Performances

5 Points Stage

Saturday

  • 11:00 AM - Moving Humans
  • 12:00 PM - Silver Drummer Girl
  • 12:30 PM - Mr. Rainbow
  • 2:00 PM - Russ Corvey
  • Sunday

  • 12:00 PM - Silver Drummer Girl
  • 12:00 PM - Legacy Aerial Dance Troupe
  • 12:30 PM - Mr. Rainbow
  • 1:00 PM - Second Shift A Cappella
  • The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Saturday

  • 10:00 AM - Ericka Lee
  • 11:00 AM - Nixon, Blevins & Gage
  • 12:00 PM - Bruce Piephoff
  • 1:00 PM - Six Pack Cadillac
  • 2:00 PM - Wyatt Easterling
  • 3:00 PM - Nancy Middleton and Friends
  • 4:10 PM - Beauty Operators
  • 5:10 PM - Andy Coats
  • 6:10 PM - Mudbones Blues Review
  • 7:10 PM - Rissi Palmer
  • Sunday

  • 11:00 AM - Deepwood Ramblers
  • 12:00 PM - The Carrborators
  • 1:00 PM - James Olin Oden
  • 1:50 PM - Carrie Marshall
  • 2:50 PM - Black Dog Syndrome
  • 4:00 PM - Individually Twisted
  • Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Saturday

  • 10:00 AM - Elite Dance of Durham
  • 11:00 AM - Natyarpana School of Dance and Music
  • 12:00 PM - Little River Cloggers
  • 1:00 PM - Taekwondo 2XCELL
  • 2:00 PM - Takiri Folclor Latino/Folkloric Dances
  • 3:40 PM - African American Dance Ensemble
  • Sunday

  • 11:00 AM - Bellan Contemporary Dance Theatre
  • 12:00 PM - Durham Arts Council Dance
  • 1:00 PM - Footnotes Tap Ensemble
  • 3:10 PM - Shaun Jay Magic
  • 3:50 PM - Award Show
  • Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Saturday

  • 10:00 AM - Durham Community Chorale Choraleers
  • 11:20 AM - La Fe/Faith Baptist Church Children's Choir
  • 12:20 PM - Durham Community Concert Band
  • 1:20 PM - Plutopia
  • 2:40 PM - Ricardo Diquez & The Tropic Orchestra
  • 4:00 PM - TROSA Band
  • 5:00 PM - North Carolina Jazz Ensemble
  • Sunday

  • 11:20 AM - One Human Family Choir
  • 12:20 PM - Bulltown Strutters
  • 1:30 PM - Emily Musolino
  • 2:30 PM - Dark Water Rising
  • 4:20 PM - Durham Jazz Orchestra
  • Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Saturday

  • 11:00 AM - Nathan Pope
  • 12:00 PM - Willa Brigham
  • 2:00 PM - Cultural Presentations on India
  • 3:00 PM - Let There Be Rock
  • Sunday

  • 11:00 AM - Joanne Anderson
  • 12:00 PM - Moonlight Stage Co.
  • 1:00 PM - Mad Science
  • 3:00 PM - Constellation
  • North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Saturday

  • 10:00 AM - Mark Ivanitch
  • 10:40 AM - Dackel
  • 11:20 AM - Bruce Scism
  • 12:00 PM - Eric Bannan
  • 12:40 PM - Penne Sandbeck
  • 1:20 PM - Ceil & Dan
  • 2:00 PM - Mark Ellsworth
  • 2:40 PM - Michael Melia
  • 3:20 PM - Ike Fontaine
  • 4:00 PM - Tokyo Rosenthal
  • 5:00 PM - Michael Daughtry
  • Sunday

  • 11:00 AM - Ken Cleary
  • 11:40 AM - Joe Woodson
  • 12:20 PM - Jud Hair
  • 1:00 PM - Song and Sorrow
  • 1:40 PM - Carol Parker Schafer
  • 2:20 PM - Dean Driver
  • 3:10 PM - Mike Gaffney
  • 4:00 PM - Ace & T-Bone

  • Saturday

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Ericka Lee

    Fusion Blend of Opera and Hip-Hop

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Elite Dance of Durham

    Energetic and spirited entertainment

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Durham Community Chorale Choraleers

    Choral ranging from jazz to classical

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Mark Ivanitch

    • Performance: Saturday, 10:00 AM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    Dackel

    A duo performing a variety of cover and original rock songs

    5 Points Stage

    Moving Humans

    Modern dance performance group

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Nixon, Blevins & Gage

    Folk, traditional, religious and country music.

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Natyarpana School of Dance and Music

    Bharatanatyam – South Indian classical dance form

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Nathan Pope

    • Performance: Saturday, 11:00 AM on the Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Blues and blues rock

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    La Fe/Faith Baptist Church Children's Choir

    Child-focused, folk, gospel music

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Bruce Scism

    Singer/songwriter

    5 Points Stage

    Silver Drummer Girl

    • Performance: Saturday, 12:00 PM on the 5 Points Stage

    A lively statue with a drum

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Bruce Piephoff

    Folk singing, jazz and blues and poetry

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Little River Cloggers

    Southern Appalachian traditional clog

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Willa Brigham

    • Performance: Saturday, 12:00 PM on the Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot
    • Website: www.willabrigham.com

    Child-focused, folk Storyteller

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Eric Bannan

    • Performance: Saturday, 12:00 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio
    • Website: http://www.ericbannan.com

    Folk funk troubadour and musical storyteller

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Durham Community Concert Band

    Classic band tunes and fun music

    5 Points Stage

    Mr. Rainbow

    Mr. Rainbow the Clown will be performing walk around clown comedy both days of the festival.

