Folk Music Concerts & Performing Groups
(Within about a half-day drive from the Detroit, MI area)

  • Golden Griffon Stringtet.  An acoustic, instrumental, Square Dance and Contra Dance Band from southeast Michigan featuring the hammered dulcimer, fiddle, guitar and bass.

  • Kaiser Family Band.  An acoustic family band performing what they like to listen to: fun "fiddle tune" style music, with some waltzes, polkas, and old favorites mixed in. Features the fiddle, guitar, banjo, and hammered dulcimer,
    with back up from bass and rhythm guitar.

  • Ruffwater Stringband.  Performance schedule of Music Concerts and Folk Dances performed throughout southeastern Michigan. 2003 marked their 25th Anniversary.

  • The Ark.  Ann Arbor's best-known Folk Concert Venue.  2005 marks the 40th Anniversary of The Ark.

  • Village Strings.  An acoustic group from southeast Michigan featuring hammered dulcimers, guitars, fiddle, banjo, mountain dulcimer, mandolin, penny whistle, concentina, bass, cajon, bodhrán and harmonicas. They play traditional, Celtic, and Irish music.

  • Vintage Stringband.  Vintage Strings of Michigan is an eclectic group of southeast Michigan musicians bound together mainly by their passion for playing music together and their desire to share their musical joy with others. They play old-time, Celtic (Irish, Scottish), and other types of tunes with an interesting blend of hammered dulcimers, fiddles, vocals, guitars, banjo, penny whistle, harmonicas and bass.

Contact Silver Strings Dulcimer Society