Winter Village Music Festival

Festival Schedule

March 2-5, 2017






Lobby reception drinks, breakfast, lunch and southern comfort dinners are not included in ticket prices.  Dinner menus will be posted by 2-20-17.

Thursday,  March 2

Thursday Opening Concert: DISTINCTIVE DUOS
7:30 pm Suitcase (Judy Hyman and Jeff Claus)
8:15 pm 10 String Symphony


Friday, March 3

2:00 pm: Twin & Rhythm Fiddle Workshop Rachel Baiman and Christian Sedelmyer
3:00 pm: Guitar Workshop with Betsy Rome (Too Blue)
3:00 pm: Mandolin Workshop with Michael Sassano (Too Blue)
3:00 pm: Banjo Workshops with Joan Harrison (Too Blue)
3:00 pm: Fiddle Workshop with Sofia Chiardandini (Too Blue)
4:00 pm: 10 String Symphony Band Workshop – Song Writing and Arrangements

5:00 pm: South Hill Cider’s Happy Hour Reception & Jam
Old Time Music by Steve Selin, Aaron Lipp & Joe Damiani
Southern Comfort Dinner by the La Tourelle Bistro ($16 including Tax – See Dinner Menu Below)

Friday Evening Concert:  FIDDLE FEVER
6:30 pm: Too Blue
7:30 pm: 10 String Symphony
8:45 pm: Jeremy Kittel Trio


Saturday, March 4

Saturday workshops will be taught by members of Jeremy Kittel Trio, Barefoot Movement, Too Blue & Paris Texas.  .

9:00 am: Bluegrass Slow Jam with Paul Fairbanks
10:00 am: Fiddle Workshop with Jeremy Kittel
10:00 am: Guitar Workshop with Quinn Bachand (Jeremy Kittel Trio)
11:00 am:  Mandolin Workshop – Josh Pinkham (Jeremy Kittel Trio) & Tommy Norris (Barefoot)
1:00 pm:  Fiddle Rythym & Harmony Workshop – 10 String Symphony & Sofia Chiarandini (Too Blue)
11:00 am:  Harmony Singing Workshop – Noah Wall and Alex Conerly (The Barefoot Movement)

12:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm:  Bass Workshop – Katie Blomarz (The Barefoot Movement)
1:00 pm:  Bluegrass Song and Fiddle Tune Jam with Too Blue
2:30 pm: Band Workshop/Casual Concert with Jeremy Kittel Trio
3:30 pm: Band Workshop/Casual Concert with Barefoot Movement

5:00 pm: Pickin’ in the Pasture Happy Hour Reception & Jam

Bluegrass Jam led by the Jesse Alexander Band
Southern Comfort Dinner by the La Tourelle Bistro ($16 including Tax – See Dinner Menu Below)

Saturday Night Concert:  ‘BIG SHOW’

6:30 pm Paris Texas with Bobby Henrie & Friends
7:30 pm Jeremy Kittel Trio
8:45 pm  The Barefoot Movement


Sunday, March 5

9:30 am: Bluegrass and Gospel Slow Jam with Paul Fairbanks

Sunday Brunch Concert: CONTEMPLETIVE MUSIC

10:30 am:  The Barefoot Movement – Songs of the Spirit
11:30 am:  Jeremy Kittel Trio – Contempletive Instrumentals


12:30 pm:  Festival ends.

Fiddle and Mandolin Master Classes

Sunday, March 5, 2017 at La Tourelle

Fiddle Master Class with Jeremy Kittel
1:30 to 3:30pm @ La Tourelle
$40 Adults; $30 Students
RESERVE YOUR SEAT (limited to 25 students)

Mandolin Master Class with Josh Pinkham
4:00 to 6:00pm @ La Tourelle
$40 Adults; $30 Students
RESERVE YOUR SEAT (limited to 25 students)


Cost:  $16 including tax.

Choice of one Entree
BBQ style pulled pork and slaw on honey wheat roll
Four cheese macaroni and cheese
Vegetarian jambalaya with cornbread

All with choice of one side
Salad with house vinaigrette
Baked beans
Macaroni and cheese side

Dessert choice
Chocolate chip cookies

Beverage Choice
Iced Tea

$16 includes tax