MARYVILLE (WATE) – Emily Ann Roberts of Knoxville will perform an opening set at the next World Class Bluegrass concert.
The concert is at Clayton Center for the Arts on January 30, 2016 from 7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.. The World Class Bluegrass series is produced by WDVX along with the Knoxville Americana Music Foundation.
Legendary bluegrass stars Del McCoury and Sierra Hull will perform during the show. Clayton Center for the Arts said Del McCoury’s music has defined authenticity for hardcore bluegrass fans for more than 50 years. Sierra Hull has been recognized from age 11 as a virtuoso mandolin-player, astonishing audiences and fellow-musicians alike.
Roberts, 17, finished second on NBC’s talent competition. She graduated from Karns High School.
For more information on the concert call Clayton Center for the Arts at (865) 981-8590 or visit their website.