The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at St. Marks on the Hill on Reisterstown Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. The BFMS Open Sing is the second Tuesday of the month at The Wharf Rat in Fells Point. Also, the BFMS sponsors Fourth at Four Storyfolk storytelling group next Sunday at 4pm at Towson Unitarian Universalist Church. Information about Fourth at Four: 410-321-8419. BFMS information: 888.646.BFMS
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday: Ricky Nelson Remembered starring Matthew & Gunnar Nelson; Tuesday & Wednesday: John Hiatt w/Rick Brantley; Thursday: Atlanta Rhythm Section; Friday: BlackHawk and The Outlaws; Saturday: The BoDeans w/ Honor By August. 410-268-4545
Tuesday, Nikki Bluhm & the Gramblers with Mother Hips are at Baltimore Soundstage. Saturday it’s North Mississippi All Stars with Lightnin Malcolm. (410) 244-0057
Focus Music presents Wyatt Easterling and Naked Blue at Ted’s 355 Diner in Rockville on Tuesday. (301) 275-7459
Also Tuesday, Trí Minh’s Quartet brings open-ended soundscapes of contemporary Hanoi to the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage in Washington, DC on Tuesday at 6:00.
Shenandoah Run will be at Grace Episcopal Church in New Market, MD on Thursday. 301-882-7172
Friday, The Dustbowl Revival will be at Gypsy Sally’s in Washington DC. 202-333-7700
Audie Blaylock and Cris Jacobs & Friends featuring Patrick McAvinue & Mike Munford are at The 8×10 on Saturday. 410-625-2000
Saturday from noon to 6pm is the Greater Lauraville Fair including music by Hickory Wind and the Ursula Ricks Project.
The World Folk Music Association remembers the late long-time folk radio host Dick Cerri with a concert on Saturday at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center in College Park. Artists include Noel Paul Stookey, Tom Paxton, Peter Yarrow, Christine Lavin, Bill Danoff, Mack Bailey, Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Anne Hills, Modern Man, and more. 301-405-2787