Songs of Water

Songs of Water

North Carolina- based group songs of water has emerged with a sound both ancient and modern in an inventive fusion. This six-piece experimental folk band, comprised primarily of instrumental music, harbors a wide range of cultural and stylistic influences.

The uncommon use of the Appalachian instrument, the hammered dulcimer, melodically drives many of the group’s pieces, followed by the resonance of various stringed instruments and a brooding foundation of heavy percussion.

Combining band leader, Stephen Roach’s world music influence... more