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Greasy Beans performs with North Carolina Dance Theatre at Chautauqua in 2004. Daily file photo.

Greasy Beans reunites for Chautauqua shindig

Greasy Beans came around full circle before finding its way back to Chautauqua Institution.

The group of friends who got together in college and started a bluegrass band with a silly name played its first gig in 1991, said the band’s leader Josh Haddix.

It was in the basement of a dormitory at Warren Wilson College near Asheville, N.C. Just a few weeks ago, the group found itself back at the its birthplace playing an alumni gathering.

Its next stop is Chautauqua.

The eclectic bluegrass string band will perform at 8:15 p.m. tonight in the Amphitheater.

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