Balsam Range celebrates 10 musical years

Mar 05, 2017
Photo by: Carol Viau HAYWOOD COUNTY'S TREASURE — Balsam Range celebrated 10 years together with friends, family and bluegrass fans March 4 at the Colonial Theater in Canton. It was a great trip down memory lane.

Haywood County’s own Balsam Range, the IBMA and Grammy award-winning bluegrass band — celebrated its 10th ‘bandiversary’ with a friends, family and well-wishers March 4 at the Colonial Theater in Canton. The sold-out crowd was treated to a trip down memory lane, with the band performing music from all of its albums.

In keeping with Balsam Range’s deep commitment to supporting Western North Carolina needs, the proceeds from the concert benefited Haywood County Schools Foundation, KARE and Memory Care.

Balsam Ranges shared the anniversary cheer with concert-goers with cake and refreshments after the show. Congratulations to Buddy Melton, Caleb Smith, Marc Pruett, Tim Surrett and Darren Nicholson — the great musicians of Balsam Range.