The Tea Totallers - traditional music of the 1800 and 1900s
The Tea Totallers
Drawing of the Tea Totallers
Donnie Greene-Berry and Ella Jay perform old-time music the way it was played a century ago.
Using banjos, fiddles, guitars, other acoustic instruments, and their own untrained voices they play homage to musicians like Uncle Dave Macon, Cousin Emmy, Dock Boggs, Roscoe Holcomb, and stringbands such as the Arkansas Corn Dodgers.
Don and Ella engage their audience with the warmth and humor of a down-home porch sittin' and some first rate story-telling.  The music echoes as it did in the late 1800s and early 1900s in the hills of Kentucky and the hollers of Missouri.
Hear an excerpt of "Little Maggie"
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Washington, Missouri
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