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Upcoming Dates

Friday, November 2nd, 2018

219 Littleton Rd
Westford, MA

14th Annual Fiddle Hell Festival, Thursday - Sunday, November 1 - 4, 2018.  There will be 450 hands-on workshops and guided jams, and concerts.  Lorraine will be conducting voice, mandolin, dulcimer and song workshops, Bennett blues guitar and song.  Please go to  http://www.fiddlehell.org  for dates, times and locations of workshops.

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Holiday Concert at the First Parish Church, Bedford, MA
3:00

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Playing for the Planet: Musicians for Climate Justice, Boston, MA
7:00
565 Boylston Street
Boston, MA

Monday, December 31st, 2018

Rockport New Year's Eve, Rockport, MA

Lorraine and Bennett - Classical, Celtic and Blues.

Saturday, January 19th, 2019

8:00 - !0:00
450 Deerfield Rd
Pomfret, CT 06258
860-974-1691

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

WUMB Winter Weekend, Groton, MA

WUMB Winter Weekend runs from February 22nd thru February 24th 2019.  For additional information please go to http://www.wumb.org/samw/

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC

John C. Campbell Folk School from March 3rd thru the 8th.  Lorraine will be teaching beginning/refresher mandolin.  For additional information go to the following link:  https://folkschool.org/index.php

 

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Mandolin Camp North, Charlton, MA

Mandolin Camp North Weekend from April 12th thru the 14th, 2019.  Lorraine's workshops will include beginning track mandolin.  From more information please go to musiccampnorth.com/

Friday, May 17th, 2019

Banjo Camp North, Charlton, MA

Banjo Camp North will run from May 17th thru the 19th.  Lorraine's workshops include beginning track banjo.  For additional information please go to musiccampnorth.com/

Sunday, June 9th, 2019

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC

Lorraine and Bennett "Surviving and Thriving in Jam Sessions".  This is a week long course ending Saturday, June 15th. For additional information please go to https://classes.folkschool.org/Instructors.aspx?id=9/

 

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Geneva Point 100th Anniversary Concert, Meredith, NH

Past Dates

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Musical Instrument Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
The Appalachian Dulcimer - 11:00 - 12:00
465 Huntington Ave
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Local performer Lorraine Lee Hammond talks about the history, construction, and playing technique of the fretted zither called the Appalachian dulcimer. She demonstrates instruments from her own collection, as well as two historical examples belonging to the Museum, including one by legendary maker John Edward Thomas, of Bath, Kentucky, made in 1913.

For additional information please go to https://www.mfa.org/search?search_api_views_fulltext=LORRAINE+HAMMOND

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

Summer Acoustic Music Week (SAMW), Meredith, NH

This is a week long program running from August 19th to August 25, 2018. For additional information please click on the following link:  http://www.wumb.org/samw/

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Making Music in Cornwall Connecticut, Cornwall Town Hall
Lorraine and Bennett Hammond in Concert with Open Mic - 2:00
16 Pine Street
West Cornwall, Connecticut 06796

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Making Music In Cornwall Connecticut, Cornwall Town Hall
Dance Party, Potluck and Songs - 4:00
16 Pine Street
West Cornwall, CT 06796

Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Summer Acoustic Music Week (SAMW), Meredith, NH

This is a week long program running from July 8th to July 14, 2018.  For additional information please click the following link:  http://www.wumb.org/samw/

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC
One Folk School RD
Brasstown, NC

This is a week long course ending Saturday, June 16th.  For additional information please look on the following link:  https://classes.folkschool.org/Instructors.aspx?id=9

 

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Banjo Camp North, Charlton, MA
Prindle Pond Conference Center

Weekend is May 18th through May 20th 2018.  For additional information please click on the following link:  http://musiccampsnorth.com/2018-banjo-camp-north/

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

NEFFA Concert, Mansfield, MA
9:00pm
Middle and High Schools

For additional information please click on the following link:  https://www.neffa.org/

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Guitar and Mandolin Camp North Weekend, Charlton, MA
Prindle Pond Conference Center

Weekend runs from April 13th through April 15, 2018.  For additional information please click on the following link:  http://musiccampsnorth.com/2018-guitar-mandolin-camp-north/

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Musical Instruments Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
The Appalachian Dulcimer - 6:00 - 7:00
465 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115

 Local performer Lorraine Lee Hammond talks about the history, construction, and playing technique of the fretted zither called the Appalachian dulcimer. She demonstrates instruments from her own collection, as well as two historical examples belonging to the Museum, including one by legendary maker John Edward Thomas, of Bath, Kentucky, made in 1913.

For additional information please search on the following link:  http://www.mfa.org/programs/gallery-activities-and-tours/the-appalachian-dulcimer

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC
Week begins at 3pm
1 Folk School Road
28902

Lorraine will be teaching beginning/refresher mandolin.  For additional information click on the following link:  https://folkschool.org/index.php

Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Summer Acoustic Music Week (SAMW) Winter Weekend, Groton, MA
Weekend begins at 3pm
Groton woods Conference Center, 167 Prescott St

For additional information please go to http://www.wumb.org/samw

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Unitarian Church of Marlboro-Hudson
Morning Service - 10:30am
80 Main Street
Hudson, MA
United States

Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Saturday Night At Marblehead Coffeehouse
8:00
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church 135 Lafayette St
Marblehead, MA

For additional information use this link:  https://www.facebook.com/satnightinmarblehead/

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Folk Music Society of New York Winter Weekend, Honor's Haven Resort and Spa
Weekend Begins at 5pm
Ellenville, NY

For additional information please click on the following link:  http://www.folkmusicny.org/weekends.html

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Howie Bursen, Martin Grosswendt and Bennett Hammond, The Vanilla Bean Cafe
Food Bank Benefit - 8:00 - 10:00
450 Deerfield RD
Pomfret Center, CT

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

New Moon Coffeehouse, Haverhill, MA
8:00pm
16 Ashland Street

Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Rockport New Year's Eve, Rockport, MA
Lorraine and Bennett - Classical, Celtic and Blues - 8:00 - 8:45 and 9:00 - 9:45
17 School Street

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