Beverly Smith and I have finished recording out project. Finally! We should have it before the Berkeley Old-Time Music Convention in September. Alice will also have her new recording, "Bittersweet," which has been garnering rave reviews. The time for the workshop in Andalucia, Spain at El Fonte is approaching at the end of September, and then we will be touring in the UK. We are excited to see old friends again, and to meet new ones. You can look up our schedule with more information on show dates above.
One of the most respected musicians in old-time music today, Beverly Smith is in great demand as a guitarist, singer and fiddler, as well as dance caller. A founding member of the Heartbeats with Tara Nevins, June Drucker and Rose Sinclair from 1985-1995; she was also a member of Big Hoedown with Bruce Molsky and Rafe Stefaninni. Most recently she has performed and toured for the past 10 years with Carl Jones, with whom she recorded 3 highly praised CDs.
She has recorded with artists like Irish musicians Mick Moloney and John Doyle, and bluegrass great Laurie Lewis, and has performed with many others including Art Rosenbaum, Brad Leftwich, Tom Sauber, Mac Traynham, Rayna Gellert..... Over the years she has taught and played at many camps and folk festivals throughout the world. She makes her home in Bogart, Ga.