Tara works with many great musicians in various styles and can bring a hot, tight musical group to your event whatever the occasion may be, whether it is an intimate party or a big festival. She has performed at venues large  and small and throughout the United States as well as in India, China, and Nepal. A few places of note are the National Geographic Grosvner Auditorium; The Smithsonian Folklife Festival; The Rubin Museum; Jomeoke Festival; The Embassy Series, The Nepal Academy in Kathmandu, Nepal; Wolf Trap Center for the Performing Arts; The Asia Society-Houston; The 9:30 Club in Washington, DC.; and The Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival.


She works regularly in duets, trios, and full band contexts in bluegrass, old time, Irish, and Swing jazz styles. She also gives presentations and talks about traditional musics of Appalachian and/or Himalayan areas. She often can offer a focus on bluegrass and old time  and swing jazz musics  and the instruments used for them as well as some of the traditional musics of Nepal.  She has given presentations and talks at many universities, arts centers, libraries, etc. Click here if you might be interested to see some testimonials. 

Here is her current bluegrass band called Bluegrass Collusion's  site. Click like to get some updates on upcoming performances.


Here are a few clips of performances and some photos.

Tara Linhardt, Lynn Healey, Keith Arneson, formal, dress, mandolin, banjo