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Purple Fiddle presents Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble

Purple Fiddle presents Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble

The Purple Fiddle is one of the Mountain Music Trail’s premier venues presenting live music weekly throughout the year and daily in the summer.  Visit the website for full list of music events.  The Purple Fiddle offers food, cold brews, lodging and awesome atmosphere in the small, hip town of Thomas, WV along Rt. 219 […]

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Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble Spring Performance

Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble Spring Performance

Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble Spring Performance on Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 in the Boiler House Theater. Free. for more info go to; https://augustaheritagecenter.org/about-augusta/

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Thursday, May 12; 7:30 p.m. Details TBA Appalachian Ensemble performs traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and clogging to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles […]

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RCCAC Brown Bag Lunch Concert: D&E Appalachian Ensemble

RCCAC Brown Bag Lunch Concert: D&E Appalachian Ensemble

Free lunchtime music by The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble, who present traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional […]

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Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase

Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase

Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. at location TBD at D&E College The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz […]

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Mountain Music Trail ‘Tunes and Tales’ Video Premiere @ Davis & Elkins College

Mountain Music Trail ‘Tunes and Tales’ Video Premiere @ Davis & Elkins College

Join the Mountain Music Trail for a special night of ‘Tunes & Tales’ at the Timm’s Lounge at Davis & Elkins College.  The evening will include the premiere of stories captured along the trail by the West Virginia Public Broadcasting that highlight the living history of traditional music in these Appalachian Mountains. This special video […]

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Elkins Video Premiere: Tunes & Tales along the Mountain Music Trail

Elkins Video Premiere: Tunes & Tales along the Mountain Music Trail

Join us for a Special Night of “ Tunes & Tales Along the Mountain Music Trail” Mountain Music Trail Video Premieres – a partnership between the WV Division of Tourism, WV Public Broadcasting and the Mountain Music Trail Performances by: Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller The duo performs country and old-time music, singing close harmony […]

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D&E Chapel Service with Appalachian Ensemble

D&E Chapel Service with Appalachian Ensemble

Sunday morning choir service at Robbins Memorial Chapel. Details TBA. Presented by Davis & Elkins College and the Division of Fine & Performing Arts. The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old […]

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D&E Appalachian Ensemble at the Mtn State Forest Festival

D&E Appalachian Ensemble at the Mtn State Forest Festival

The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusin…g on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles of harmony singing. […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents D&E Appalachian Ensemble

The Purple Fiddle presents D&E Appalachian Ensemble

The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles of harmony singing. […]

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Augusta Heritage Center September Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center September Square Dance

Join us for a Square Dance on Friday, September 11 with a 7:30 p.m. workshop and an 8:00 p.m. dance in the Augusta Dance Pavilion. Music by the D&E Appalachian Ensemble with calling by Taylor Runner. Tickets at the door are $6 for adults and $4 for AmeriCorps Members / students. Free to D&E faculty, […]

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First Friday: D&E Night on the Town with Appalachian Ensemble & Clark Manson

First Friday: D&E Night on the Town with Appalachian Ensemble & Clark Manson

Join the block party in downtown Elkins as we welcome back the D&E students. Students on the D&E meal plan will be given vouchers to dine at local restaurants. The Third Street stage will feature the Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Clark Manson from 8-10 p.m. From 5-9 p.m. at […]

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D&E presents Appalachian Ensemble String Band

D&E presents Appalachian Ensemble String Band

The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles of harmony singing. […]

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Davis & Elkins Celebration of the Arts

Davis & Elkins Celebration of the Arts

Celebration of the Arts Saturday, April 25 6:00 p.m. Myles Center for the Arts $50 A Celebration of the Arts, an evening filled with music, visual art, theatre and dance, will showcase the College’s Division of Fine and Performing Arts with all proceeds to support student scholarships in the arts. The evening will begin with […]

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Pocahontas Opera House presents D&E Appalachian Ensemble

Pocahontas Opera House presents D&E Appalachian Ensemble

The Davis and Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble is a student string band and dance group, led by Dance Director Becky Hill and String Band Director Emily Miller. The dancers and four-piece band focus on the intersections of different American vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old-time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap […]

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D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice w/ Appalachian Ensemble

D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice w/ Appalachian Ensemble

Downtown Elkins will be transformed into a winter carnival atmosphere on Friday, February 6 as the Davis & Elkins College Campus Activities Board, Elkins ON TRAC and the city of Elkins again host D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice. Events get under way at 5 p.m. and continue into the evening. The All […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Davis & Elkins’ Appalachian Ensemble

The Purple Fiddle presents Davis & Elkins’ Appalachian Ensemble

The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles of harmony singing.

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Appalachian Ensemble Showcase at D&E

Appalachian Ensemble Showcase at D&E

Appalachian Ensemble focuses primarily on the music and dance traditions of the Appalachian region, and includes some other music and dance traditions as well.

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Appalachian Ensemble & Romanian Artists Free Luncheon Concert

Appalachian Ensemble & Romanian Artists Free Luncheon Concert

The Davis and Elkins Appalachian Ensemble is taking part in the Common Notes partnership funded by the Museums Connect program of the American Alliance of Museums and the US Department of State. The project will kick off with FREE Luncheon Concert in the Madden Center on Davis and Elkins College Campus on Wednesday October 8th. […]

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