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East Topsham Town Hall

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6 Harts Rd
Topsham, VT 05076 United States

October 2018

The Old Country Fiddler: Charles Ross Taggart, Vermont’s Traveling Entertainer

October 16, 2018
7:00 pm
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Having grown up in Topsham, Vermont, Charles Ross Taggart went on to a forty-year career performing in countless stage shows across the country, including the famous Red Path Chautauqua circuit. Fiddler Adam Boyce portrays Mr. Taggart near the end of his career, circa 1936, sharing recollections of his life and career interspersed with live fiddling and humorous sketches. Read More »

September 2019

“These Old Tunes are Good Enough for Me”: Harold Luce, the Story of a Vermont Fiddler

September 17, 2019
7:00 pm
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Harold “Chuck” Luce (1918-2014) grew up in Chelsea, and would become one of the premier traditional “Yankee” fiddlers of his generation. Adam Boyce, one of Luce’s many pupils, shares photos, audio recordings, and personal recollections of Harold, and also plays a few favorite tunes that he learned from him. Read More »

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