New Hampshire
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
The HARDTACKS: Folk music of the Antebellum & Civil War Eras

THE HARDTACKS = Marek Bennett, Woody Pringle, & Friends

HISTORY IN FOLKSONG: Exploring 19th century American history & culture with folk music & more, including popular & patriotic songs, dance tunes, visual arts, political satire, poetry...

INSTRUMENTS EMPLOYED: voice, banjo, fiddle, guitar, piano, bones, tamborine, flute, percussive dance, &c. ... 

More info about our format >>

Additional Links: 
Our 2016 CD: "Politics, Race, & Empire in Antebellum Banjo Music Worldwide"
Our collection of over 100 period songsheets, lyrics, and prints!

I Have Worked With

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Marek
Job Title/Position: 
Musician & Cartoonist
Physical Address: 
93 Bennett Road
Henniker, NH 03242
Last Name: 
Bennett
Phone: 
(603)-428-7049

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Music - Traditional
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - Ethnic
Humanities - General
Humanities - History
Literature - Non-Fiction
Music - Children's
Music - Ethnic / World
Music - Folk
Music - Traditional
Year Founded: 
2013
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
General Public
School Groups
Teens
Institution/Business Type: 
Performing Groups
Activities and Services: 
Curriculum Development
Performance / Concert / Reading
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Wedding / Parties / Private Gatherings
Events Per Year: 
30
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Multi-State Region

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Awards: 
"Best of NH" 2016 (NH Magazine)
Stephen C. Foster Arts & Culture Award (2016)
I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
New Hampshire Education Roster

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
Laptop, digital projector
Fee Range Minimum: 
$400
Fee Range Maximum: 
$1,000
State of Residence: 
New Hampshire
Minimum Number of Performers: 
2
Maximum Number of Performers: 
6

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Afterschool Program
Arts and Cultural Center / Venue
Community Site / Center
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Seniors
Certifications / Training: 
M.Ed
Fee Range Minimum: 
$400
Fee Range Maximum: 
$1,000