LINCOLN CITY — The New World String Project is a brand new collaboration featuring extraordinary instruments and joyous music rooted in the Nordic and Celtic traditions. John Weed (fiddle), Aryeh Frankfurter (nyckelharpa, Celtic harp) Lisa Lynne (cittern, Celtic harp) and Stuart Mason (guizouki, guitar) will bring this innovative sound to Lincoln City, for a concert at the Cultural Center on July 20, 7pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.
The concert unfolds at the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 540 NE Hwy. 101 in Lincoln City. Showtime is 7PM. Tickets are $15 advanced, $17 at the door. $10 youth ages 18 and under. LCCC members get $2 off. For tickets, head to www.lincolncityculturalcenter.org or call the box office at (541) 994-9994.
The New World String Project brings together four mighty players who weave a shimmering sonic tapestry from Celtic, Nordic and American folk traditions. Fiddler John Weed and guitarist Stuart Mason also play together in the long-running Celtic band Molly’s Revenge. Celtic harp master Lisa Lynne, who gained international renown via recordings and tours with the label Windham Hill, often performs in a duo with NWSP-mate Aryeh Frankfurter, an expert on harp and Swedish nyckelharpa. Together, these intrepid string explorers take audiences on a thrilling, melodically exuberant musical ride.