Performer History

In progress list of Fiddle performers dating back to 1975


Aging Children
Agranoff, Mike
Al & Emily Cantrell
Aladair Fraser
Alastair Moock
Alistair Anderson
Almlof, Kalle & Jonny Soling
Anderson & Brown
Andre’ Brunet
Andy Cohen
Ann and Phil Case
Ann Rabson
Ann Reed
Anne Dodson
Anne Hills
Annie and Rod Capps
Annie and Rod Caps
Aoife Clancy
April Verch
Archie Fisher
Arkadiy Yushin
Armstrong, Howard
Art Thieme
Artisan
Aunt Lu & Friends
Avery, Rick & Judy
Banish Misfortune
Barachois
Beats Sittin’ Home
Beaucoup Blue (Hall and Morgan opened)
Big Bad Gina
Bill and Livia Vanaver
Bill Staines
Bill Vanavere & Livia Drapkir
Birds of Chicago
Blackthorn
Blue Flame String Band
Bluegills
Bob Bence
Bob Bovee
Bob Carlin
Bob Franke
Bob White
Bob Zentz
Bohola
Bone Tones
Booth, L. J.
Bourne & McCloud
Bovee, Bob & Gail Heil
Boys of the Lough
Bradley, Hank & Kathy Whitesides
Breathe Owl Breathe
Brian Peters
Brooks Williams
Bruce Molsky
Bryan Bowers
Burns Sisters
Burns, Laura & Roger Rosen
Calhoun, Andrew
Cantrells
Carla Sciaky
Carnahan, Danny & Robin Petrie
Carol Johnson
Carter, Dave & Tracy Grammer
Casey Neill Trio
Catfish Keith
Cathie Ryan
Cathy Barton
Cathy Fink
Catkin (Kitty Donohoe, Neil Woodward, Wanda Degen)
Cavour, Ernesto
Celtic Offspring
Charlie King
Chenille Sisters
Cheryl Wheeler
Chicago Klezmer Ensemble
Chris Proctor
Chris Smither
Christian Lemaitve
Christine Lavin
Chuck Brodsky
Chulrua
Cindy Mangsen
Cindy Morgan
Claudia Schmidt
Cobb Brothers
Connie Dover
Connie Kaldor
Copper Family
Cordelia’s Dad
Corky Siegel
Counterpoint
Critten Hollow String Band
Cucanandy
Cunningham & McKeown
Curtis, Catie
D2 (Don Charles and Deb Gerstner)
Dala
Dan Chouinard
Dan Crary
Dan Landrum
Danu
Dar Williams
Dar Williams
Dave & Kay Gordon
Dave Boutette
Dave Crossland
Dave Massengill
Dave Para
David & Roselyn
David Francey
David Francey

David Lindley
David Mallet
David Roth
Davincis Notebook
De Danaan
Dean McGraw
Debbie McClatchy
Debra Cowan
DeDanann
Dennis Stroughmatt et L’ Esprit Creole
Derek Smith
Detour
Dick Siegel and the Brandos
Dick Tarrier
Different Shoes
Doug Berch
Dr. Joe
Dr Ysyae Barnwell
Dr. Ysaye Barnwell
Drew Howard
Drew Nelson
Eclectricity
Ed Trickett
Eddie from Ohio
Edward Groves Band
Elden Kelly
Elderly Unplugged
Elizabeth LaPrelle
Ellis Paul
Ember Swift
Emma’s Revolution
Ferron
FiddleFire
Finest Kind
Finvarra’s Wren
Footloose
Four Shillings Short
Frank Youngman
Fred Campeau
Fred Eaglesmith
Fred Small
Freyda Epstein & Atta Boys
Fromage a Trois
Frontier Ruckus
Gabriel Yacoub
Gail Heil
Garnet Rogers
Garnet Rogers
Gemini
Gifford, Paul, Bill White, Mike Birst & Bob Fleck
Gilbert, Vance
Ginny Hawker
Girlyman
Gordon Bok
Gray, Sara & Ellie Ellis & Paul Downes
Greg Brown
Grey Larsen & Cindy Kallet
Grossman, Wendy
Guy & Evan Carawan
Guy Davis
Hanneke Cassel
Hanno and Friends
Hanshaw, Jan
Happy Days (Pete Humphries & J.P. Jenks)
Hardy, Jack
Harmonius Wail
Harry Tuft
Hart, Alvin Youngblood
Harvey Reid and Joyce Anderson
Hennigan, Julie
Highwoods Stringband with the Green Grass Cloggers
Hills-Burda, Jan and Ann
Holiday Singing Night
Holingsworth, Jeff & Andy Bogner
Holly Near
Holly Near
Holstein, Fred
Honest D & the Steel Reserve
Hoolie
Hoot
Hot Soup
Howie Bursen
Ian Robb and JiiG
Iowa Rose and Riff Raff
Ira Bernstein
Irish Fiddler Liz Carroll
Jack Hardy
Jack Williams
James Keelaghan
James, Steve
Jamie-Sue Seal
Jan Krist and Jim Bizer
Jane Voss and Hoyle Osborne
Janis Ian
Jay Unger & Molly Mason
Jay Mankita/Jay Stielstra
Jay Stielstra
Jay Ungar and Molly Mason
Jeff Wilkinson
Jeremy Kittel
Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ PaxtonJez Lowe
Jim Craig
Jim Hall
Jim Hurst & Missy Raines
Jim Ringer and Mary McCaslin
Jive at Five

