Family Folk Festival: The Gawlers and the Boardmans to perform at UMA Jewett Auditorium 

Boardman  SonsSunday, January 5, 2014, 2:00 pm.

The "Concerts at Jewett" Series, sponsored by University of Maine at Augusta College of Arts and Sciences and UMA Senior College, will present “Family Folk Festival: The Gawlers and the Boardmans” on Sunday, January 5, 2014, 2:00 pm (snow date Jan. 12) at Jewett Hall Auditorium.

Tickets are $10, students $5, 12 & under free. Tickets are available at Pat's Pizza in Augusta, Apple Valley Books in Winthrop, and at the door. Call 621-3551, or email for more information or for mail order tickets.

Gawler FamilyThese well-known musical families will join forces to present a fun-filled concert of Downeast, Celtic, and Quebecois folk music filled with fabulous guitar and banjo picking, fiddling, singing, and their great love of music. John and Ellen Gawler and their daughters have delighted audiences here in Maine for many years. Greg Boardman, founder of Maine Fiddle Camp, will be joined by his family for a musical treat. This family folk fest will warm up your winter and lighten your hearts. Their previous concerts here were sell-outs so you may want to get your tickets ahead.

Next concert: Sunday, February 9, 2014, 2:00 pm/1 PM pre-concert talk: George Lopez, classical pianist.

Media contact:
Irene Forster