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Appalachian Music at Miami Middletown Downtown

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Topic: Appalachian Music at Miami Middletown Downtown
Posted By: Eric Melbye
Subject: Appalachian Music at Miami Middletown Downtown
Date Posted: Sep 11 2008 at 3:29pm

Music Hour, featuring Appalachian folk music by Ed and Debbie Simpkins
Tuesday, September 23
7-8:00 PM
Miami Middletown Downtown
4 North Main St.
Free parking behind the building

Drawing on traditional music of Appalachian culture, the Simpkins perform original songs using guitar, banjo, harmonica, autoharp, dulcimer, and voice. They have been performing for nearly 30 years at venues across the country, and have recorded many albums together. In April 1995, they performed for the Traditional Music Awards at the Grand Ole Opry- Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. They have been listed in several Appalachian and folk music projects with the Ohio Arts Council and The All Music Guide.

For more information about this event, contact Gary Drigel: 513.727-3237 | -

For more information about Miami Middletown Downtown, please visit our website (under construction) at - , or email Eric Melbye at -

Eric Melbye, Director
Office of Community Engagement and Service
Miami University Middletown

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