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Folk music’s ‘Renaissance Man’ to perform in Tryon June 2

Published 9:14am Thursday, May 23, 2013

“John McCutcheon is not only one of the best musicians in the USA,” said Seeger, “but also a great singer, songwriter and song leader. And not just incidentally, he is committed to helping hard-working people everywhere to organize and push this world in a better direction.”

McCutcheon’s music appeals to people of all ages. The concert will be held Sunday, June 2 at 3 p.m. at the Tryon Fine Arts Center. Tickets are for children aged 10 and under accompanied by an adult, and may be purchased at the Lanier Library. Tickets may also be available at the Tryon Fine Arts Center prior to the performance.

The library’s hours are Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call 859-9535, or visit the website at

- article submitted by Gina Malone

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