April 03, 2012
Mountain storyteller and musician Betty Smith presents free concert April 10 at 7 p.m.

On Tuesday, April 10th, at Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, NC, acclaimed mountain storyteller and musician Betty Smith will present a program of traditional tales and music beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Evans Auditorium. Renowned for her work as a scholar and folksinger, Smith renders traditional Appalachian ballads with honesty and purity, accompanying herself on authentic mountain instruments.

Lees-McRae College invites the public to this free concert which is part of Appalachian Heritage Week sponsored by the Stephenson Center for Appalachia. For more information, contact Meghan Wright at 828 898-8729.

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