FOLK MUSIC CONCERT FOR THE SEASON OF HALLOWEEN
with Ruth Barrett (dulcimer and voice)
with guest musicians Rachel Alexander (cello)
and Pele Yemaya (percussion)
Join us for an entertaining and informative concert program of traditional Celtic and original folk music and lore, poetry and song, celebrating the holiday and season of Samhain (All Hallows Eve). Halloween, is the closing of the agricultural year of northern Europe. In earlier times and continuing today are customs of veneration of departed ancestors and beloved dead, remembering the victims of the witchcraft persecutions, divination for the New Year, and preparations for the arrival of Winter.