Season Event

Doc Watson: Hills of Home

  • December 5, 2009 at 8:00 pm

Concert Hall Family-Friendly Event

With David Holt and Richard Watson

This legendary musician returns to the Center for the Arts with long-time collaborator and Grammy-winning banjoist David Holt and grandson, Richard, for an incredible evening of music. Showcasing his universally acknowledged virtuosity of the flatpicking guitar, Doc Watson has mastered a wide range of musical genres, including traditional ballads, fiddle tunes, blues, gospel, country, and contemporary music. His extraordinary talent has been recognized with seven Grammy Awards, a National Medal of the Arts, a National Heritage Fellowship, and the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Lifetime Achievement Award, and he was even declared a “national treasure” by President Jimmy Carter. Don’t miss this marvelous performance that spans generations and musical traditions!

Single Tickets are on sale now!

Pre-Performance Discussion: 7:15 pm; Mary Sue Twohy, Sirius/XM Satellite Radio (Dec 5, 2009) Pre-Performance Discussion

$42, $34, $21