Winners of the Fame Awards - Bluegrass Band of the Year, this group is polished and their riveting harmonies are totally off the charts. Groove along while this captivating six member family band offers up American roots favorites … swing, jazz, rock, original, pop, folk and Bluegrass.
Hailing from Alaska's capital city of Juneau, the Zahasky family, recognized internationally as the Alaska String Band, is the subject of much curiosity and inspiration to millions around the globe.
As gifted multi-instrumentalists the family often swap symphonic tools throughout a performance with an impressive collection of acoustic guitar, violin-fiddle, mandolin, banjo, bass, percussion and penny whistle.
“Completely floored by their performance; exceptional from beginning to end; the Alaska String Band are applauded, cheered and awarded with a duly deserved standing ovation.” The Age, AU
This uber-talented group of musicians are a sublimely entertaining act for audiences across all age brackets. The Alaska String Band is one of America’s rich jewels in it’s musical crown.” Ray Hale, USA
Highly praised, currently chosen and airing nationwide on PBS to over 80 million viewers is the Alaska String Band’s one hour musical docu-drama, “Southeast Alaska Odyssey”.
Delightful, refreshing and simply extraordinary is the … ALASKA STRING BAND …