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Date:
October 29, 2017
Time:
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Time Details:
Theatre lobby opens at 6:00pm. Doors to theatre house open at 6:30pm.
Location:
F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre
Address:
Rockville Civic Center Park
603 Edmonston Drive

Rockville, MD 20851
Contact:
240-314-8690
Email:
Cost:
Premium Seats: $84 Standard Seats: $53
ADA:
Yes

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World Folk Music Association presents "Remembering Oscar Brand"

Sunday, October 29

Folk music stars from across the country will gather to celebrate the life of legendary singer-songwriter and long time radio host, Oscar Brand. For more than 70 years, until his death on September 30, 2016, Oscar Brand hosted Folksong Festival on WNYC in New York City, holding a Guinness record for the longest running radio program with the same host. His show featured interviews with and songs by many of the greats of folk music. Joining in the celebration will be The Limeliters, Christine Lavin, Carolyn Hester, David Buskin, Josh White, Jr, Roy Zimmerman, Dave Rowe, Oscar’s sidemen, The Accomplices (son Jordan Brand, Jon Pickow and John Foley), Jonathan Segal, Oscar’s son James Brandon and surprise guests. Don’t miss this tribute to one of folk music’s most influential troubadours. **Ticketed reception to follow concert**