The Remarkable, Irresistible Erie – A Musical Concert

Date: September 25, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 2 Erie Boulevard, Canajoharie, NY
Organizer: Arkell Museum & Canajoharie Library
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Phone: (518) 673-2314
Arkell Museum

Sunday, September 25, 2:00pm

Join us in the Great Hall of the Arkell Museum and Canajoharie Library for a 90 minute concert presenting songs and stories of the people, places, and history of the original and enlarged Erie Canal.

The concert features songs by folklorist and historian George Ward, Canadian Joe Grant, Dan Berggren and Jean Ritchie along with other familiar traditional Erie Canal Songs.

Musicians and singers: George Wilson, fiddle, bass and banjo; Paul Draper, vintage banjo; George Ward, concertina; Annie Rosen, ukulele; Jonny Rosen, guitar; Kate Blain, guitar; Alan Thomson, piano.

This performance is FREE, and all ages are welcome. Masks are encouraged but not required. Sponsored by New York State Council on the Arts, Arkell Museum, and Friends of Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site.