Monday, November 23, 2015

Come to "Christmas in Dixie!"

You are cordially invited to the Museum's free "Christmas in Dixie" live concerts!

The first three Fridays in December will feature an evening of live music, free refreshments, and docents in 1860s attire. A children's story hour will be provided by Terry Grissop from 6-7 pm. Then from 7-9 pm upstate musicians will feature traditional Christmas music and carol singing.

Friday, December 4
Lucy Allen and Marshall Goer
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Lucy Allen and Marshall Goers combine blues, bluegrass, old-time, and folk music with stirring songwriting and performance skills for a memorable music experience. Their soulful performances connect with the audience until performer and listener are intertwined in the story, distilling the essence of an experience into song. You're sure to enjoy their live performance at the museum!

Friday, December 11
Heather & Raquelle Sheen of Joyful Harps
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Heather & Raquelle combine history, humor and beautiful music on their twin celtic harps to create a memorable musical experience. Their relaxing yet sparkling take on traditional Christmas and Civil War music will provide the perfect touch to your holiday. In addition to playing their harps, Heather & Raquelle will perform on the museum's 1860 piano/melodeon. Come enjoy the music - and sing along!

Friday, December 18
Aubrey Elliott
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Aubrey Elliott has a Master's degree in Harp Performance and has blessed many upstate orchestras with her talents in harp. She has a confident and winning style that is sure to please. Come and enjoy her beautiful music of the season at the museum!