Bob Carlin
Producer, Performer, Teacher & Researcher

2017-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------2017

February 18, Saturday, with Erynn Marshall, Carl Jones, Adam Hurt and Beth Hartness, Oak Ridge, NC.

March 4-5, Saturday-Sunday, The South Carolina Guitar Show, book signing, Banjo: An Illustrated History, Spartanburg, SC.

March 18-19, Saturday-Sunday, Amigo Nashville Guitar Show, book signing, Banjo: An Illustrated History, Franklin, TN.

May 6th, Saturday, 1pm-2pm, Let the Land Say...Amen Festival, York County, SC

May 10-11, Wednesday-Thursday, Ottawa, Canada. [more info coming soon]

May 13-14, Saturday-Sunday, Toronto, Canada. [more info coming soon]

May 31, Wednesday, 7:30 pm, Banjos Live! with Joe Newberry, Greg Cahill and Hank Sapoznik, Elderly Instrument, Lansing, MI

June 1-4, Thursday-Sunday, Midwest Banjo Camp, Olivet, MI.

Past Appearances include:

Folk School, St. Louis, MO.
Focal Point, St. Louis, MO.
Appomattox Courthouse National Historical Park, Appomattox, VA
Midwest Banjo Camp, Olivet, MI.
MARC, Reidsville, NC
Charlie Poole Festival, Eden, NC
The Great American Guitar Show, Oaks, PA.
Blue Ridge Music Center, Galax, VA
Rowan County Public Library, Salisbury, NC
Chatham County Library, Pittsboro, NC
American Banjo Camp, Port Orchard, WA.
Hoppin' John Old-Time & Bluegrass Fiddlers' Convention, Silk Hope, NC.
New Winston Museum, Winston-Salem, NC
Scuppernong Books, Greensboro, NC.
Godfrey Daniels, Bethlehem, PA.
Guitarlington 2016, Arlington, TX
Woodstock Invitational Luthiers Showcase, Woodstock, NY
The Banjo Gathering, Charlottesville, VA
The Great American Guitar Show/Fall Philly, Oaks, PA
Evening Muse, Charlotte, NC
Chestnut Creek School of the Arts, Galax, VA
Muddy Creek Music Hall,
Winston-Salem, NC,
Tupelo Honey Cafe, Charlotte, NC
Fiddle and Bow
, Winston-Salem, NC
Picker's Supply, Fredericksburg, VA
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby, NC
Museum of Making Music, Carlsbad, CA
Mando & Banjo Week
, Swannanoa Gathering, Swannanoa, NC
Mid West Banjo Camp,
Olivet, MI
Bluff Country Gathering, Lanesboro, MN
Suwannee Banjo Camp, Live Oak, FL
Folk School, St Louis, MO
The Focal Point, St Louis area, MO
WDVX Blue Plate Special
North Carolina Museum of History
, Raleigh, NC
Swannanoa Gathering, Mando & Banjo Week, Swannanoa, NC
Pfeiffer University
Orlando International Guitar & Music Expo

Carolina String Studio

Old Salem
, NC

BBC Radio Three, (with Joe Thompson)

Clawcamp, Fur Peace Ranch, OH

Musikfest, Bethlehem, PA (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)

Davis-Kidd Booksellers, Nashville, TN

Asheville Area Arts Council, Asheville, NC (with Vieux Farka Toure)

Davis Kidd Booksellers, Memphis, TN

Celebration of Traditional Music, Berea College, Berea, KY.

Banjo Collectors Conference, Philadelphia, PA

Elderly Instruments, Lansing, MI

American Banjo Camp, Fort Flagler, WA

Banjo Festival, Eastman House and Bernunzio Uptown Music, Rochester, NY

National Endowment for the Arts Folk Heritage Fellowships Awards, Washington, DC (with Joe Thompson)

Millennium Stage, The Kennedy Center, Washington, DC (with Joe Thompson)

Institute of Musical Traditions, Takoma Park, MD

Malaprop's Bookstore, Asheville, NC

Philadelphia Folk Festival, Schwenksville, PA

Appalachian String Band Festival, Clifftop, WV

The Regulator Bookshop, Durham, NC

House Concert, Mountain View, CA

Cayuga Vaults, Santa Cruz, CA

Violins Etc, Austin, TX

Lisle Station Museum, Lisle, IL (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)

Kentucky Center for Traditional Music, Morehead, KY (with Joe Thompson)

The Art of Sound Festival, Shelby, NC (with Joe Thompson)

Midwest Banjo Camp, Lansing, MI                                  

The School of Music, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, NC
Dade City Florida Old Time Music Championship
North Florida University,
Jacksonville, FL
Suwannee Banjo Camp
, High Springs, FL
Ohio State University,
Newark, OH (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)
Ohio State University,
Columbus, OH (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)
Kent State University-Stark, OH (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)
World Music Institute, WVU,
Morgantown, WV (with Cheick Hamala Diabate)
Frank H. McClung Museum,
Knoxville, TN
Jubilee Arts/Laurel Theatre,
Knoxville, TN (with Joe Thompson)
Rhythm and Roots Reunion, Bristol, TN (with Joe Thompson)

