May 25, 2024
Crystal Gayle was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry as a member in January 2017 by her sister Loretta Lynn. The Academy of Country Music recognized Crystal with a 2016 Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award for her lifetime achievements in country music, and in 2009, Crystal was honored to receive her own star on the fabled Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Dave Eggar is regarded as one of the finest cellists on the planet. That cello solo you hear in the intro to Coldplay’s first #1 single “Viva La Vida” is Dave’s performance. On the Billboard Top 200 #1 album, the debut solo album by Zayn Malik, Mind of Mine, Dave plays and arranged the music.
The Acoustic Arbor stage at Gathering in the Gap features local and regional bluegrass, folk, and country musicians from around the region. The Acoustic Arbor stage will be offering live music from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Performances at the Acoustic Arbor stage are free, but seating is first-come-first-serve. Show up early to claim your spot.