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Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music

Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

We are Boogertown Gap, a wife & husband duo, who perform & teach Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music, Ballads & tell stories about our ancestors. With 5 published CDs we perform House Concerts, Family Reunions, Weddings, Church & School Groups, Festivals to Street Musicians & more. Keith plays clawhammer style banjo, mountain style fiddle & guitar. Ruth shines as vocalist & plays guitar, penny…
Ruth And Keith
Ruth And Keith
Ruth And Keith
Ruth And Keith

What we’ll do

We will begin with self introductions and explain our ancestral connection to our band name and these Great Smoky Mountains. We will then introduce the music genre, how it developed and offer a brief history. Then we'll begin the acoustical performance of a wide variety of Appalachian folk music tunes including songs, instrumentals, ballads, and spirituals on several different instruments. As…

What else you should know

Our event is great for families & people of all ages. We are experienced with house concerts, wedding receptions, family reunions, school groups, church groups, educational groups, & bus tour groups.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Water, coffee, and tea will be available to the guests.
Equipment
We will have a washtub bass, musical spoons and rattles for guests to play along with us if they so choose.

What to bring

Guests do not need to bring anything

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Where you'll be

There will be only one location. The attendees will be in our home to experience the rich and varied Appalachian Folk Music of this area. Or more ideally, we will go to their rental cabin and perform at their location.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Our event is great for families & people of all ages. We are experienced with house concerts, wedding receptions, family reunions, school groups, church groups, educational groups, & bus tour groups.
Ruth And Keith
live music
Old-Time Appalachian Folk Music
2 reviews
From $50/person
2 reviews
From $50/person