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Duncan Sheik and Suzanne Vega at The Barns at Wolf Trap

Last night, composer, Tony Award winner and musician Duncan Sheik opened up the show with a simple set. His set included himself with an acoustic/electric guitar/synthesizer and his drummer and piano player. He put on a fun show that had his many hits, and the stories behind them. His enthusiasm and love for performing and […]

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Eileen Ivers at Wolf Trap

Eileen Ivers returned to the Barns at Wolf Trap for a rollicking good show filled with her unique brand of Celtic fiddle and traditional roots music like bluegrass, Cajun, French Canadian, and American Country. This is one artists you want to see live; a speaker can’t do justice to her mastery of this instrument and […]

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Holly Near. Photo by Mike Rogers.

‘Holly Near’ at Wolf Trap by Eric Denver

The packed Holly Near concert last night  at the Barns at Wolf Trap was a coming home for me. The last time I saw Holly was in the exact same venue about ten years ago. The 90-minute non-stop concert only skimmed her successful career as a singer/songwriter, but what a concert it was! Holly’s band […]

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Eileen Ivers. Photo courtesy of Wolf Trap.

Eileen Ivers at Wolf Trap by Jessica Vaughan

Eileen Ivers brought down The Barns at Wolf Trap in an evening of blazing fiddles and holiday classics with her fantastic band Immigrant Soul. Eileen Ivers is a fiddle player from the Bronx, or as she puts it, the 33 county of Ireland. She won nine All-Ireland Fiddle championships and has played with major orchestras and […]

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