Native American Music Award Winner Arvel Bird Performs at 34th Annual Roasting Ears of Corn Festival in August
Allentown, PA ~ The Museum of Indian Culture (2825 Fish Hatchery Road) is proud to feature world-renowned Native American (Paiute) violinist and flutist Arvel Bird (“Lord of the Strings”) at the 34th Annual Roasting Ears of Corn Festival in Allentown on August 16 & 17, 2014. Performance times are at 11:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. daily.
Bird has dazzled audiences around the world with his contemporary fusion of Native American and Celtic fiddle rhythms. His world tours have included Scotland, England, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. He has released 20 CDs and 2 DVDs, and is the winner of numerous music awards including a Canadian Aboriginal Music Award, Native American Music Award, and Indian Summer Music Award. He is also a four-time Indiana State Fiddle Champion.
This is Bird’s first visit to the Lehigh Valley, and he will be performing exclusively at the Museum of Indian Culture. Festival admission is $7 for adults, $5 for seniors over age 62 and children 8-17, and children under eight are FREE. Festival gates open daily on August 16 & 17 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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Museum of Indian Culture
2825 Fish Hatchery Road
Allentown, PA 18103