KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Stifflegs are a four-piece string band from Knoxville featuring a repertoire of old-time country, western swing and hillbilly jazz 8 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Laurel Theater. Tickets are $15.
Steeped in the tradition of Appalachian string band music, the Stifflegs have played square dances and fiddler's conventions throughout the region. In addition to the group's spirited fiddle-led numbers, the Stifflegs also showcase a unique take on a wide variety of classic American music including harmony-driven ballads and upbeat jazz standards.
Tickets are available through Brown Paper Tickets 1-800-838-3006 ext 1, by mail and at the door.
For additional information or photos call Brent Cantrell or Toby Koosman at 865-522-5851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of Jubilee Community Arts is to promote, preserve and present the traditional performing arts of the southern Appalachian region and to nurture the cultural milieu responsible for the birth and evolution of these and related art forms. Jubilee Community Arts is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation.
JCA receives financial support from The Arts and Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville, The Arts and Heritage Fund, Ball Banjo Company, The City of Knoxville, Knox County, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Tennessee Arts Commission, and Ullrich Printing. JCA is a member agency of Community Shares.
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