2/14/2016

Bluegrass-Danny Paisley Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Sun
02/14/16 Danny Paisley delivers an authentic traditional bluegrass performance featuring his unique vocal sound and top-notch instrumental work from his talented band. This is unadulterated bluegrass performed by one of the best. Mark Delaney is high on our list of favorite banjo players and young Ryan Paisley continues the Paisley tradition on mandolin with his fiery mandolin work. Longtime Paisley band-member T. J. Lundy returns on fiddle and Eric Troutman provides the base line. Doors open at 6pm and showtime is 7pm. The series at the park's Visitor Center is sponsored by the Friends of Frying Pan Park, Vienna Hardwoods and Eastman Guitars and Mandolins in cooperation with the Fairfax County Park Authority. Food and drinks, including beer and wine, are available for purchase. Tickets are $18 in advance, $20 at the door.
 

3/6/2016

Bluegrass-Charm City Junction Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Sun
03/06/16 From dance-inducing Old Time rhythms and foot stomping Irish melodies to hard-driving bluegrass, Baltimore-based Charm City Junction creates a fresh musical buffet that keeps their avid listeners wondering what delicious morsel they'll serve up next. The band is comprised of four of the most talented and promising acoustic roots musicians in the country with Patrick McAvine on fiddle, Brad Kolodner on clawhammer banjo, Sean McComiskey on button accordion and Alex Lacquement on upright bass. Doors open at 6pm and showtime is at 7pm. The series at the park's Visitor Center is sponsored by the Friends of Frying Pan Park, Vienna Hardwoods and Eastman Guitars and Mandolins in cooperation with the Fairfax County Park Authority. Food and drinks, including beer and wine are available for purchase. Tickets: $18 in advance, $20 at door.
 

3/20/2016

Bluegrass-Jimmy Gaudreau/Moondi Klein Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Sun
03/20/16 This duo delivers an eclectic musical amalgam drawing from their collective roots. Jimmy's non-standard and instantly recognizable mandolin style grew from his start fronting surf-rock bands. Moondi Klein's impressive vocal acrobatics started on the Metropolitan Youth Opera stage and led him to sing lead vocals with prominent bluegrass bands. This duo delights in pulling musical rabbits out of hats, often surprising themselves as well as the audience at each musical twist and turn. Doors open at 6pm and showtime is at 7pm. The series at the park's Visitor Center is sponsored by the Friends of Frying Pan Park, Vienna Hardwoods and Eastman Guitars and Mandolins in cooperation with the Fairfax County Park Authority. Food and drinks, including beer and wine are available for purchase. Tickets: $18/advance, $20 at the door.
 

4/3/2016

Bluegrass-Patent Pending Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Sun
04/03/16 For over thirty years, Patent Pending has been performing and recording bluegrass music. The bands tight harmonies and energetic picking were honed through the early years in the Washington, DC music scene, where they held weekly gigs at some of the area's top bluegrass venues. During the 1980s, Patent Pending recorded four albums and played extensively. Doors open at 6pm, concert starts at 7pm. The series at the park's Visitor Center is sponsored by the Friends of Frying Pan Park, Eastman Guitars and Mandolins and Vienna hardwoods in cooperation with the Fairfax County Park Authority. Food and drinks available for purchase. Tickets are $18 in advance, $20 at the door.