Cloyd

John Cloyd Miller is a is a twelfth generation North Carolina native and the grandson of pioneering bluegrass fiddler Jim Shumate.  Some of our Chestnut House Concertgoers may recall banjoist Riley Baugus of   147 more words

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"I will stand with my people as one" ~ Kaia Kater

On August 22, 2016, Chestnut House Concerts will host artist Kaia Kater at a Monday
evening performance. Kaia released her debut album Sorrow Bound in 2014 and followed it up with  67 more words

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Tony Kamel of Wood & Wire

Wood & Wire has been a band for about five years and Tony Kamel, one of the founding members, plays guitar and provides lead vocals.  Tony has been making music for a while and learned to know the other band members from the music scene in Austin, Texas and eventually they all started picking together as Wood & Wire. 76 more words

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Billy Bright of Wood & Wire

The 4 piece bluegrass band Wood & Wire’s  mandolinist is Billy Bright, a veteran player who has worked with legendary artists Peter Rowan, Tony Rice, and Vassar Clements. 98 more words

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Trevor Smith of Wood & Wire

One of my favorite songs on Wood & Wire’s album The Coast is Elucidation by banjo player Trevor Smith.  It is an instrumental that demonstrates the incredible skill of each band member and highlights the banjo.   105 more words

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Dom Fisher of Wood & Wire

Bassist Dom Fisher is one of the founding members of Wood & Wire from Austin, Texas. Dom is a native of New York and obtained a degree in Jazz Studies (double bass) from Ithaca College.   97 more words

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Mile Twelve - May 27, 2016

Consider attending the Mile Twelve house concert on Friday, May 27  – it will be the perfect start to the Memorial Day weekend. This four piece bluegrass band is from Boston and since their formation in 2014, this band has quickly been on the rise.   20 more words

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