Back To The Bones: A Halloween Concert with Ruth Barrett and friends 2021-10-30 5:30 PM EDT (REPLAY)
Ruth Barrett (mountain dulcimer and voice) with Rachel Alexander (cello, recorders, voice), Pele Yemaya (percussion), and special guest Falcon River (mouth harp).
This show will be broadcast twice: on Saturday, October 23 at 7:00pm (EDT) and then again on Saturday, October 30 at 5:30pm. Buy a ticket and tune into either or both shows!
Join Ruth Barrett for an entertaining and informative concert program of traditional Celtic and original folk music and folklore, poetry and song, celebrating the holiday and season of Samhain (All Hallows Eve). Halloween, celebrated on October 31st, is the closing of the agricultural year of northern Europe. In earlier times and continuing today are songs and customs to honor the ancestors, loved ones who have passed into spirit, celebrating wise magical women, remembering victims of the witchcraft persecutions, and divination for the new year.