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Berkeley Old-Time Music “Spring Situation” Open House | Freight & Salvage

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Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Freight & Salvage | 2020 Addison St, Berkeley, CA

Berkeley Old Time Music Spring Situation Open House | Freight & SalvageThe Freight joins forces with The Berkeley Old-Time Music Convention to host the Spring Situation, a community open house and a free afternoon of old-time stringband picking, singing and dancing, including a family dance, cabaret-style concert sets, jam sessions and workshops galore on all manner of making music with people.

2013 “Spring Situation” and Freight & Salvage Open House
Saturday, March 16, 2013 | Noon to 4pm
Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley


  • 1 pm: Skiffle Symphony
  • 1:30 pm: fiddlekids Sampler
  • 2 pm: Heath Curdts
  • 2:30 pm: Oak Grove
  • 3 pm: Mt. Diablo String Band
  • 3:30 pm: Martha Hawthorne and Bill Foss

For Kids

  • 1:30-3 pm: Tin Can Banjo Project. Instructor: Stewart Port


  • Noon-1 pm:
    Guitar w/ Eric Petersen
    Old-Time Fiddle w/ Jude Hawley
    Song Circle w/ Doug Norman
  • 1-2 pm:
    Kenny Hall Repertoire w/ Harry & Cindy Liedstrand
    Clawhammer Banjo w/ David Brown
    Backup Guitar w/ Karen Celia Heil
  • 2-3 pm:
    Autoharp w/ Bob Ellis
    Duet Harmony Singing w/ Martha Hawthorne & Bill Foss
    Cajun Jam w/ The Midnite Ramblers
  • 3-4 pm:
    Stringband Songs w/ Searle Whitney & Laura Lind
    Old-Time Fiddle w/ Grace Forrest
    Old-Time Finger-picked Banjo w/ Heath Curdts

Open Jams

  • Noon: John Blasquez and fiddlekids
  • 1 pm: Jude Hawley & Eric Petersen
  • 2 pm: Jeff Cherniss & Rod Freeland
  • 3 pm: West-Running Rounders

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, East Bay, Kids & Families, Lectures & Workshops, Live Music, Theater & Performance
Address: 2020 Addison St, Berkeley, CA

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