2015 dates announced:
The Summer String Summit concert will take place in Weed CA, Wed July 8, 2015. The Shasta Music Summit will run July 4 through July 11 2015. Please email info(at)shastamusicsummit.com with any questions.
These concerts are the musical fruit of the Mt Shasta Music Summit, which gathers musicians of all ages from around the world who share a dedication to acoustic music, for a week of workshops and musical exploration.
The 10th annual 2014 concerts featured Darol Anger, Kala Ramnath, Laurie Lewis, Nic Gareiss, Scott Nygaard, David Grier, Paul Brown, Billy Contreras, The Bee Eaters, and literally dozens of other acoustic music luminaries, hosted by 6-time Grand National Fiddle Champions Tristan and Tashina Clarridge. Check out the past lineups for each show, here.
Over the past decade, the String Summit has earned a reputation as an evening of epic proportions, each July uniting a staggering array of the most influential and innovative performers from the worlds of bluegrass, jazz, Irish, old-time and pop music for an evening of music and dance that will take the audience on a stunning cross-genre journey, with many special guests and spontaneous collaborations. This lineup isn't to be found anywhere else in the world.
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