SHEFFIELD, Mass. — Moors & McCumber, the acclaimed roots music duo, will perform at Dewey Hall on October 27 at 8 p.m. and will also give a workshop at the hall at 3 p.m. in conjunction with Berkshire Strings.
James Moors and Kort McCumber, who met 10 years ago and now perform 120 shows a year across the country, sing and play a wide variety of instruments, including violin, guitar, ukulele, mandolin, bouzouki and harmonica.
While they describe their co-written music as Americana or roots music, it is heavily influenced by Irish folk music, with dollops of American country, rock, folk bluegrass, R&B and blues.
Their haunting lyrics are delivered with soaring vocal harmonies and dazzling instrumental proficiency.Concert tickets are $20, and combination tickets for the workshop and concert cost $30.
Tickets are available online at Eventbrite or at the door.Dewey Hall is located at 91 Main St., Sheffield, on the Village Green.For more information on the concert, visit www.deweyhall.org or call 413-229-2357. For information on the workshop, go to www.berkshirestrings.com or call 413-528-5739.