THE MOREHEAD CITY Rotary Club brings award-winning bluegrass band Balsam Range to the Crystal Coast for a scholarship fundraiser concert at 8pm on Friday, April 8 at the Carteret Community Theatre. Advance tickets are $30 at carteretcommunitytheatre.com; $35 at the door. for advance reserved seating and $35 at the door.
International Bluegrass Music Awards Vocal Group of the Year for 2014 and 2015, Balsam Range boasts outstanding acoustic musicians and singers who hail from Haywood County in western North Carolina. The band was named for the majestic range of mountains that surrounds part of their home county where the Smokies meet the Blue Ridge; the Balsam Range.
Elements of jazz, country, gospel, swing and old-time music are all infused into the fresh sound of this unique southern bluegrass band. Its five distinct personalities create one remarkable musical experience. To get a feel for their performances visit them at balsamrange.com/videos/. For more information about the concert, contact Dean McDonald at 252-342-2784.