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"Brett Ridgeway's music has a gentle, undulating rhythmic flow, and texture that is irresistible."

"It is folk music strongly connected to the folk roots and traditions, but it has another dimension altogether: something very enchanting in a subtle way. The rustic, primitive sound of his gourd banjo will ground you, but you'll hear something of the mystic here too. 

Brett's simple, straightforward mountain dulcimer style has just the perfect amount of rhythmic punch and vitality to keep you tapping your foot, and his hammered dulcimer playing is captivating: it is fun to just let this music wash over you. 

There's something very universal in Brett's music. I was watching the audience during one of his recent concerts and they were all so relaxed and entranced! Brett plays like he has nothing to prove. His music is happy to just "be" -- yet there is plenty of heart and soul in the music as well."  ~ Jerry Rockwell
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  Sandy Lick Dulcimer Club
    Dubois, PA 

-   Ohio Valley Gathering Festival
     Lexington, KY

-   Campfire Club Demonstration 
    Lisbon, OH

-   Red Hill Dulcimer Society
     Sumner, IL

-    Central Ohio Folk Festival
     Columbus, OH

-   Cumberland Gap Dulcimer Gath.
    Cumberland, VA

-   Dulci-More Festival 22
    Lisbon, OH

-   HD & All Instrument Workshop 
    Racine, WI

-   Original Dulcimer Players Club 
    Funfest - Evart, MI

-   The Pickin' Porch
    Townsend, TN

-   Yankee Peddler Festival
    Canal Fulton, OH

-   Yankee Peddler Festival
    Canal Fulton, OH

-   Yankee Peddler Festival
    Canal Fulton, OH

-   Bardstown Jam
    Bardstown, KY

-   Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival
    Milford, CT







-  Fort New Salem Festival
   Fort New Salem, WV


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