The program coordinators for the 2013 MountainGrass Festival have announced the line up for the 2013 MountainGrass Festival to be held at Harrietville from the 22nd to 24th November.
The 2013 festival aims to continue the tradition of the past 24 years of bluegrass and old-time music hosted in the small mountain community of Harrietville in northern Victoria. The festival is being coordinated by the recently formed Australasian Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association Incorporated which is currently accepting memberships in preparation for the 213 festival.
The broad mission of ABOTMA is to support the teaching, performance, and promotion of bluegrass & old-time music. This includes:
- sponsoring and coordinating workshops, masterclasses, and music seminars
- organising performances by bands and solo artists in urban and rural concerts and festivals
- awarding scholarships and prizes for achievements in bluegrass & old-time music
- cooperating and collaborating with affiliated music organisations
The artist list for the 2013 festival is as follows:
Yahoo, thanks guys it was like a part of me died when I heard Harrietville was over,
Thanks Val. There are hundreds of people across the country who feel the same.