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The North Country Strings invites you to a program of sacred and secular holiday music entitled, "A North Country Christmas", which will be performed at the Center Theatre on Sunday, December 23rd at 2 PM as part of the Hometown Holidays celebration. Tickets are priced at $10 for adults and free for children.
The North Country Strings will perform original and lively arrangements of traditional Yuletide carols and other holiday favorites to celebrate the season. Members of The North Country Strings include local musicians Susan Ramsey, Peter McGuire, Ruth Fogg, Chelo McGuire, Joshua McGuire and featuring students of the North Country Strings Music Studio. Let the sweet sounds of fiddles, drum, guitars, cello, bass, and the beautiful vocals of this original North Woods ensemble fill you with the joy and spirit of the holiday season.
Susan Ramsey and the North Country Strings.
The North Country Strings is a locally based acoustic ensemble that enjoys performing good sacred and secular music in original arrangements for music lovers all around the state of Maine. A "North Country Christmas" presents the Christmas story in the folk tradition of storytelling through music. Many of the musical selections on the program come from standard hymnals, from ancient melodies of the folk world, and from more contemporary genres. All are arranged and performed in a "North Country" style by the members of The North Country Strings. "We do this program because we hope that the selections will inspire, energize, and fill the listener with the joy and spirit of the holiday season.", says Susan Ramsey. Center Theatre is located at 20 E Main Street in Dover-Foxcroft. For more information contact 207-564-8943.