“Guitarist of the Year” – Jim Hurst


A tasteful and flawless performance by a Guitarist of the Year winner and nominee Jim Hurst. Susquehanna Folk Music Society presents Jim Hurst Saturday, November 2, 2013, potluck dinner at 6 p.m. and concert at 7:30 p.m. at Fort Hunter Centennial Barn, 5300 N. Front Street, Harrisburg. The cost is $20 General Admission, $16 SFMS members, $10 […]

An Interview with modern day troubadours James Keelaghan and Jez Lowe, appearing in concert October 6th, 2013, Harrisburg, PA

James Keelaghan, hailed as Canada’s finest singer-songwriter and “poet laureate of the folk and roots music world,” and England’s Jez Lowe, one of the busiest performers on the acoustic/folk scene, join forces for a special evening of music in a Susquehanna Folk Music Society concert on Sunday, October 6, at 7:30 p.m., at the Midtown […]

The Stray Birds


The Stray Birds, a young acoustic trio from Lancaster, will bring their rootsy sound to Harrisburg on Friday, July 26 when they play a concert at the Appalachian Brewery located at 50 N. Cameron Street in Harrisburg. The concert begins at 7:30 pm and is sponsored by the Susquehanna Folk Music Society in partnership with […]

Volunteers Needed for Gypsy Festival, June 1

East Coast Django Gypsy Fest Saturday, June 1, 2013 Gates open at 12:00 noon Elicker’s Grove Park, Spring Grove On Saturday, June 1 Susquehanna Folk is assisting festival organizer Art Wachter with the promotion and organization of the East Coast Django Gypsy Fest to be held at Elicker’s Grove Park located near York in Spring […]

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art – Music on the Riegle Deck on Saturday, June 15

WHAT: 8th Annual Music on the Riegle Deck featuring After Hours Big Band, Tommy Whitcom and Vince Lanenza WHEN: Saturday, June 15; 6 p.m. WHERE: Riegle Deck, Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, 176 Water Company Road, Millersburg COST: Free!  Bring a chair or blanket, and your favorite beverage. SPONSORS: The Williams Family in […]

Montana songwriter Ben Bullington on East Coast tour

Montana songwriter Ben Bullington will be touring in support of “Lazy Moon,” his fourth CD of original songs. Bullington -until recently a family doctor in Big Timber, Montana, is known for his thoughtful songs and intricate stories. He dedicated the project “To the hardy and hard working people of Montana and the Rocky Mountain West.” […]

The Teetotallers

The Teetotallers—John Doyle, Martin Hayes, Kevin Crawford Susquehanna Folk Music Society Friday, April 26, 2013, 7:30 p.m. Fort Hunter Centennial Barn, 5300 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, PA $24 General Admission, $21 SFMS members, $10 Students ages 3-22 www.sfmsfolk.org, 717-763-5744 Put together three of Irish traditional music’s superstars—John Doyle, Martin Hayes, and Kevin Crawford—and you get […]

Heritage Blues Quartet

Sunday, March 10, 2013 Potluck 6:00 pm Concert 7:30 pm at Fort Hunter   An inspiring testament to the enduring power, possibilities and boundless beauty of African-American music. 6pm Potluck Supper Bring a covered dish to share! 7:30pm Concert Fort Hunter Barn 5300 N Front St Harrisburg, PA 17110 Tickets: $20 General Admission $16 SFMS […]

Croatian Dancing with Željko Jergan

Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Locust Lane Croatian Couples Workshop 2:00 pm Drmeš Workshop 3:30 pm Dinner & Dance Party 5:00 pm A native of Varazdin, Željko was a leading performer with the Croatian National Folk Ensemble Lado for 12 years; he also performed with the Zagreb National Ballet and Modern Dance Companies. Since moving […]

Two Pianos!

Capital Area Piano Chapter of the Central Pennsylvania Suzuki Association Friday, March 1, 6:30 PM and Saturday, March 2, 1:00 Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church 2000 Chestnut Street Camp Hill, PA Free Admission For an interview, please contact Ann Shurtz at 717-766-1870 or annshurtz@comcast.net   Two Pianos!  Twice the Fun To Be Presented by Young Suzuki […]