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Upcoming Performances

Troker
Much more than just a “jazz band from Mexico,” Troker mixes jazz with rock, funk, mariachi, and even hip-hop to deliver danceable, high-energy performances all around the globe. Troker is “noisy, chaotic, sprawling, messy, and altogether wonderful” (All About Jazz).
  • Wednesday, Oct 18 | 8 PM
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Paco Peña
Legendary flamenco guitarist Paco Peña is “a virtuoso, capable of dazzling an audience beyond the frets of mortal man” (The New York Times). His esteemed honors include being named Oficial de la Cruz de la Orden del Mérito Civil by Spain’s King, as well as receiving the Gold Medal in the Arts from the Kennedy Center.
  • Thursday, Oct 19 | 8 PM
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Lara St. John, violin
Matt Herskowitz, piano
Founder's Day
Chamber Music at The Barns
“A volcanic violinist with a huge, fabulous tone that pours out of her like molten lava.” –Los Angeles Times

2017-2018 Artistic Advisor Lara St. John and her frequent collaborator pianist Matt Herskowitz illustrate St. John’s passion for traditional folk music with a wide ranging program of pieces from the chamber music canon, as well as her recent album, Shiksa.
  • Friday, Oct 20 | 7:30 PM
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The Bobs
Say fare-thee-well to the Grammy-nominated vocal pyrotechnicians of a cappella! Performing rock covers and original songs, “Glee for grownups” says goodbye after over 35 years.
  • Saturday, Oct 21 | 8 PM
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Later In the Season

Bernhoft
Bernhoft

With a retro-soul sound that “captures echoes of Stevie Wonder and Sly Stone” (NPR), Grammy-nominated artist Bernhoft has become known for his intricate and complex live performances.
  • Wednesday, Nov 01 | 8 PM
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JD Souther
JD Souther

Whether performing hits like “You’re Only Lonely” solo or collaborating on songs with artists like the Eagles, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, and James Taylor, this singer-songwriter helped shape the country rock sound of the ‘70s and ‘80s.
  • Wednesday, Nov 08 | 8 PM
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Red Baraat
Red Baraat

Led by dhol (Indian double-headed drum) player Sunny Jain, “the best party band in years” (NPR) delivers its high energy, exuberant fusion of jazz, hip-hop beats, rock, funky go-go, and scalding hot bhangra to The Barns.
  • Friday, Nov 10 | 8 PM
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George Winston
George Winston

One of the best-selling pianists of all time, George Winston is still “setting a high bar for every pianist in genres as diverse as rural folk piano, stride piano, and New Orleans R&B piano” (Paste).
  • Saturday, Nov 11 | 3 PM
  • Saturday, Nov 11 | 8 PM
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Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Herb Alpert & Lani Hall

Herb Alpert, the Grammy-winning leader of the Tijuana Brass, and Lani Hall, the Grammy-winning former lead singer of Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66, team up for two evenings of “happy music made by happy people…[an] exuberant brand of Brazilian- and Mexican-flavored pop” (The New York Times).
  • Monday, Nov 13 | 8 PM
  • Tuesday, Nov 14 | 8 PM
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Justin Townes Earle
Joshua Hedley
Justin Townes Earle
Joshua Hedley

Since launching his recording career a decade ago, Justin Townes Earle (son of Steve Earle) has established a reputation as a leading light in the Americana music community. With fearless, personally charged lyrical insight and infectious melodic craftsmanship, the veteran singer-songwriter returns to Wolf Trap in support of his new album Kids in the Street (2017).
  • Wednesday, Nov 15 | 8 PM
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California Guitar Trio
California Guitar Trio

Celebrating over 25 years together, the California Guitar Trio (Paul Richard, Bert Lams, and Hideyo Moriya) is still crisscrossing genres from rock and jazz to classical and even world music while mixing their dazzling musicianship with captivating stories and humor.
  • Thursday, Nov 16 | 8 PM
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The Quebe Sisters
The Quebe Sisters

Truly transporting the Americana sounds of Texas everywhere they go, the triple-threat fiddle champions of The Quebe Sisters create “a unique, effervescent amalgam of Western swing, hot jazz and tight sibling harmonies” (NPR) across the country.
  • Friday, Nov 17 | 8 PM
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