Tunes & Tales (Lafayette, CO)
with Wynn Montgomery and other storytellers plus Pete & Joan Wernick
April 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Pete Wernick, known for his banjo playing with Hot Rize, and his singer-guitarist wife Joan present one of the West’s most engaging country duets. Joan’s clear, soulful singing and Pete’s masterful picking bring life to a diverse repertoire including traditional bluegrass, vocal duets and blazing instrumentals.
“Tunes & Tales” will feature music by Pete and Joan Wernick and stories from Kathleen Santopietro Weddel, Carol Pranschke, and Wynn Montgomery. The three storytellers will take you into the diverse world of storytelling, sharing stories ranging from classic folk tales, literary tales, tall tales and personal stories. Each has a unique telling style, and their love of oral storytelling will be apparent. Pete is renowned worldwide for his contributions to bluegrass music
and is a respected author, teacher, and songwriter.