Aaron Ashton Band | Gypsy Folk | Americana | Celtic
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One of the Most Proficient Bands in America
The nationally-acclaimed Aaron Ashton Band is comprised of some of the finest, award-winning, multiple state champion musicians in America. They are some of the most proficient musicians in the country, performing their own, unique style of Gypsy jazz, folk, Irish, Celtic, Romanian, Eastern European, Americana, swing, and bluegrass music.
The Aaron Ashton Band is one of those rare groups that simply has what it takes. Whether they’re thrilling crowds with their take on Romanian traditional folk dance music, Americana (American folk music), Gypsy jazz, or one of many other music genres, the songs they perform are always upbeat, positive, and happy, and delivered with a great attitude that gets crowds excited.
For a more intimate setting, this versatile ensemble can also be booked as the Hot Club Trio, providing the same great award-winning music that clients appreciate so much from the full Aaron Ashton Band.
“The Hot Club Trio was fabulous, playing a wonderful variety of music at my husband’s 80th surprise dinner party in Park City.“ – Nancy Marriott, Park City, UT
This is one exceptional band, no doubt about it. Aaron breathes life into the fiddle like no other musician. With his crazy-fast fingering and expressive sound, his virtuosic and colorful solos make every note drip with passion; driving a rhythm that settles deep in an audience’s soul.
Jake has won many prestigious awards and music contests on banjo, guitar, and mandolin, including the Texas Banjo Championship and Texas Flatpick Guitar Championship. Igor, originally from the Republic of Moldova, is incredible on the cimbalom (hammered dulcimer) and an award-winning composer to boot.
Beaux is an exceptionally versatile performer, playing both the guitar and accordion, as well as providing riveting and authentic Gypsy-like vocals. And on upright bass is Alex Rowe, a classically trained jazz musician that has performed with Wynton Marsalis, David Archuleta, and toured with the American Idol band.
Traditional Folk Music Served with Gusto
When you’re looking for something a bit out of the ordinary, a band that delivers music that’s lively, yet quirky, that adds life and energy to special events, that creates an atmosphere which is both classy and fun, you can’t go wrong with the incredible Aaron Ashton Band. Their music has a distinct Eastern European feel and expresses a wide variety of moods that is the perfect addition to just about any situation. This is first class music entertainment that audiences absolutely love.