Janet Muse began studying classical piano at the age of five.
She has played in contra dance bands over the past 25 years, including the nationally known group, Caledonia. As part of Caledonia, she headlined Feet Retreat, Spring Dance Romance, Charlotte Dance Gypsies Weekend (NC), and Chesapeake Dance Weekend (MD). She has also been on staff at Augusta Heritage Arts Irish Week (WV), Charlottesville Fall Dance Festival (VA), and several all-night dances
She has also performed at the Prism Coffeehouse (VA) and the first First Night Virginia.
She has been a choir and solo accompanist, church organist, orchestra violinist, and accordionist for Morris teams.
Janet and her family live in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Mike Dunn is a classically trained violinist / violist, and attended Duke University on an AJ Fletcher music scholarship. He began playing traditional fiddle music about 15 years ago, and has taken prizes in numerous fiddle contests, including several Scottish fiddle contests and the Virginia State Fair. He has performed several times at First Night Virginia as part of the Sugar Ridge Quartet, and at Monticello. He has been on staff at the Charlottesville Fall Dance Festival, and also at Scottish Weekend (Timber Ridge, WV).
Mike and his family live in Crozet, Virginia.