BENNINGTON -- Wintergreen Trio will perform at Bennington’s Meetinghouse Café on Friday, May 17, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 and available at the door. The Café is at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 108 School Street in Bennington.
Wintergreen performs a mixture of traditional and contemporary music from the British Isles and America, along with their own compositions. Their programs feature instrumentals based on dance tunes, intricate three-part vocal harmonies and a wide variety of folk instruments.
Alice and Larry Spatz perform throughout the Northeast, appearing on television, radio, at folk festivals, in concert and at clubs, schools and colleges. They may play as many as eight instruments during a performance, including double bass, autoharp, psaltery, guitar, mountain dulcimer, recorder, banjo, and percussion.
Jared Polens plays hammer dulcimer solo and with others throughout the Northeast. He was a member of the contradance band, Southwind, and also sings with the a capella vocal quartet Northern Spy which has opened for Maura O’Connell and Tom Paxton. "... tasty arrangements for guitar, mandolin, hammered dulcimer, psaltery and bass, seasoned with some fine harmony singing ..."- Sing Out! Magazine
Further information can be found at www.uubennington.org.