In a joint endeavor, McCall Music Society and McCall Folklore Society are proud to welcome The Idaho Junior Jammer Fiddlers and special guests to the FALL FIDDLE JAMBOREE on Saturday, October 8th at 4PM at Mountain Life Church, 14180 Highway 55 in McCall.
Experience pure musical joy with the Nampa-based Junior Jammers who range in age from 6 to 18. This year’s concert will also feature the current National Grand Champion and 3-time World Champion Fiddler Katrina Nicolayeff; the Idaho Open Fiddle Contest (IOFC) Twin Fiddle winners, Susie Christensen and Jaidynn Lee; Northwest Junior Champion and Idaho Junior Champion, Makaela Shippy; and IOFC Junior Intermediate Champion, Brooke Locklin.
This event is recommended for audiences of all ages and children will enjoy seeing their peers on stage.
General admission is $10 for ages 13 and over, and children 12 and under will be admitted free with a canned food donation for the McCall Food Bank.
McCall’s Free Community Recital Series
As the name reflects, this is a series of free monthly concerts held on the Second Sunday of each month at 6PM at the Congregational Church, located at 901 N. 1st St. in McCall Idaho. These performances are funded by the McCall Community Congregational Church (UCC), McCall Music Society, Idaho Commission on the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as donations from private patrons.
Beginning in 2016, a new series feature, “Educational Extras”, will provide patrons an opportunity to connect personally with the visiting artists. Look for details with each upcoming concert.
September – Cain Asbury Duo – Southwestern University, Georgetown, TX – Dr. Bruce Cain, baritone & Dr. David Asbury, guitar. Concierto de Canciones: Performing Marín, García Lorca, Luzuriaga, Vega, & others
October – Opera Idaho – Boise – Selections to be announced
November – Love-Reese Piano Duo – Boise. Tawna Love and Nancy Reese, piano; Czech It Out! Bohemian Music for Piano, Four Hands Performing Dvorák, Smetana, & Lizst
December – Please plan to enjoy the McCall Music Society’s Christmas Traditions: A Community Carol-along with the McCall Concert Singers and Chamber Orchestra. Selections highlighting Christmas musical traditions. Check back for dates and details.
SummerFest 2016 was a success! Thank you to all our supporters/volunteers/musicians for helping to make it that way! Please check back for any information about SummerFest 2017 as it becomes available.