Based in North Carolina, Joe Newberry is a top notch banjoist, guitarist, singer and award-winning songwriter who charms audiences wherever he goes. He was a guest star on 2016’s popular Transatlantic Sessions live tour and performs with several projects, including a duo with mandolin legend Mike Compton. April Verch is a world class fiddle player, step dancer and singer from Canada’s Ottawa Valley, who started step dancing at age
three and playing the fiddle at age six!
April has countless awards, ten albums and eighteen years of touring around the world under her belt with the April Verch Band.
Joe and April’s duo collaboration is fuelled by a shared passion for traditional music. Their voices blend in harmony, their musicianship is unsurpassed, and the addition of April’s spectacular step dancing takes their live performances to another level!