Masterfully dynamic trio Brittany Haas, Brittany Karlson, and Joe K. Walsh are “a modern string band—from bluegrass to old-time, with many stops along the way.” Tickets online at northshoremusicassociation.com and at the door.
Brittany Haas is widely regarded as one of the most influential fiddlers of her generation. She’s toured with Republic of Strings and Crooked Still, and performed with Steve Martin’s bluegrass band on Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live. She’s performed with Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn, Yonder Mountain String Band, and The Waybacks, and as a member of the house band for MPR’s Live from Here.
Bassist/vocalist Brittany Karlson is an adventurous musician with roots in jazz, American old-time and bluegrass, and improvised music. She’s performed across the US, Canada, and Europe in a variety of ensemble settings, including improvised trio Letter Castle and American old-time/bluegrass/Swedish string band The Goodbye Girls.
Hailed by Nashville’s Music Row magazine for his “lickety-split mandolin work” and by Vintage Guitar magazine as “brilliant,” Joe K. Walsh is considered one of the best mandolinists of his generation. Walsh has toured and collaborated with Darol Anger and the Gibson Brothers, founded the progressive string band Joy Kills Sorrow, and played with John Scofield, Béla Fleck, and Emmylou Harris.