Ben Krakauer Band

Original banjo music at the intersection of bluegrass and jazz

Ben Krakauer is a banjo player and composer rooted in bluegrass, jazz, and new acoustic music. He has toured and recorded with David Grisman, was a founding member of Old School Freight Train, and has won awards at Merlefest, RockyGrass, and Telluride. His debut solo album, Heart Lake, features twelve original tunes with playful, interactive, and unusual textures. Ben is a professor of music at Warren Wilson College, where he teaches ethnomusicology, music theory, bluegrass, and banjo.

Advanced Reservations are highly recommended.

Seated Concert with Dinner - reservations highly recommended. Please call the venue for tickets and reservations. 828-575-2737

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