Paige Anderson & The Fearless Kin.
Paige's own band, featuring mostly her traditional works with a folk/americana/bluegrass styling.
We Endorse Frank's Fiddles. Frank's Fiddles
are custom hand-crafted fiddles and violins from this maker in Idaho. Frank produces some very fine instruments
which are played by some of the top fiddle players in several prominent bands. Aimee is the proud owner of Frank's Fiddle #146, custom made
for her by Frank in 2007. Aimee chose some beautiful Oregon Myrtle (Myrtlewood) Frank had found in Oregon for this fiddle.
Check out Schenk Guitars. Paige is playing
a beautiful 2011 Schenk Custom RD Nashville Flattpicker made for her by Rod Schenk and crew. Paige selected some fantastic Koa wood for the main
construction. Its also got a AAA Adirondack (Red Spruce) top, solid Ebony binding, Koa soundboard purfling, a one-peice Honduran Mahogany neck, an
Ebony headstock plate, Macassar Ebony headstock backplate, custom Schenk Guitar Gotoh 510 tuning machines, an LR Baggs Anthem-SL under-the-saddle
transducer and mic, Micro Bevel® body option and the ISD Tuner® built into the fret board.
Michael Lewis Instruments offers mandolins and
archtop guitars of enduring quality made to please and inspire.
Custom orders are their specialty. Michael knows that tone, appearance, playability, and feel can be
very personal. With your preferences planned into the design and his experience and skill put into your instrument,
you can be assured of satisfaction. Michael also offers a full range of repairs, and is an official service center for
the Martin Guitar Company.
Mountain Laurel Bluegrass Band was a great
band, also here in Grass Valley, and a really fine group of nice and helpful folks. They've been very
supportive of us and our music. We shared the stage with Mountain Laurel at several different events in the past.
Grass Valley's Barry Angell has provided excellent guitar and mandolin instruction for Paige and Ethan when they were starting out.
Barry teaches flat-pick style guitar and mandolin and also upright bass. He's also been playing mandolin in the contra dance
band Hot Cider for the last 10+ years. Barry can be reached at email@example.com
Rick Toles: "Alkali - Last of the 49ers".
Rick does Gold Rush History and Music Programs for festivals, fairs, elementary schools and civic events
all over California. He was also Aimee's excellent fiddle teacher when she was starting out and has contributed to the growth and
encouragement of our band throughout the years.
The California Bluegrass Association
The "CBA". Great festivals,
events, and another bunch of fine people. Their Father's Day Festival is where we first started experiencing live
bluegrass music many years ago. Paige was the CBA's Teen Ambassador, an appointment that started in Dec. 2007 through 2010.
Paige, Aimee, Ethan and Daisy have also been active in their great Kid's programs at many festivals.
Builder Randy Allen of Allen Guitars & Luthier Supplies
is a builder of fine hand-crafted Resophonic Guitars, Mandolins, and Acoustic Guitars. You will also find
a selection of luthier supplies including tonewoods, inlay, tailpieces, dobro parts, fret-slotting and fret boards.
Ethan uses one of Randy's fine tailpieces on his mandolin.