by Steve and Ruth Smith

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New original acoustic music reminiscent of the old Appalachian homeplace where family, love, faith, and sense of place are the foundations of heritage and traditions featuring vocals with hammered dulcimer, old-time banjo, guitar, fiddle, and flute.
Steve and Ruth Smith, from the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, play a blend of Celtic Appalachian traditional and original music featuring hammered dulcimer, old-time banjo, guitar, Appalachian mountain dulcimer, and vocals. Heirlooms contains 10 original songs of Steve and Ruth's along with a few traditional tunes in both vocal and instrumental tracks. Steve and Ruth, both of Scots-Irish heritage, take their audiences from the traditional Celtic music of Scotland and Ireland that migrated with …
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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

  • 01/10/2020
    Dayton Dulcimer Society Festival - Dayton, Ohio
  • 02/07/2020
    Florida Accoustic Winter Gathering - Mt. Dora, Florida