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Project Coordinator:
Dale Bartlett
(828) 707-7907

Music Consultant:
Laura Boosinger

North Carolina Arts Council
Rebecca Moore
(919) 807-6530


To create an environment in Western North Carolina where the rich music traditions of the region are sustained and utilized in appropriate ways to improve the lives of residents; where traditional musicians thrive and feel supported in their creative lives; where visitors and residents alike can appreciate and enjoy the richness of the music; and where youth are provided with first hand traditional music experiences that spark interest and the music of the region.

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