• A. Trae McMaken

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Artful Aging with the Johnson City Public Library and the Aroha Philanthropies

Among other activities, I'm proud this fall to be teaching banjo workshops on Thursday evenings to older adults in our community through a grant project partnership of the Johnson City Public Library and Aroha Philanthropies. This grant hopes to provide… more »

The Living Room Session

A fair bit ago now, wonderful musicians Max Newman (guitar) and Cedar Stanistreet (fiddle harmony) stopped by my place and recorded a few tunes in our living room. I thought I'd share the results, which came out sounding really nice.   The first is a… more »

What's up in 2016 . . .

Hello folks,  I've just updated my schedule with some 2016 events. I'm happy to announce that I'll be back at the 2016 Great Lakes Tall Ships Festival in Bay City. I'll be giving three performances there on Saturday, July 16th. In addition, I'm playing… more »