The HUCKLEBERRY BROTHERS Band  

Meet the Band

    Bryan Craddock ..........tinwhistle, tambourine, clogging, & dance caller
    Bryant Henderson.......tinwhistle, Anglo concertina, bones, & vocals
    Edwin P. Little, Jr........banjo & vocals
    Michael Malone.................guitar & vocals
    Ann Ortiz.....................banjo, fiddle, piano, & vocals
    Mike Parker.................fiddle, viola, cello, & vocals
    Troy Parker.................fiddle, banjo, & vocals

      Headquartered in the rural coastal plains of eastern North Carolina, the Huckleberry Brothers Band was formed to explore our interest in the traditional and popular music of mid-19th century America after meeting as American Civil War reenactors.

      The Huckleberries' instruments include 5-string banjo, fiddle, guitar, concertina, tin whistle, bones, and tambourine. Our goal is to research and perform the minstrel and old time styles of music in a way that is faithful to the original form. The music is composed of songs, ballads, and fiddle tunes from the 1700ís through 1865.

      We can be seen performing at reenactments, living history presentations, period dances, and other events. The Huckleberry Brothers will be found entertaining and educating the public throughout the day as well as playing for the participants at a dance or around the campfire. The music on our CD represents some of our favorites songs and tunes and is what you would hear should our paths cross.

Our CD First Pickins    AVAILABLE NOW

For information and bookings contact
Bryant Henderson at 202 Towne Ridge Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 -- (919) 259-9961 or wbhenderson@hotmail.com



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