Aura Music Jamboree

 

aura music jamboreeThis may be the best music festival you don't know anything about in a town you have never heard of. For more than forty years now they have been celebrating with music up there in Aura, Michigan. Usually held the 3rd weekend in July, the festival will boast more than 50 top musicians, ensembles and groups from Michigan and several other states.

There is traditional folk, bluegrass, ethnic, classical and country western music. There are work shops by masters of music and instrument making. In past jamborees there have been Finnish fiddling workshops and Kantele workshops.

On top of all of that, Aura, Michigan is in one of the most pristine and beautiful parts of the state.