Music

Fiddlers’ conventions have been going on in the South for over a century. Today you can find some of the very best fiddlers’ conventions here in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Since 1972, musicians have been converging on the town of Mount Airy during the first weekend in June, for the world-famous Mount Airy Bluegrass and Old-Time Fiddlers’ Convention.

The mountains of North Carolina are rich in music traditions, both old and new, but no other musical community’s roots reach as far back in this region’s heritage as those of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians. To their ancient ceremonial music, the Cherokee have added new traditions in bluegrass, old-time, and gospel music.

3 CD Grab Bags Available Monday and Tuesday

Mar 27, 2017

We have several special offers this week.  For Monday, March 27 we are offering a three CD grab bag to everyone who donates $100 or more.  When you contribute at the $100 pledge level, you will automatically pick up a Gold Member Card giving you 2-for-1 discounts, the thank you gift of your choice, and these three grab bag CDs!  

I am a drama queen...anyone who knows me knows that. But not in the sense that is always bad. I just love theatre and the arts. So, when I heard that Flat Rock Playhouse - the State Theatre of NC - was in need of funds, I just had to share the information with the world. For WNCW, I'm Pam Bunch.