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Dave Diprose Duo, Savannah Rose & Appalachian Heaven String Band

  • The Skylark Room 351 Glenfern Road Upwey, VIC, 3158 Australia (map)

Dave Diprose Duo, Savannah Rose & Appalachian Heaven String Band

$10 presale, $15 at the door

Dave Diprose Duo – Old Blues, Bluegrass and Ballads

Melbourne's Dave Diprose is a story-teller, songwriter and formidable guitarist with a respect for the traditions. His inciteful stories of Australian experiences, laced with humour and bound by strong and memorable melodies provides for a compelling performance. He blends his original material with well-chosen traditional standards for a performance that pleases both traditional and contemporary audiences alike. Dave is supported by other musicians playing old time instruments.

 

Savannah Rose – Sweet Harmonies & Traditional Songs

Savannah Rose perform with honeyed harmonies and a pure simplicity that harks back to mountain traditions and days long gone. The band’s music nestles between folk, early country and bluegrass with acoustic guitar, banjo, mandolin and dobro. Savannah Rose and band thrive on entertaining audiences with their stories, humour, commentary and songs.

 

Appalachian Heaven String Band – Music from Blue Ridge Mountains

The Appalachian Heaven String Band is well known for it’s tight, driving arrangements of tunes and songs from the southern Appalachian USA mountains. The 5 piece band’s music is played with gusto and authenticity, learnt directly from the masters during regular visits to the USA. From sensitive and driving fiddle tunes, dance tunes with curly toes, to cheeky songs and disarmingly touching ballads, Appalachian Heaven String Band delight audiences young and young-at-heart.

Earlier Event: December 6
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Later Event: December 8
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