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Central Pennsylvania's grass-roots voice for folk music and dance!

Upcoming Concerts

Sat, June 22 - Perry Live: Justin Angelo Band

Perry Live: Justin Angelo Band Newport

Local folk/blues band Justin Angelo Band is the second in a new series of house concerts in Newport, jointly presented by PCCA and SFMS. Sat, June 22 at Landis House. MORE

Wed, July 10 - Soundwaves: Emmanuel Nsingani

Soundwaves: Emmanuel Nsingani Harrisburg

Enjoy dinner and a sunset cruise on board the riverboat Pride of the Susquehanna, with music by African jazz/fusion musician Emmanuel Nsingani. Wed, July 10 at City Island dock, Harrisburg. MORE

July 26-28 - Susquehanna Folk Festival

Susquehanna Folk Festival Lewisberry

A family-friendly weekend jam-packed with music, dancing, workshops, jamming, storytelling, crafts, food and much more. July 26-28 at Roundtop Mountain Resort in Lewisberry. MORE

Wed, August 14 - Soundwaves: Justin Angelo Band

Soundwaves: Justin Angelo Band Harrisburg

Enjoy dinner and a sunset cruise on board the riverboat Pride of the Susquehanna, with music by local folk/blues collective Justin Angelo Band. Wed, August 14 at City Island dock, Harrisburg. MORE

Wed, September 11 - Soundwaves: Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig

Soundwaves: Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig Harrisburg

Enjoy dinner and a sunset cruise on board the riverboat Pride of the Susquehanna, with music by local "hot club jazz" outfit Rue de la Pompe with guest Kevin Neidig. Wed, September 11 at City Island dock, Harrisburg. MORE

Sun, September 15 - Fort Hunter Day

Fort Hunter Day Harrisburg

SFMS provides folk entertainment as part of the annual Fort Hunter Day festivities. Join in for a morning jam session & song swap with our own Fred Heagy, followed by coffeehouse performers after noon. Sun, September 15 at Fort Hunter Park. MORE

Fri, September 20 - Genticorum

Genticorum Lancaster

This Québécois 'power trio' weaves precise and intricate fiddle, flute and accordion work, gorgeous vocal harmonies, energetic foot percussion and guitar accompaniment into a big and jubilant musical feast. Concert Fri, September 20 at the Ware Center. MORE

Thu, September 26 - Old Blind Dogs

Old Blind Dogs Harrisburg

"A Scots neo-traditional super group, with a bracingly modern musical attack." (Montreal Gazette) Concert Thu, September 26 at Fort Hunter. MORE

Sun, October 27 - Tim O'Brien & Jan Fabricius

Tim O'Brien & Jan Fabricius York

Bluegrass innovator and roots music superstar, Grammy and IMBA award winner, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist... don't miss this evening! Concert Sun, October 27 at UUCY. MORE

Sat, November 23 - Peter Mulvey

Peter Mulvey Harrisburg

Veteran singer and songwriter from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, whose material spans rock and roll, folk, Jazz, spoken word, and Americana. Concert Sat, November 23 at Fort Hunter. MORE

Sun, February 23 - HighTime

HighTime York

This fresh new trio from the heart of Conamara, Ireland combines Irish music and an intriguing blend of modern folk influences. Concert Sun, February 23 at UUCY. MORE

Sun, March 1 - Jaerv

Jaerv Lancaster

Extroverted, heartfelt and vigorous folk music from an award-winning Swedish quintet. 5-voice harmonies, energetic dance tunes and free improvisations, rooted in a broad range of musical traditions. Concert Sun, March 1 at the Ware Center. MORE

Sat, March 14 - Canal Street String Band

Canal Street String Band Harrisburg

With three voices, fifty-five strings and a pair of cow bones, this trio puts a brand-new shine on some seriously fun old American music. In this show, they'll explore the folk and blues roots that inspired The Grateful Dead. Concert Sat, March 14 at Fort Hunter. MORE

Sun, March 22 - Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

Nordic Fiddlers Bloc Harrisburg

Three fiddlers from Norway, Sweden and the Shetland Islands create an invigorating amalgam of their native traditions. Concert Sun, March 22 at Fort Hunter. MORE

Sun, April 5 - Bill and the Belles

Bill and the Belles Harrisburg

With a spirited sound that falls somewhere between old-time country and vaudeville, this Tennessee trio puts a modern and innovative spin on vintage roots music. Concert Sun, April 5 at Appalachian Brewing Company. MORE

Fri, April 17 - Hoot and Holler with Brad Kolodner and Alex Lacquement

Hoot and Holler with Brad Kolodner and Alex Lacquement Hoot and Holler with Brad Kolodner and Alex Lacquement Harrisburg

An entertaining evening of roots music from four young musicians who are already masters of Old-Time traditions. Asheville, NC duo "Hoot and Holler" joins forces with Brad Kolodner and Alex Lacquement of Baltimore's "Charm City Junction". Concert Fri, April 17 at Fort Hunter. MORE