Joan Crane
Jody Stecher and Krishna Bhatt
Joe Hickerson
Joe Jencks
Joel Mabus
Joel Mabus
John (& Rosie) Goacher
John and Rosy Goacher with Joe Vermilion
John Gorka
John Krumm
John Latini
John McCutcheon
John Renbourn
John Roberts and Tony Barrand
John Smith
Johnny Cuningham
Johnson & Wood
Josh White Jr.
Josh White Jr.
Joshua Davis
Jude Johnson and Jason Avery
Judy Gorman-Jacobs
Judy Small
Just Friends
Kahn, Si
Kallet, Epstein, and Cicone
Kamalay, Ray & the Red Hot Peppers
Karen Brandow
Karen Savoca
Karin Loberg Code
Kate Rusby
Kate Wolf
Kathy Winter
Keelaghan, James
Ken Bloom
Ken Whitely
Kendra Ward
Kessler, Barbara
Kevin Burke
Kevin Burke & Michael O’Domhnaill
Kiltartan Road
Kim & Reggie Harris
Kim & Reggie Harris
Kitty Donohoe
Kornog
Kreitlow, Marienne & Dennis Pearne
Kretzner, Leo
Krist, Jan
la Bottine Souriante
Lady of the Lake
Laing, Robin
Lake Effect
Larry Unger
Larson, Grey & Erin Schrader
Lash
Laskin, Grit
Laura Cortese
Laura Fuentes y Calicanto
Lee Murdock
Leftwich, Brad & Dan Gellert
Len Graham & Cathal McConnell
Len Wallace
Leo Kretzner
Levy, Bertram
Lewis, Bernice
Lil’ Rev
Lissa Schneckenburger
Liz Carrol & John Doyle
Lonesome & Blue (Pooh Stevenson)
Lost World String Band
Lou & Peter Berryman
Lou Killen
Luke Winslow-King
Mabsant
Mac Benford
MacArthur, Margaret
Mackintosh, Iain
Mad Agnes
Mad Pudding
Madcat & Kane
Madcat
Madcat Ruth
Maddie MacNeil
Magpie
Maguire, Charlie
Malcolm Dalglish and Grey Larsen
Malinky
Mando Boys
Mangsen, Cindy & Steve Gillette
Marcia Taylor
Marcie Marxer
Marcy Marxer
Margaret Christl
Margaret Cristl-Johnston
Margaret MacArthur

Mark Dvorak
Mark Dvorak
Mark Ross
Mark Westberg
Marra, Jan
Martin Carthy
Martin Wydam-Reed
Marty Somberg & Friends
Mary Flower
Mary McCaslin
Matt and Shannon Heaton
Matt Brown
Matt Watroba
Matter and Ghost (Woodward and Graziano
May Erlewine
McClatchy, Debby
McCutcheon, John
McGann, Eileen
McGinley, Danny
McKenna, Joe, Antionette & Ciaran
McLeod, Kate
Metamora
Michael Cooney
Michael Smith
Michael Smith
Miguel Cabanas
Mike & Amy Finders
MIke Agranoff
MIke Ross
Miller, Cathy
Miller, Ed
Missy Raines and the New Hip
Mitchell, Chuck
Mollie O’Brien
Moloney, Mick
Molsky, Bruce
Moore, Dave
Moore, Jem & Ariane Lydon
Morrisey, Bill
Moynihan, Johnny
MSU Russian Chorus
Mulvey, Peter
Murdock, Lee
Mustard’s Retreat
Mystic Shake
Nagler, Eric & Marty
Nanci Griffith
Natalie Haas
National Recovery Act
Neilds, Nerisa & Katrina
Nelson Early Cooper
Nelson, Talitha
Nervous But Excited
New Moon Swing Band
New Year’s Eve Celebration Dance
Niel Woodward
Nina O’Conner
Nobody’s Darlin’
Norman Blake
O,Brien, Mollie
Oh! Contraire
O’Hara, Kathy & Diana Laffey
Old Sledge
Olsen, Kristina
O’Neill, Barry
Ornstein, Lisa
Ossian
Ostroushko, Peter & Dean Magraw
Paddy Keenan
Paddy’s Racket
Paley, Tom
Party of Three
Pat Donohue
Pat Humphries
Pat Madden
Pat Power
Patrick Ball
Paul & Win Grace
Paul Miles
Paxton, Tom
Peacemeal
Peggy Seeger
Perlman,Ken
Pete Heitzman
Peter “Madcat” & Shari Kane Ruth
Peter Bellamy
Peter Bellamy with Lisa Null and Bill Shute
Peter Keane
Peter Mulvey
Peter Ostroshko
Phil Cooper & Margaret Nelson
Pierre Bensusan
Pilger, Robin
Pop Wagner
Pot Luck
Potato Moon
Potstill Band
Proctor, Chris
Prudence Johnson and Gary Rue
Psaltry
Pub Domain
Pure Heart String Band
Rachael Davis
Rachael Davis
Raines, Missy and Jim Hurst
Raisin Pickers
Ralston Bowles
Randy Sabien
Rani Arbo & Brooks Williams
Rare Air (Na Caberfeidh)
Ray Kamalay and his Red Hot Peppers
Rayna Gellert

