Live from the Sanctuary Concert with Ephemeral Stringband

220 Main St, Northampton (Northampton, MA 01060)

Photo By Lynne Graves

-The Ephemeral Stringband performs music from several branches of traditional American music including oldtime, early country and bluegrass, and shape note sacred hymns. Molly Merrett (guitar and banjo), Maggie Shar (banjo), Tim Dolan (mandolin, bass and uke) and Mia Friedman (fiddle) combine skillful playing with close harmony singing, creating a sound grounded in the past while contributing to the living tradition.