Maidens IV

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Maidens IV
Maidens IV Johnny Appleseed 2010.JPG
Performing at the Johnny Appleseed Heritage Center; June 2010
Background information
Genres Celtic, Folk, Rock
Years active 2003—present

Havilah Justice
Heather (Justice) Mantel
Abigail Justice
Tabitha (Justice) Rall.

Pat Mcafee

Maidens IV is a four sister celtic and folk rock music band born and raised in a family of eleven near rural Loudonville, Ohio, United States. While the sisters are best known for their high-action celtic rock shows, their repertoire also spans celtic workshops, choir and community performances.


Violin, back-up vocals

Born June 25, 1983 Havilah began classical violin lessons at age six. She performed as lead violinist in the family string quartet before forming Maidens II in 2003 with younger sister Heather.


Bodhrán, lead vocal, keyboard, drums Heather, Born October 15, 1984, received her classical training in violin at the age of six. She began vocal lessons at age 15 under Kay Raplenovich and attended classes at Oberlin College in 2003. She has performed with the Ashland Symphony Orchestra and served as Director of two children's choirs.


Viola, vocals, Djembé

Born January 21, 1988, Abigail began her classical training at age 10. She performed with the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra for two years before switching to Celtic music in 2005. At age 15, Abigail began vocal lessons along with her older sister Heather.


Guitar, vocals and Bodhrán

Tabitha, born April 17, 1991 comes to the band with rock and pop in her blood. Self taught at age 14 she began mastering the acoustic guitar. In 2006, she branched out to electric guitar, keyboard, bass guitar and percussion.


Title Release year Media format
Charm and Fire 2006 CD
Four Aflame 2007 CD
Emerald Fire 2008 CD
Celtic Fire 2010 CD
Live Out Loud 2011 CD


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