Damsel with a Dulcimer - Jean Ritchie Tribute

03dec12:30 pm3:00 pmDamsel with a Dulcimer - Jean Ritchie Tribute

Event Details

This Kentucky Chautauqua presents Jean Ritchie, “The Mother of Folk” for her influence during the national revival of folk music across America during the mid 20th century. She was a song writer, poet, commercial performer, and recording artist. Born in Perry County, her music strongly reflected her Kentucky heritage as she earned fame and fortune across the world. Come learn about her fascinating life story as portrayed by actress Rachel Lee Rogers.

12:30 – 1:30 PM: A meal will be available for purchase before the
performance.
1:30 PM: The performance

Sponsored by the Kentucky Humanities, Red River Historical Society/Museum, and Meadowgreen Appalachian Music Park

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Time

(Sunday) 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm(GMT-05:00)

Location

Meadowgreen Appalachian Music Park

303 Bluegrass Lane