An Appalachian Aire

by Steve and Ruth Smith

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A gentle blend of Celtic, Classical and Appalachian music, featuring hammered dulcimer and guitar along wtih flute, pennywhistle, bodhran (traditional Irish drum) and bowed Appalachian dulcimer.
A gentle blend of Celtic, Classical, Appalachian, and World music, An Appalachian Aire reflects the remarkable mix of music that has found its way over the past two hundred years into the Appalachian Mountains. Reflecting the beauty and traditions of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this all-instrumental CD is a collection grown out of the artists' Scots-Irish heritage, Ruth's classical music training, and Steve's mountain folk roots.

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Companion CDs for both of Ruth’s hammered dulcimer arrangements books!
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Steve and Ruth Smith

Steve and Ruth's music is regularly heard on XM & Sirius Satellite Radio, Pandora, Spotify, Highlander Radio Networks, NPR and acoustic music format radio stations around the U.S. Steve and Ruth have been featured on the PBS TV series Song of the Mountains, NPR’s All Songs Considered and Thistle & Shamrock, in Ohio Magazine, and Dulcimer Players News.

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Upcoming Dates

  • 04/25/2019
    Ozark Folk Center - Mountain View, AR
  • 06/08/2019
    Gebhard Woods Dulcimer and Traditional Music Festival - Morris, IL
  • 06/23/2019
    Kentucky Music Week - Bardstown, KY
  • 07/18/2019
    Original Dulcimer Players Club Funfest - Evart, Michigan
  • 09/18/2019
    Walnut Valley Festival - Winfield, KS