The Festival For the Eno, Durham, NC (with Joe Thompson)
Chamber Music at the Barn, Wichita, KS
Fun Fourth Festival Day at Blandwood, Greensboro, NC
Appalachian State University, Boone, NC (with Joe Thompson)
Charlie Poole Music Festival, Eden, NC (with Joe Thompson)
Banjo Camp North, Groton, MA
Brookfields Winery, Margate, Tasmania, AU
Wesley Ann, Melbourne, Victoria, AU
The Merry Muse, Canberra, ACT, AU
Eastside Arts, Paddington, NSW, AU
The Governor Hindmarsh, Adelaide, SA, AU
Kapunda Celtic Festival, Kapunda, SA, AU
Braidwood Folk Club, Braidwood, NSW, AU
National Folk Festival, Canberra, ACT, AU
The Banjo Cruise
Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX
Arts Fifth Avenue, Fort Worth, TX
The Levine Museum of the New South, Charlotte, NC
Barnes and Nobles, Greensboro, NC
South Florida Folk Festival, Fort Lauderdale, FL
House Concert, Delray Beach, FL
Cumberland County Library, Fayetteville, NC
McIntyre's Fine Books, Fearrington Village, NC
Thursdays on the Terrace, University of NC at Chapel Hill, NC
Folklore Village, Dodgeville, WI
Randolph County Public Library, Asheboro, NC
RonandDiane House Concerts, Nashville, TN
Mountain Music Shoppe, Shawnee, KS
The Folk School, St Louis, MO 
The Belle of Louisville, Louisville, KY
House of Musical Traditions, Takoma Park, MD
New Coast Gallery, Reeds Spring, MO
Folklore Society of Greater Washington, Washington, DC
Stecoah Valley Center, Stecoah, NC (with Joe Thompson)
Old-Time Music, Ozark Heritage Festival, West Plains, MO
Merlefest, Wilkesboro, NC
Munford Elementary School, Richmond, VA (with Joe Thompson)
Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, VA (with Joe Thompson)
Science Museum of Virginia, Richmond, VA (with Joe Thompson)
Liberty Hall, Portland, OR
Music Crafters, Weatherford, TX
Camp Street Cafe, Crockett, TX
Austin Friends of Traditional Music, Austin, TX
Otter Opry, Santa Cruz, CA
San Francisco Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival, San Francisco, CA
President's Day Bluegrass Festival of the California Bluegrass Association, Sebastopol, CA
The Cat's Cradle, Carrboro, NC (with Julie and Buddy Miller)
The Neighborhood Theater, Charlotte, NC (with Julie and Buddy Miller)
The Down Home, Johnson City, TN (with the Reeltime Travelers)
Spring Gulch Folk Festival, New Holland, PA
Summer on Trade, Winston-Salem, NC
Explore Park, Roanoke, VA
The Prism, Charlottesville, VA
Dusty Strings Old Time Music Week, Seattle, WA
Tractor Tavern, Seattle, WA
William and Mary, Willamsburg, VA
The Birchmere, Alexandria, VA (with Julie and Buddy Miller)
The Garage, Winston-Salem, NC
Habersham Community Theater, Clarkesville, GA;
Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, Washington, DC
(with Joe Thompson)
Musical Instrument Museum, Brussels, BE
Café de Brug
, Heerde, the Netherlands
Theater-café de Bouwkunde, Deventer, the Netherlands
Concert de midi, Mons, BE 
Suwannee Valley Old Time Banjo Camp, Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center, White Springs Florida
Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
Eddie's Attic, Decatur, GA
North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC (with Joe Thompson)
The Acoustic Cafe, Nederland, CO
Grey Eagle, Asheville, NC
Orange Peel, Asheville, NC (with Jeff Austin)
Florida Folk Festival, White Springs, FL
Sore Fingers Music Camp, Kingham Hill School, UK
Midwest Banjo Camp, Olivet, MI
CBA Music Camp, Grass Valley, CA
Father's Day Bluegrass Festival, Grass Valley, CA
Old Time Week, Augusta Heritage Center, Elkins, WV
Philadelphia Folk Festival, PA (with the John Hartford Stringband)
American Banjo Camp, Fort Flagler, WA
Tennessee Fall Homecoming, Museum of Appalachia, Norris, TN, Saturday
On the Same Page, Forsyth County Public Library, Winston-Salem, NC
Capo's Music Store, Abingdon, VA
Roller's At Flying Fish, Philadelphia, PA
House of Musical Traditions, Takoma Park, MD
Folk School of St. Louis, Maplewood, MO
Indiana Fiddlers Gathering, Lafayette, IN
Midwest Banjo Camp, Olivet, MI
Down Home Guitars, Frankfort, IL
Rowan Public Library, Salisbury, NC



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