Brad Kolodner and Fiddlin’ Dave
Phenomenal duo playing pure fun music
Brad Kolodner is a Baltimore-based clawhammer banjoist. Brad represents the next generation of Old-Time musicians pushing the boundaries of the tradition into uncharted territory. Regarded for his delicate touch, expressive style, and original compositions, Brad has rapidly gained national attention for his unique approach to the banjo at just 28 years of age. He also hosts the “The Brad Kolodner Show” on WAMU’s Bluegrass Country.
Fiddlin Dave is a renowned fiddler and regional icon for over 30 years. He’s been Fiddlin his way around this world bringing smiles and good vibes wherever he goes. Best known for his work with Furnace Mountain Band and The Woodshedders. Dave is co-owner of Shepherd Ford Productions that produces Watermelon Park Fest, and a result he has played with a wide range of musicians.
“David Van Deventer (a.k.a. Fiddlin’ Dave) ain’t called Fiddlin’ Dave for nothing – he’s a demon on his instrument “- Eilis Boland, Review on Lonesome Highway
Together Brad and Dave have a unique take on traditional and original tunes that you don’t want to miss.