Highland Highlights

Highland Highlights

From October 10, 2:30 pm until 4:30 pm

Categories: Musical Events, Free Public Event

Tags: Bluegrass, country music, mountain music


Carol Rifkin is a longtime member of the mountain music community and is a nationally known, award winning musician, singer and dancer who has performed on TV, radio, recordings, at festivals, in the BBC documentary Down Home, Appalachia to Nashville (with fiddler Tommy Jarrell), the movie Songcatcher, documentaries like Rank Strangers, Why Old Time, public TV shows and more.
Tom Godleski is an award winning playwright and the leader of Asheville's premier bluegrass band- Buncombe Turnpike. They have appeared on CMT and recorded several well received cds. They have a loyal fan base and put on an outstanding show. Philip Arnold is the banjo picker for Split Rail, a band of musicians from upstate South Carolina who have engaged and entertained audiences for over 30 years at festivals and venues throughout the area. Together with Homegrown's Janet Wiseman, this group of Highland Highlights put on an excellent show.