Tag: music

Bonnie Rideout brings Scottish fiddle music out of the pub and...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Alexandria’s own Grammy-nominated fiddler has spent a lifetime bringing the traditional music of her Scottish roots from pubs and firesides...

Ireton Cheer wins third consecutive national title

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] For the third year in a row, Bishop Ireton’s varsity cheerleading team won the Christian Cheerleaders of America National Championship....

Q&A: ‘Indigo Girl’ Emily Saliers to play at The Birchmere

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Emily Saliers, one half of Atlanta-based folk rock duo Indigo Girls, will play the Birchmere on Oct. 11 as a...

Locals take center stage at Carnegie Hall

Young Alexandria musicians perform at famous New York music hall


A listing of musical performances around town this week.

Pulling heart strings with his mandolin

An interview with bluegrass and country legend Ricky Skaggs


A listing of musical performances around town this week

From Idea to Encore: Behind the Scenes at the Birchmere

Arlandria club has grown into one of the city's musical landmarks.

A Musical Movement Aimed at True Harmony

For filmmaker and co-founder Jonathan Walls, it took his Playing For Change movement close to 10 years to finally relay their message that through music people can understand one anothers differences and create a better world.

Out and About

Highlighted performances coming soon to Alexandria venues.