THE DOGWOOD BLOSSOM BAND
The Dogwood Blossom Band is a six-piece mostly acoustic band based in Durham-Chapel Hill, NC. Tom Williams, Cathy Klein, and Mike Paris have performed together for more than six years in various projects and this current collaboration has been playing as a band in the region since August 2012. Our new members, George Michaels and Rebecca Ogus, joined us in the Fall of 2015 and Sarah Howell joined us in 2016.
Our music incorporates Americana, folk, a dash of bluegrass, a little country, and some Dogwoodized classic pop/rock tunes, and original songs written by band members. Songs by artists such as Levon Helm, Gillian Welch, Alison Krauss, John Prine, Johnny Cash, Rosanne Cash,, Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, Nanci Griffith, Bob Dylan and others are in our repertoire.
Sarah Howell - vocals, percussion
Cathy Klein - vocals, rhythm guitar, percussion
George Michaels - vocals, guitar, banjo, ukulele
Rebecca Ogus - vocals, violin, percussion
Mike Paris - vocals, upright and electric bass, guitar, dobro, percussion
Tom Williams - vocals, guitar, mandolin, harmonica, percussion