New date announced! How do you define
? With 44 Grammy nominations and 22 wins—in more categories than any other musician in history—it is impossible to categorize this genre-jumping visionary artist. His adventures in music leap from bluegrass to funk to jazz to exotic world music and beyond, many of which forms never crossed paths with a banjo before this wide-roving artist made their acquaintance. In this welcome Virginia Arts Festival return, Béla Fleck reunites with the Flecktones (
) to celebrate their 30 years together making music that merrily defies categorization, and leaves audiences slack-jawed in admiration and clamoring for more.