. The concert is sponsored by BVU Authority, and admission is free. After introduction of our guests and some special announcements from Bristol Virginia Utilities (BVU), the concert will get underway at 7:30 p.m. BVU will also provide refreshments.
If you love traditional bluegrass, be sure to come out and see Audie Blaylock and Redline at the Carter Family Fold. This will be their second performance at the Fold. If you missed their first concert, you sure don’t want to miss this one. Bring your friends and your dancing shoes, and join us for an evening of some of the best bluegrass music you’ll ever hear. In addition to a large national fan base, the group has fans as far away as Ireland and Australia.
The Carter Family Memorial Music Center is proud to partner with BVU Authority to bring this special free concert to our area. Come join us in welcoming our honored guests and be among the first folks to learn about exciting new things coming to our community.
Carter Family Memorial Music Center, Incorporated, is a nonprofit, rural arts organization established to preserve traditional, acoustic, mountain music. For further information on the center, go to www.CarterFamilyFold.org. Shows from the Carter Family Fold can be accessed on the internet at www.CarterFoldShow.com.
Carter Music Center is part of the Crooked Road: Virginia's Heritage Music Trail. You can visit the Crooked Road Music Trail site at TheCrookedRoad.org. Partial funding for programs at the center is provided by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information on Saturday's concert, contact the Mountain Music Museum at 276-645-0035. For recorded information on shows coming up at the Fold, call 276-386-6054.
Bristol Virginia Utilities is a utility that provides electric, water, wastewater, cable and advanced fiber-optic broadband services to customers in an area that includes Bristol, Abingdon and Washington County, Virginia. BVU’s advanced broadband division, OptiNet, was the first in the nation to provide the triple play of services (voice, video and broadband) over a fiber-to-the-user network.