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Banjo Jamboree 2016 / Čáslav - Czech Republic / June the 17th to 18th


Banjo Jamboree 2017 se koná 16.-17.6. v Čáslavi

Banjo Jamboree 2016 - 17.-18.6. -  Čáslav
Dear bluegrass and music lovers!


We are happy to annonce our special guest:

Alison Brown Acoustic Quartet!

Read more about this banjo vrtuoso below.

44th Banjo Jamboree will take place on June 17 – 18, 2016 in Čáslav, Czech Republic.

Besides cca 25 bands there will be workshops, Slovak bluegrass Saturday morning, refresment of all kinds, swimming pool and much more…

See you there!

Petr Brandejs and the Banjo Jamboree team


About the ALISON BROWN ACOUSTIC QUARTET, 2016:
While known for her genre-bending bluegrass/jazz fusion with piano and drums, Alison Brown’s June 2016 European shows will be her first shows in Europe with an acoustic quartet. This configuration, featuring Matt Flinner on mandolin, Bryan McDowell (Claire Lynch Band) on fiddle, guitar and vocals, and Garry West on bass and vocals, will showcase Alison’s celebrated bluegrass tunes as well as several songs from her most recent album, The Song of the Banjo, her Grammy winning album, Fair Weather, and more.

About ALISON BROWN
Alison is a GRAMMY-winning banjoist and guitarist who's music is described as a highly accessible bluegrass-jazz-roots hybrid. Often described as "the female Bela Fleck,” she has performed at most of the major US music festivals (MerleFest, Newport Folk Festival, Rochester Jazz Festival, The Kennedy Center, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage, Telluride Bluegrass, etc) as well as performing arts centers and symphonies (San Diego Symphony, Nashville Symphony, BBC Royal Scottish Symphony.)

Alison has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning, All Things Considered, and in the pages of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and many others.

- GRAMMY winner, 4 time GRAMMY nominee
- 2015 Distinguished Achievement Award recipient from the International Bluegrass Music Association and 2014 USA Artists Fellowship recipient
- Former member of Alison Krauss and Union Station
- First female instrumentalist to win an instrumentalist of the year award from the International Bluegrass Music Association
- Harvard graduate (History and Literature)
- Masters in Business Administration from UCLA
- Former Investment Banker (Smith Barney) who gave up her day job to pursue music, her first passion
- Co-founder of major independent label Compass Records Group in Nashville TN


 

Friday June 17th

Flashback

18:05

18:45

Brzdaři

18:45

19:30

Sem-Tam

19:30

20:15

Album

20:15

21:00

Poutníci

21:00

22:00

The Jumper Cables

22:00

22:45

BG Cwrkot

22:45

23:30

Monogram

23:30

0:20

 

Saturday June 18th

Slovakian bands on Banjo Jamboree

Blueland

10:05

10:45

Šídlo

10:45

11:30

Heartbeats

11:30

12:15

Přestávka

12:15

12:45

COP

12:45

13:35

Handl

13:35

14:20

Sakrapes

14:20

15:05

Benefit

15:05

15:50

Fork Road

15:50

16:35

Wyrton

16:35

17:20

Break + making of the photo with all participating banjo players

17:20

17:40

Peter Luha

17:40

18:25

Black Jack

18:25

19:10

Rustic Robots

19:10

19:55

Alison Brown Acoustic Quartet

19:55

21:10

Giant Mountains Band

21:10

21:55

Modrotisk

21:55

22:40

Sunny Side

22:40

23:25

G-Runs & Roses

23:25

0:10

 



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