Six-time Grammy-nominated folk musician John McCutcheon performs a benefit concert for the Modesto Peace/Life Center at the Modesto Church of the Brethren. Johnny Cash called him “the most impressive instrumentalist I’ve ever heard.” John is a master of the guitar, banjo, hammer dulcimer, piano, autoharp, and fiddle.
Red Tail Ring will open. The Michigan-based duo creates lush, intricate arrangements of original folk music and traditional ballads with banjo, fiddle, guitar, and close harmonies. Their music tackles topical subjects such as gun violence and environmentalism as well as age-old questions of place and love.