Beeswax Sheepskin performs deeply nuanced, uniquely arranged traditional and original music from Ireland, Quebec, New England and elsewhere. The band combines compelling grooves from a powerful rhythm section with intricate melody and harmony from fiddle, clarinet and voices. Whether in a dance hall or concert setting, Beeswax Sheepskin’s quirky and irreverent sensibilites cast traditional material in a captivating new light.
Beeswax Sheepskin has toured throughout the North- and Southeastern US, playing for dances, at festivals and in concerts, and delighting audiences with their fresh take on fiddle tunes and songs in a variety of genres. A band with a solid grasp on traditional styles but a sound not quite like anything you've heard before, Beeswax Sheepskin takes advantage of its unique instrumentation and its members' wild creativity to make innovative music that never fails to be exceptionally danceable.
Beeswax Sheepskin is:
Ethan Hazzard-Watkins on fiddle
Anna Patton on clarinet and voice
Roger Kahle on Standard and DADGAD guitar and foot percussion
Chuck Corman on acoustic and electric bass, dumbek, guitar and voice