Upcoming Dates

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Austin Stage - 12:30 pm
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 [map]

A great listening venue, indoors and quiet!

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Traditional Stage - 9:45 am
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 [map]

Come join us for some traditional Appalachian, Celtic and original music!

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Mayes Pit - Hammered Dulcimer Workshop - 4:45 pm
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 [map]

Great indoor, intimate theatre. Come learn more about the hammered dulcimer and hear the magical sounds it makes!

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Little Pickers - 10:00 am
Wilkesboro, NC 28697 [map]

Fun for the Little Pickers in the crowd!

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

2 Weeks

We're looking forward to seeing old friends, meeting new hammered dulcimer player friends, and playing music together! We'll be in Tokyo, Yokohama, Sapporo Hokkaido, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, Nojiri, and Karuizawa.

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Workshops and Concerts - 5 Days
Bardstown, KY [map]

This is a great week of workshops, jamming and concerts!

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Workshops and Concerts - 4 Days
Evart, MI [map]

Join us in Evart, MI for a great 4 days of workshops, jamming and concerts!

Sunday, October 21st, 2018

Workshops and Concerts - 5 days
Black Mountain, NC [map]

A fantastic week of instruction, jamming, and concerts! Ruth will be teaching a fun beginning bootcamp, and Steve will be teaching banjo and guitar.

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MerleFest Logo - FlattopSteve and Ruth will be performing again at MerleFest coming up April 26-29, 2018.
        (Their 8th year in a row.)

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

  • 04/27/2018
    MerleFest - Wilkesboro, NC
  • 04/28/2018
    MerleFest - Wilkesboro, NC
  • 04/28/2018
    MerleFest - Wilkesboro, NC
  • 04/29/2018
    MerleFest - Wilkesboro, NC
  • 05/15/2018
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