CONCORD – The 12th annual March Mandolin Festival will take place March 7-9, at Concord Community Music School, 23 Wall St., in Downtown Concord. This three-day event offers group lessons and workshops on a variety of topics and jam sessions (all 50 workshop spots have been sold).
This year’s festival will feature nationally known musicians Joe Walsh, Marla Fibish, Eric McDonald and David Surette, with special guest Susie Burke. The festival concert, open to the public, takes place in the Music School’s Recital Hall on Sat., March 8, at 7:30 p.m. The cost for admission is included for festival participants; general admission tickets for others are available through the Music School (www.ccmusicschool.org or 603-228-1196).
As in past years, the festival will present a Friday night concert (this is a separate ticket from the Concord events). The concert will be held at 7:00 p.m., at Stone Church Music Club, Zion’s Hill, Newmarket. For more information, call (603) 659-7700 or (603) 659-6321
For more information on the festival, or to purchase general admission tickets for the Saturday evening concert, visit www.ccmusicschool.org. Tickets for the concert cost $15.00 for adults, and $12.00 for students and seniors.