2013 Performer Lineup Is Taking Shape! Please Watch Performer And News Pages
The 2013 String Summit concerts will take place July 17 (Weed) and July 20 (Berkeley)!
June 2012: The 8th annual 2012 concerts featured Tim O'Brien, Mollie O'Brien, Darol Anger, Abigail Washburn, Kala Ramnath, Billy Contreras, Brittany Haas, Mark Schatz, and literally dozens of other acoustic music luminaries, hosted by 6-time Grand National Fiddle Champions Tristan and Tashina Clarridge. See the full 2012 archive here.
Over the past 8 years, the String Summit has earned a reputation as an evening of epic proportions, each July uniting a staggering array of the most influential and innovative performers from the worlds of bluegrass, jazz, Celtic, old-time and pop music for an evening of music and dance that will take the audience on a stunning cross-genre journey, with many special guests and spontaneous collaborations. This lineup isn't to be found anywhere else in the world.
The concerts are the musical fruit of the Mt Shasta Music Summit, which gathers musicians of all ages who share a dedication to acoustic music, for a week of workshops and musical exploration.
Shasta Music Summit- a short documentary