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National Acts Headline 2015 Muncie Three Trails Music Series

Muncie, Indiana – April 14, 2015 – The 2015 Muncie Three Trails Music Series features 4 critically acclaimed national recording artists in a series of FREE concerts. This year’s featured artists include 15-time Grammy winner Béla Fleck, alongside his wife, Americana artist Abigail Washburn, on Thursday, June 25th; bluegrass Grammy nominees and IBMA award winners The Steeldrivers on Saturday July 25th; Country Music Association award winner Junior Brown on Saturday Sept. 5th; and two-time W.C. Handy award winner and Blues Hall-of-Fame inductee Joe Louis Walker on Saturday October 3rd.  All concerts start at 7 PM. The Muncie Three Trails Music Series is unique in the state of Indiana as the only annual concert series featuring recording artists of national stature and widespread critical acclaim in free public performances. All concerts take place outdoors at the Canan Commons performance stage in downtown Muncie or on Minnetrista campus, located just off the White River Greenway trail.  As indicated by its name, the Muncie Three Trails Music Series also encourages attendees to experience the many recreational and cultural amenities Muncie has to offer along the White River Greenway, Cardinal Greenway, and Muncie Arts and Culture Trails. Hence, the slogan for the series is “Explore the Trails, Enjoy the Music”.  The Muncie Three Trails Music Series is a non-profit joint project of the Muncie Downtown Development Partnership, the Muncie Arts & Culture Council, and Rick Zeigler, series founder and organizer. Full information can be found at  ww.munciethreetrails.org.

Contact:

Rick Zeigler

smzfoundation55@gmail.com

11525 W. Windsor Road

Parker City, IN 47368

317-430-1452 (cell)

www.munciethreetrails.org

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