Jonathan Byrd is a seventh generation North Carolinian, a preacher’s son, a Gulf War veteran, and a Kerrville New Folk award winner. A Jonathan Byrd show is musical theater, bringing together the Texas songwriting tradition with Southern storytelling and hot guitar picking. A stalwart of modern folk music, Byrd has released eight solo albums with a surprising variety of musical directions, and an acoustic collaboration with fellow songwriter Diana Jones. “One of the top 50 songwriters of the last 50 years. ” — Rich Warren of WFMT in the Chicago Tribune “...able to say more in two words than most other people can say in a novel.”— Midwest Record Family-friendly and free; donations appreciated. Refreshments, song circle, open jam sessions follow hour-long concert. Free parking in 4th St. county parking deck; between Kings Dr. & McDowell St. The Charlotte Folk Society is supported, in part, with funding by the Arts & Science Council.
Information & Amenities
Age Range:All Ages
General Information:Hours of Operation: 7:30-10:00 PM; Doors open 7:00 PM.
Location:Center City (Uptown)
Type:Music & Concerts