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More Acts Announced for National Folk Festival in Salisbury

National Folk Festival

The National Folk Festival announced its third set of artists that will grace Salisbury in September.

They include Jason Samuels Smith from New York.

He will bring the great American tradition of tap dancing to the stage.

Klesmer music will also be celebrated with Michael Winograd & the Honorable Mentshn from Brooklyn.

He is a one of the premier klezmer clarinetists.

And then there is the Phil Wiggins Blues House Party from Takoma Park which celebrates Piedmont blues music and dance.

Finally there will be Nukariik from Ottawa with some Inuit throat singing that combines rhythmic melodies and imitations of bird sounds.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.