The Feature Concert Series at the Ozark
Folk Center presents Grammy award-winner Dom Flemons and Andy Hedges. Watch this duo of American songsters as they perform a variety of blues, folk, and cowboy songs in the artisan Craft Village from 2 - 3 p.m. and at Ozark Highlands Theater from 7 - 9 p.m.
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Dom Flemons is a co-founding member of the Carolina
and a Grammy award-winner and two-time Emmy nominee. Dom
Flemons is known as “The American Songster” since his
repertoire of music covers over 100 years of American folklore, ballads,
and tunes. Flemons is a music scholar, historian, record collector, and
a multi-instrumentalist. He is considered an expert player on the
Banjo, Fife, Guitar, Harmonica, Jug, Percussion, Quills, and Rhythm
Andy Hedges is a songster, reciter, storyteller, guitarist, and collector of cowboy songs and poems. The son of an Italian schoolteacher and a rodeo cowboy turned preacher, Andy was born in Lubbock, Texas, in the spring of 1980. He grew up in the small community of Tokio, Texas, where his family paid rent on an old farmhouse by looking after a few head of cattle. It was there that Andy fell in love with traditional music by listening to his father’s cassettes of cowboy songs. https://www.andyhedges.com/
Together this duo explores the songs of the old American west and often overlooked music of African American Cowboys in a rare and special performance.
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