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Vintage Wildflowers CD discography Vintage Wildflowers
Abby Bozarth - Fiddle, mandolin, guitar, bass and vocalsDana Fitzgerald Maher - Celtic harp, vocals and bodhranMelissa Schiavone - Lead vocals, Irish flute, whistle, mandolin and banjo
Since January 2009, Tulsa-based Vintage Wildflowers has developed an enthusiastic legion of fans with their vibrant blend of Celtic harp, Irish flute, fiddle and harmony vocals. Mix in bits of mandolin, whistle, guitar, banjo, and bodhran and you have an idea of what it's like to spend an evening with these women. Equally at home performing on a huge festival stage, in a formal concert hall, or in someone's living room, their concerts reflect both their respect for traditional music and their desire to create a style completely their own. The music of Vintage Wildflowers is a reflection of the musical lives and backgrounds of these three women, melding the trio's wide-ranging musical interests with their Celtic music obsession.
In their first few months together, Vintage Wildflowers opened the 2009 Summerstage Festival with a sold out performance at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center, headlined the Midwest Harp Festival, and debuted at the North Texas Irish Festival. Their February 2010 performance at the University of Tulsa featured a standing room only crowd overflowing the concert hall into the lobby and hallways ...