Tom Ellis of Ellis Mandolins, builds one of a kind, hand made mandolins in Austin, Texas. Tom personally does all the hand carving, graduating, neck shaping and final setup.
Changing the world one string at a time. Fiddler's Green offers instruments, accessories, repair and instruction for traditional music.
Old time fiddlers, Howard Spencer and Tricia Rains perform and teach nationally and internationally, preserving and building upon the traditions of their region.
KOOP (pronounced koh-op) is a community radio station in Austin, TX, owned and operated by its members. KOOP's mission is "to engage, connect and enrich the whole community, including the underserved, through creating diverse, quality, educational music and news programming."
Providing grants, information, and services in support of the arts and cultural industry in Texas.
Under the X in Texas on KOOP radio seeks out the senior and largely forgotten originators and forerunners of Texas music, brings to light obscure yet influential artists in the development and history of what we've come to know as Texas Music
A full service string shop dealing in violins, violas, cellos and upright basses, Violins Etc. rents, sells, and repairs instruments.
A locally owned, family operated business offering stringed instrument sales, rentals, service, instruction and repair to musicians of all levels from working professionals to students