Quebe Sisters in Concert 9-3-11
September 3, 2011 ► 7 pm Ozark Folk Center ► Mountain View, Ar
When Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe (pronounced Kway-bee) raise theirfiddles and play, audiences marvel. When the girls sing their vintage stylethree-part harmony, audiences are blown away. Add the extraordinaryrhythm guitar of Joey McKenzie and the swinging upright bass of DrewPhelps and the Quebe Sisters Band becomes a force of nature. The QSB’sunique brand of music has taken the Americana music scene by storm.They perform a refreshing blend of western swing, vintage country,bluegrass, jazz & swing standards, and Texas style fiddling.
Awarded the 2007 Crescendo Award by the Western Music Associationand winner of the 2008 Western Swing Album of the Year from theAcademy of Western Artists, the Quebe Sisters Band is touring behind theirlatest album, Timeless. Performance highlights include appearances at theGrand Ole Opry, the Kennedy Center, NYC’s Lincoln Center, the RymanAuditorium, the Marty Stuart Show, the Eddie Stubbs’ Show on WSM, TheBirchmere, the Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree (as host band), theSmithsonian Folklife Festival, and the National Folk Festival. In addition,the QSB has appeared in concert with Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder,Merle Haggard, Asleep at the Wheel, Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers,Riders in the Sky, and Marty Stuart. They have also had the pleasure ofplaying with billionare/ukulele enthusiast Warren Buffett and had the honorof performing for President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush.”One thing is for sure, you don’t see a group like the Quebe Sisters Bandcome along everyday,” says Grand Ole Opry announcer Eddie Stubbs.”Give them your undivided attention and if you’re not already, you too, willbecome a fan.” Read More