Music

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Genevieve & Ferdinand: Live at Our State

Durham-based duo Genevieve & Ferdinand consists of Grammy-nominated vocalist Kate McGarry and her husband, guitarist Keith Ganz. Enjoy their performance of three songs in the Our State library.
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Fiddle or Violin?

The fiddle is an instrument so versatile it takes on a different name when it’s used to play classical music.
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Fiddle Festivals

Fiddlers’ conventions have long brought North Carolina communities together.
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Cigar-Box Fiddles

A craftsman in Asheville combines music, art, and history to give cigar boxes unexpected new life.

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The Man Who Taught a Fiddler to Play Guitar

Before he learned to play fiddle, the South’s most famous fiddler learned to play guitar. Charlie Daniels has never forgotten that moment, or the friend who taught him.
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Tiki Bar Playlist

Transport yourself to Tiki Pier with these ten songs selected by Abbie Sinclair, owner of the Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar in Carolina Beach.
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David Childers: Live at Our State

David Childers performs in the Our State library.

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North Carolina Jam Sessions

To make great music, we don’t always need a first fiddle or a musical score. At these 10 jam sessions throughout the state, picking and strumming come naturally — with no agenda but the pleasure of playing.
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Lowland Hum

The Greensboro-based husband and wife duo discuss music, life on the road, and share their newest single, “Ballad of Saudade.”
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Summer’s Soundtrack

There’s no better backdrop for beach music than the ocean or a better stage than the Tiki Pier at Carolina Beach.

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