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Penne Sandbeck

    • Performance: Saturday, 12:40 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Six Pack Cadillac

    Fun, danceable, familiar and local

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Taekwondo 2XCELL

    Taekwondo demonstration

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Plutopia

    Reggae for your body, mind and soul.

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Ceil & Dan

    • Performance: Saturday, 1:20 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio
    • Website: http://wildflowerfolkmusic.com

    Acoustic folk music with emphasis on harmony vocals

    5 Points Stage

    Russ Corvey

    Russ Corvey was attracted to music at an early age, and began playing in clubs well before acquiring a drivers license, honing his smooth jazz.

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Wyatt Easterling

    Folk Americana singer songwriter

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Takiri Folclor Latino/Folkloric Dances

    • Performance: Saturday, 2:00 PM on the Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza
    • Website: takiri.com

    Mexican and Colombian Folklore Dance

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Cultural Presentations on India

    Indian dance and heritage sessions

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Mark Ellsworth

    • Performance: Saturday, 2:00 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Ricardo Diquez & The Tropic Orchestra

    Carribean tropical music

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Michael Melia

    • Performance: Saturday, 2:40 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Nancy Middleton and Friends

    • Performance: Saturday, 3:00 PM on the The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Original rock-tinged tunes and funky covers

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Let There Be Rock

    • Performance: Saturday, 3:00 PM on the Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot
    • Website: rockdurham.com

    Six individual bands from the Let There Be Rock School

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Ike Fontaine

    • Performance: Saturday, 3:20 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    African American Dance Ensemble

    Traditional African & African American dance

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    TROSA Band

    • Performance: Saturday, 4:00 PM on the Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza
    • Website: http://www.trosainc.org

    The TROSA Band consists of staff and residents of the Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers program. TROSA is a non-profit two-year program. The band has been playing community oriented events in the Triangle for over 10 years.

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Tokyo Rosenthal

    Americana singer/songwriter

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Beauty Operators

    Rockin’ Blues Straight Outta Durham – what you’ve been waiting for your whole life.

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    North Carolina Jazz Ensemble

    Jazz, swing, dance R&B, blues, traditional

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Michael Daughtry

    Singer/songwriter performing acoustic rock

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Andy Coats

    • Performance: Saturday, 5:10 PM on the The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes
    • Website: www.andycoats.com

    Roots, rock and blues

    Mudbones Blues Review

    Original and standard blues and R&B

    Rissi Palmer

    A mixture of soul, pop and country

    Sunday

    Deepwood Ramblers

    Acoustic Bluegrass

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Bellan Contemporary Dance Theatre

    Contemporary Dance

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Joanne Anderson

    • Performance: Sunday, 11:00 AM on the Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Original and tradition folk songs

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Ken Cleary

    Singer/songwriter performing roots folk music

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    One Human Family Choir

    • Performance: Sunday, 11:20 AM on the Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza
    • Website: onehumanfamily.org

    Spirituals, traditional and contemporary gospel

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Joe Woodson

    • Performance: Sunday, 11:40 AM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio
    • Website: http://www.joewoodson.com

    Americana music with original selections and covers

    5 Points Stage

    Silver Drummer Girl

    • Performance: Sunday, 12:00 PM on the 5 Points Stage

    A lively statue with a drum

    Legacy Aerial Dance Troupe

    Legacy Aerial is part of LRC, a pre-professional performing arts company dedicated to increasing accessibility to performing arts through performance opportunities and community outreach.

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    The Carrborators

    Harmonic rock-blues Americana

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Durham Arts Council Dance

    • Performance: Sunday, 12:00 PM on the Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza
    • Website: www.durhamarts.org

    Cirque de Danse – Dance Intensive

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Moonlight Stage Co.

    Live theater

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Bulltown Strutters

    Dixieland, New Orleans brass band

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Jud Hair

    • Performance: Sunday, 12:20 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songwriter

    5 Points Stage

    Mr. Rainbow

    Mr. Rainbow the Clown will be performing walk around clown comedy both days of the festival.

    Second Shift A Cappella

    Voices-only pop music

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    James Olin Oden

    • Performance: Sunday, 1:00 PM on the The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes
    • Website: jamesoden.com

    Celtic and Americana Music.

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Footnotes Tap Ensemble

    Traditional and contemporary rhythm tap dance

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Mad Science

    Science experiment performances for children

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Song and Sorrow

    Song and Sorrow is a trio from Cary, NC, comprising of David Bultman and David Wilsey on guitar, and Biljana Belamaric on keyboards. They have a combined 35 years of experience playing both covers and original songs in the Triangle of North Carolina, as well as in Wisconsin, Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Louisiana.

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Emily Musolino

    High-energy soul-rock for everyone

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Carol Parker Schafer

    Singer/Songwriter

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Carrie Marshall

    Jazz and Blues

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Dean Driver

    Singer/songwriter

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Dark Water Rising

    Coined genre as “rocky soul”

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Black Dog Syndrome

    Dance-provoking original blues, rock, and swing.

    Children's Stage at the South Bank Parking Lot

    Constellation

    Eclectic acoustic modern and traditional folk

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Shaun Jay Magic

    Improvisational magic show for all ages

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Mike Gaffney

    • Performance: Sunday, 3:10 PM on the North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Singer/Songrwriter

    Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Award Show

    • Performance: Sunday, 3:50 PM on the Main Dance Stage at CCB Plaza

    Award show for artists participating in Centerfest 2015

    The Herald-Sun Stage at Bull McCabes

    Individually Twisted

    Family band playing classic rock, country and blues

    North Carolina Songwriter's Co-Op Stage at the Ninth Street Bakery Patio

    Ace & T-Bone

    A duo of original acoustic blues, jazz, and folk

    Mix 101.5, WRAL-FM Main Music Stage at CCB Plaza

    Durham Jazz Orchestra

    Traditional big band swing, latin and blues