Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday for “Del & Dawg,” a May 9 show by Del McCoury and David Grisman at the Paramount Theater.

The stars, now longtime friends, met in 1963 at the first show McCoury played with bluegrass legend Bill Monroe. They performed their first show together three years later.

Tickets are $55, $45 and $35 and can be purchased starting Friday online at, in person at the Paramount’s box office and by phone at (434) 979-1333.

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