Posted by Jayme Blaschke
University News Service
October 15, 2007
Quickstep and Jamcrackers bring their unique folk sounds to Texas State University-San Marcos Friday, Oct. 19, for “Wailin’ on Water: From Rain to Rivers to Raging Seas, Songs and Tunes About Water.”
The performance will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Evans Auditorium. The show is part of the Jerry and Cathy Supple Folk Music Series, co-sponsored by Century Tel and SACA.
John Kirk and Trish Miller’s duet, known as Quickstep, are musicians and dancers known for their quick pickin’ fiddle tunes and flowing ballads with river themes. Jamcrackers is comprised of Peggy Lynn, Dan Berggren and Dan Duggan. With their traditional folk roots and original songs, they’ve teamed up as a trio with unique arrangements and striking harmonies. Inspiration for their music comes from the Adirondack Mountains near upstate
Tickets prices are $15 for the general public and $5 for students, with limited seating. Advance tickets can be purchased online at www.encoreseries.txstate.edu or at the door starting at 5 p.m. the day of the show. For further information, contact the Events Coordinator at (512) 245-3501.