Reasonable Facsimile
Red Clay Ramblers
Red Mules
Red Tail Ring
Redpath, Jean
Reed, Ann
Reed, Preston
Reel World String Band
Reginald Robinson
Reid, Harvey
Reik, Rowane
Residents Night
Rev. Rovert B Jones
Reverend Robert B. Jones
Rey, Del & the Blues Gators
Rhonda Rucker
Rhythm Billies
Rhythm Rats
Rich & Maureen DelGrosso
Ringer, Jim & Mary McCaslin
Rita Falbel
Ritchie, Jean
Roberts, John & Tony Barrand
Robin & Linda Williams
Robin Laing
Robin Lee Berry
Rolly Brown
Rory Block
Rosalie Sorrels
Rosenbaum, Art
Roth, David
Rothfield & Carr
Round, Jay
Roustabout Stringband
Roy Book Binder & David Jacob-Strain
Rucker, Sparky
Ruffians
Ruskin Rick
Ruth & Max Bloomquist
Ruth & Max Bloomquist
Ryan Holladay
Sagan, Bruce and Rumpetroll
Salamander Crossing
Salamone, Frank & Jim Steigmeyer
Saletan, Tony
Sally Potter
Sally Rogers
Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion
Sato, Shinabo
Savory, Tanya
Schmidt, Claudia
Sciaky, Carla
Second Opinion
Seth Bernard
Seth Bernard and May Erlewine
Seth Bernard and May Erlewine
Shari Kane and Dave Steele
Shaw, Lynn & Liz Shaw
Sheila KayAdams
Shelia Landis Trio
Shindell, Richard
Short Sisters
Shout Sister Shout
Si Kahn
Siegel, Dick
Sileas
Silverman, Barbara
Simon Mayor & Hillary James
Sister Bernice Jones
Sister Wilene
Siusan O’Rourke
Skip Gorman
Skylark
Small Potatoes
Smith Sisters
Sofia Biledes
Solas
Sons of the Never Wrong
Sorrells, Rosalie
Sparky
Stacey Earle
Staines, Bill
Stan Rogers
Starlight Six
Starr, Orrin
Stecher, Jody & Kate Brislin
Stella!
Stephen Fearing
Stephen Seifert
Steppin in it
Steppin in It
Steve Cormier
Steve Gillette
Steve James and Del Ray
Steve Key
Steve Pike
Steve Turner

Stevens, Dean
Stielstra, Jay
Still on the Hill
Suicra
Sukay
Sultans of String
Sultans of String
Susan O’Rourke and Zig Zeitler
Susan Vega
Susan Werner
Susan Werner
Susie Goehring
Suzy Bogguss
Suzy Bogguss
Suzzy Roche
Sweetapple
Sweetcorn
Tamarack
Tanglefoot
Tanist
Tannahill Weavers
The Chenille Sisters
The Crane Wives
The Gordons
The Heatons
The Jeff and Vida Band
The Lansing Unionized Vaudeville Spectacle
The Lash
The Mammals
The McKassons
The Outside Track
The Ragbirds
The Red Sea Pedestrians
The Springtails
The Steel Wheels
The Teflons
The Tia Imani Hanna Project
The Yellow Room Gang
Tim Eriksen and Trio de Pumpkintown
Tim Grimm
Tim O’Brien & Darryl Scott
Tish Hinojosa
Tom Chapin
Tom Paxton
Tony Trischke
Tracy Grammer
Tracy Schwartz
Tracy Schwarz
Trapezoid
Trent Wagler
Tribute to Twang
Tuin
Ujstilus
Utah Phillips
Utah Phillips
Vicki Genfan
Vida
Vishten
Voco
Voices of Winter (Hills,Herdman,Mangson)
Volo Bogtrotters
Voss, Jane & Hoyle Osborne
Wanda Degen
Watersons & Martin Carthy
Whit Hill
Whit Hill & the Postcards
Who Hit John?
Wild Asparagus
Wishing Chair
Wrigley Sisters
Zig Zeitler
Zoe Speaks