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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Aaron Jonah Lewis

  • Doors Open: 7:30 pm
  • Show Starts: 8:00 pm
  • Ticket Price: $20
  • Genre: Traditional/Old-Time

The Corn Potato String Band multi-instrumentalist goes solo


If you've seen Aaron Jonah Lewis with The Corn Potato String Band, you have an idea of how much fun you're in for! Aaron is an acclaimed multi-instrumentalist, performer, and educator. He has won awards at the Clifftop Appalachian String Band Festival, including First Place Neotraditional Band in 2008 and 2015, and at the Galax Old Fiddlers Convention, including First Place Bluegrass Fiddle in 2018 and in 2007. He has performed at major festivals from the US to the UK and from Italy to Finland and continues to tour extensively. Aaron has appeared on dozens of recordings from bluegrass and old-time to traditional jazz, contemporary  experimental, and Turkish classical music projects. He has taught workshops at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow and at the English Folk Dance and Song Society in London. He also plays and teaches banjo, mandolin, and guitar and is currently based in Detroit.

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Aaron Jonah Lewis
Credit: Aaron Greenhood

Aaron Jonah Lewis, "Dry & Dusty" Live at Elderly Instruments