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Summer Reading Program: Fun With Animal Folktales With Janice the Griot
July 16, 2018 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Summer Reading Program Series is in partnership with The Handley Regional Library.
Performing together professionally for over 20 years, the Carys have reached more than 200,000 children and adults at schools, libraries, museums, festivals, and cultural centers throughout the state.
In addition to years of coordinating the music for the Nelson County Summer Festival and coordinating music for the Mountain Music Festival at Wintergreen resort, the Carys teach at music camps including Camp Holiday Lake in Appomattox and Kaleidoscope vocal camp in Blackstone, Virginia.
Kim and Jimbo continue to study with master musicians and griots from Mali and Guinea in West Africa, along with Appalachian old-time fiddlers. They have studied with celtic and east european musicians , including Irish masters Mick Moloney and Seamus Eagan.
The Carys are dedicated to sharing their love of music with audiences throughout Virginia.
Doors open at 10:00 and program starts at 10:30 PM
Tickets may be purchased in advance either online or by calling the Barns of Rose Hill Box Office at 540-955-2004 (Noon to 3:00 – Tuesday through Saturday). If you call when our Box Office is closed, please leave a message and we’ll return your call within 24 business hours. All sales are final. Exceptions for special circumstances may be made no later than 24 hours prior to performance.