WORKSHOPS AND CONCERTS

We host a variety of workshops and concerts with extraordinary musicians and artists from around the country! Check out what we have coming up:

Tuesday, June 27 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm: The Front Porch, in partnership with James Monroe’s Highland, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe. These performances are a perfect opportunity to bring the family out with blanket and chairs in tow to enjoy music from Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region! The June 27th Tuesday Tunes concert will feature Darrel Rose and Friends. Tix here.

Join us on Friday, June 30 at 7:30 pm for The Fiddler’s Convention on Duck Mountain – a double header concert at The Front Porch with The Orpheus Supertones and Uncle Henry’s Favorites! These folks have devoted their lives to the old time music tradition and bring not only a great deal of sensitivity to the music, but also plenty of spirit and humor in the vein of past Old Time performers. Bring the family for an evening of entertainment you won’t forget. Tix here.

Join us on Sunday, July 2 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm for our first Front Porch open mic! This event is free, open to all musicians and singers, and is the perfect place for Front Porch students to perform in a true listening room setting! More information here.

On Saturday, July 8 from 7:30 – 10:00 pm, join us for An Evening with Claire Lynch. Dolly Parton credits Claire with “one of the sweetest, purest and best lead voices in the music business today.” Don’t miss this wonderful concert at The Front Porch! Tix here.

Tuesday, July 18 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm: The Front Porch, in partnership with James Monroe’s Highland, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe. These performances are a perfect opportunity to bring the family out with blanket and chairs in tow to enjoy music from Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region! The July 18th Tuesday Tunes concert will feature Lua. Tix here.

On Friday, July 21, Positive Collective returns to The Front Porch for another reggae dance party!! Come shake your groove thang with us from 8:00 – 11:00 pm. $5 gets you into the best dance scene in Charlottesville. Tix here.

Tuesday, August 8 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm: The Front Porch, in partnership with James Monroe’s Highland, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe. These performances are a perfect opportunity to bring the family out with blanket and chairs in tow to enjoy music from Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region! The August 8th Tuesday Tunes concert will feature Gallatin Canyon. Tix here.

Tuesday, September 5 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm: The Front Porch, in partnership with James Monroe’s Highland, will host the 3rd annual Tuesday Tunes, a five-part series of sunset concerts at the home of President James Monroe. These performances are a perfect opportunity to bring the family out with blanket and chairs in tow to enjoy music from Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region! The August 8th Tuesday Tunes concert will feature Bud’s Collective. Tix here.

On Friday, September 8 from 7:30 – 10:00 pm, join us for a concert with Rickie Simpkins and the Wildwood Flowers. Rickie is one of the most powerful multi instrumentalists on the planet; come enjoy his music with special guests, The Wildwood Flowers. Tix here.

Jon us on Saturday, September 16 from 7:30 – 9:30 pm for An Evening with Alash Ensemble. Alash ensemble is a trio of master throat singers (xöömeizhi) from Tuva, a tiny republic in the heart of Central Asia. Come watch this amazing ancient art form! Tix here.