Raise the Roof: Atlantic Crossing

When: Jan. 31 (Sunday), 4 pm

Where: Gethsemane Church, Depot Street, Proctorsville

Description:  For nearly two decades, the Vermont band Atlantic Crossing has been thrilling concert audiences and contra-dancers with traditional songs and acoustic instrumental music from New England--music which has deep Celtic roots in the British Isles and in French & Maritime Canada--together with original compositions inspired by these traditions.  On Sunday January 31 they will perform in Proctorsville’s Raise the Roof Concert Series at Gethsemane Church. The high spirited quartet, popular in the Vermont acoustic music scene, willfill the rafters of the acoustically perfect little church with their livelymix oftunes that get toes tapping and hands clapping.  Between them they play fiddle, guitar, mandolin, banjo, bouzouki, foot percussion and African djembe drum.  Their concert will be a great way to spend a winter afternoon.  

Fee: $10 at the door.

Don't forget to take the quick Rte. 103 detour into downtown Proctorsville to get to Depot Street!