The Quebe Sisters Band
|The Quebe Sisters|
|Also known as||The Quebe Sisters Band|
|Genres||Western swing, country|
|Past members||Mark Abbott, Drew Phelps, Joey McKenzie, Gavin Kelso|
The Quebe Sisters are an American fiddle Western swing group from Dallas, Texas. The band consists of sisters Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe. Formed in 2002, the band performs Western swing, vintage country and Western (Bob Wills, Sons of the Pioneers, etc.) and traditional Texas style fiddle tunes. They are currently based in Dallas and tour nationally and internationally, including appearances on the Grand Ole Opry.
The three sisters started taking fiddle lessons from Sherry F. McKenzie, a former national fiddle champion, and later from Joey Mckenzie (her husband), also a former national fiddle champion.
The Quebes have been featured on a segment of Bob Phillips' Texas Country Reporter anthology television series and on episode 571 of the WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour. In 2010 the band appeared at the Cambridge Folk Festival in England. On November 20, 2010, the The Quebe Sisters were featured on A Prairie Home Companion, broadcast from Houston, Texas. The group has also appeared on The Marty Stuart Show.
The Quebe Sisters Discography
- Texas Fiddlers (2003)
- Timeless (2007)
- Every Which-A-Way (2014)
- "Fiddlers on the youth: Quebe sisters offer new take on an old sound - BostonHerald.com".
- https://archive.is/20070527015845/http://www.bostonnow.com/entertainment/music/2007/08/22/texas_sisters_swing_into_johnny_ds/. Archived from the original on 2007-05-27. Missing or empty
- Richards, Chris (21 September 2006). "The Quebe Sisters' Arresting Swing Harmonies" – via washingtonpost.com.
- The Quebe Sisters Website
- Audio/Video - You can hear them on program 571 and with Asleep At the Wheel on Show #800 or watch it as it was webcast and recorded live on 03-29-2010 for later broadcast from the archive page of the WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour.
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