Orrin Star

Orrin Star

Cross posted from the Institute of Musical Tradition’s Facebook’s invite

Come out and celebrate the life of Master flat picker, humorist, singer and teacher Orrin Star who graced the national bluegrass and folk scene for more than 40 years.

Please join us as the Institute of Musical Traditions and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington come together to celebrate his life and musical legacy. We’re proud to be co-sponsoring this tribute to a good friend who left us too soon.

Sunday at 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
10701 Old Georgetown Rd, Rockville, MD 2085

Performers include:

  • Walt Michael
  • Marshall Wilborn
  • Jimmy Gaudreau
  • Moondi Klein
  • Big Howdy (Randy Barrett, Dede Wyland, Ira Gitlin, Tom McLaughlin)
  • John Seebach and friends.
  • Danny Knicely
  • Leon Morris
  • Jamey Peghiny (with Akira Otsuka)
  • Don Walters

In addition to an amazing show, a couple of Orrin Star tales and a big jam and singalong at the end – everyone attending will be given an Orrin Star commemorative CD!