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The Harmony Sisters -Reunion

Saturday Sept 22 at 8pm

Traditional singing, fiddle, banjo, & mandolin

  • The group grew out of long time friendships, and love of traditional music. All three sing and play the fiddle. Alice Gerrard plays guitar and banjo, Jeanie McLerie plays guitar and Irene Hermann plays the mandolin and cello
  • Toured extensively throughout US and Canada, delighting audiences with music, recipes, unusual harmonies, arrangements and personal style
  • Recorded two albums between 1979-1985, Harmony Pie and A Second Helping. CD has been released, called The Early Years, with the best of these 2 albums
  • Expect rocking Cajun music, NM Spanish songs, Alice Gerrard's wonderful originals, unusual harmony fiddle music from the Tohono O'odham in Arizona, and much more
  • Three reunion tours in last seven years, including Sept 2007 tour of Bay Area
  • Alice Gerrard lives in Virginia, having played with Tommy Jarrell, Bill Monroe and countless others. Works on the Old-Time Herald. Jeanie McLerie has lived in Paris, California, Lousiana and New Mexico, learning music first hand from musicians in the community. Member of Bayou Seco (7 CDís), along with husband Ken Keppeler. Musical tastes vary from Southwest-Cajun to old Spanish songs of border area. Irene Herrmann divides her musical talent between classical piano and cello, and traditional music, having recorded with Joe and Antoinette McKenna, R. Crumbís Cheap Suit Sereendarers, and mandolin in several Italian trios.
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