Cantrip: Scottish Celtic Music
The Scottish band Cantrip will perform at Bennington’s Meetinghouse Café on Friday, September 12, at 8 p.m. The trio includes piper Dan Houghton, fiddler Jon Bews and guitarist Eric McDonald. Tickets are $15 at the door. Cantrip is an Old Scots word meaning a charm, magic spell or piece of mischief. While firmly rooted in the Scottish tradition, Cantrip’s music also takes influences from the Scandinavian, Balkan, Basque, Breton and Québécoise traditions. Additional information is at available at uubennington.org.