David Holt as Teller-in-Resident at Storytelling Live!

July 22, 2014 - July 26, 2014
Event By: International Storytelling Center Address: 110 West Main Street Jonesborough, TN 37659 Email: customerservice@storytellingcenter.net Phone: (423) 913-1276 Toll-free: (800) 952-8392

Four-time Grammy award winner David Holt is a musician, storyteller, historian, television host and entertainer dedicated to performing and preserving traditional American music and stories. Holt plays ten acoustic instruments, including banjo, slide guitar, harmonica, bones, spoons and jaw harp, has released numerous recordings of traditional mountain music and southern folktales, and is well known for his work in multiple television and radio series. He was a musician in the filmO Brother, Where Art Thou? The U.S. State Department has sponsored Holt’s performances as a musical ambassador to such diverse lands as Nepal, Thailand, South America and Africa. Holt is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient. “The best minstrel-storyteller is David Holt.” – Vogue

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City: Jonesborough, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Northeast