15th Annual Benefit Weekend
Friday, January 14, 2000
Dick Cerri welcomes everyone to the 15th Annual Benefit Festival.
opened the Friday evening show.
During intermission concert goers had the oportunity to purchase performer's CDs (above left), get on performers' mailing lists (above right) and bid on item in the silent auction (below).
opened the second half of the show.
presented the WFMA Lifetime Achievement Award to Rod Kennedy, founder of the Kerrville Folk Festival.
Bringing the concert to an exciting conclusion was the trio from Maine,
Chuck Romanoff (left), Steve Romanoff (center) and Tom Rowe (right).
All of the evening's performers joined together on stage for the finale, a rousing rendition of Leadbelly's Goodnight Irene.
See pictures of the Saturday and Sunday night shows or go back to the Benefit Festival page.