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Image of several musicians (South Happiness Street Society Skiffle Band?) performing on stage.

Image of shirtless man and several others surrounding a banjoist sitting on a picnic table.


Image of The Hotmud Family performing on fiddle, guitar, banjo and double bass.

Image of the Gangrene Boys performing on banjo and guitar.

Image of musician Michael Cooney sitting on a chair on stage, a banjo is lying on stage; seated audience watching the performance with Lake Ontario in the background.

Image of musician Otis Pierce performing with his banjo.

Image of an outdoor workshop performance by the water by five performers on banjo, violin, clarinet; people relaxing and listening to the music

Image of musician Roscoe Holcomb performing on banjo.

Image of musician Ken Whiteley playing the banjo on stage.

Image of members of Bone China Band (Dan West on banjo, Willie P. Bennett on vocals and guitar and Mike "Major" Gardner on bass) performing under a tent. Photograph taken from below resulting in a dramatic foreshortening effect.

Image of Elizabeth Cotton playing the banjo and smiling.

Image of The Greenbriar Boys performing on guitar (John Herald), banjo (Winnie Winston) and upright bass (Eric Weissberg).

Image of a quartet (The Country Gentlemen?) performing on stage. The guitarist and mandolin player play their instruments behind their heads while the bass player and banjoist look on.

Image of people gathered around musicians sitting on a picnic table at Banjo Bluegrass and Ragtime workshop.

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Image of musicians and festival attendees all gathered together under a tree for an intimate performance on fiddle, banjo and guitar. In the center Ken Bloom? playing banjo.

Image of workshop performers seen from behind on raised stage, before large audience. Performers consists of three men and one woman (?). Fiddle, banjo and guitar are visible.

Image of two musicians performing on banjo and wash tub bass before a crowd outdoors. The wash tub bass is labeled "Jugmilk Funk Band"

Image of a washboard player and banjoist participating in a musical procession through Centre Island.

Image of banjoist and fiddler playing together at outdoor workshop.

Image of woman (Sara Grey?) performing on banjo accompanied by fiddle.