2018 Workshops

Lively workshops focusing on instruments and bluegrass techniques (known to break into legendary jam sessions) are a signature feature of FreshGrass. Past year’s workshops set any Americana [...]

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Pick a Peach: Alison Brown & Friends play the music of the Allman Brothers

Every year at FreshGrass, Grammy-winning banjoist Alison Brown joins forces with her musician friends for a special set dedicated to a legendary music-maker. From 2015’s The Man in Grass (Johnny [...]

Happy and Adam Traum

Happy Traum’s decades-long involvement in traditional and contemporary folk music has brought him recognition as a performer, writer, editor, teacher, recording artist, and first-rate [...]

Circle Strings Guitar Drawing

Vermont-based Circle Strings luthiers has launched into the construction of its one-of-a-kind FreshGrass guitar fit for the finest fingerpickin’ around. The Adirondack spruce top will let [...]

The Page Turners

The Page Turners, Carolyn Kendrick and Jake Howard, are an award-winning group with a strong foothold in the acoustic music scene. They became musical friends as students of Berklee College of [...]

Victor Furtado

Victor Furtado is a 17-year old improvisational clawhammer banjo player and musician. He started playing banjo at age 9 and instantly became obsessed and forever interested in anything musical. [...]

The Last Revel

From the budding music scene of the Upper Midwest comes the cutting-edge Americana of the 2016 FreshGrass Band Award winner, The Last Revel. This trio of multi-instrumentalists makes as much [...]

Del & Dawg

Del McCoury met David Grisman met at the first show Del ever played (on banjo) with Bill Monroe in the spring of 1963 at New York University in Greenwich Village. Three years later, Del & [...]

Railroad Earth

The members of Railroad Earth aren’t losing sleep about what “kind” of music they play — they just play it. When they started out in 2001, they were a bunch of guys interested in playing acoustic [...]