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The FolkWorks Calendar is a comprehensive listings of folk/roots/trad related events. The listing includes both live and virtual concerts, dances, festivals, and more.

The events are entered by contributors: musicians, event producers and publicists. Contributors are authorized by FolkWorks and are asked to keep their entries within the guidelines of folk/roots/trad genres. Please use the filters to see the events that are of interest to you and in your locality.

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Twanguero & Los Silverbacks

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA, United States

Grammy-winning Spanish guitarist Diego Garcia returns to the Annex for a night of unbridled rhythm with members of his new collective: Adrian Buono & Jose Agote of the band Los Pinguos of Argentina and Jason Tamba & Mermans Mosengo of Afro Fiesta from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Inspired by world travels and artistic encounters, […]

$16 – $42

Abby Posner & The Big Fall Band Opener: Joselyn & Don

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA, United States

Abby Posner is a multi-instrumentalist and winner of the Annual 2023 USA Songwriting Competition. She is known for her incredibly versatile musicianship, superfun live shows, and commercial scores. Her music is featured in TV, films, and radio shows around the world. You can hear her on The Fosters, This American Life, and Last Tango in […]

$20 – $35

Bach Meets Bluegrass: Tessa Lark & Michael Thurber

Irvine Barclay Theatre 4242 Campus Dr., Irvine, CA, US

Presented by The Philharmonic Society of Orange County and Irvine Barclay Theatre Bach Meets Bluegrass: Tessa Lark & Michael Thurber PROGRAM Program to be announced. Grammy-nominated violinist Tessa Lark and virtuoso composer/bassist Michael Thurber team up in a phenomenal program spanning Bach to bluegrass. The classically trained duo brilliantly bring together their bluegrass roots (Tessa) and jazz composition roots (Michael) for a unique blend of classical, folk and original music, including Bach’s Inventions arranged for violin and […]


Andy & Renee & Hard Rain Songs from Laurel Canyon

The Grand Annex 434 W. 6th St., San Pedro, CA, United States

SoCal favorites play originals and Songs from Laurel Canyon. Hear classic rock hits of the late ’60s and ’70s from Buffalo Springfield, Carole King, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, CSNY and more.

$32 – $47