Olivia (mandolin) and Rene’ (guitar, mandolin and banjo) started with old-time fiddle tunes before falling in love with Brazilian choro, a genre of intricate melodies and playful syncopation. Their expressive and joyful music is grounded in the rigorous technique of Rene’s background as a classical guitarist.
Hawaiian ukulele and slack key guitar duets.
Flamenco and Spanish classical guitar
Steve Cheseborough re-creates the blues and hokum of the 1920s-30s, interspersing the songs with stories, history and humor.