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Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers


Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers 

Ma Crow and The Lady Slippers is an all-female Bluegrass/American/Mountain-Music band from Cincinnati, Ohio, and a 3-time nominee for the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards.  Ma Crow is a legendary acoustic artist in the Cincinnati area and a CAMMY (a Cincinnati Grammy) award winner. 


Some of our recent performances include:

  • Woodsong’s Old Time Radio Hour at the Lyric Theatre in Lexington, KY
  • Museum of Appalachia Tennessee Fall Homecoming, Norris, TN
  • Blue Plate Special live on WDVX in Knoxville, TN
  • John Hartford Memorial Festival in Bean Blossom, IN
  • Meadowgreen Music Park in Clay City, KY
  • Wheeling Jamboree in Wheeling, W.VA
  • River Roots Folk Festival, in Madison, IN
  • Clifton Opera House in Clifton, OH
  • Hoosier Theater in Vevay, IN
  • Bob Evans Farm Festival in Rio Grande, OH
  • Red Barn Radio Hour WGAD in Lexington, KY 

The Lady Slippers released their second album, Memory of a Mountain, February 2014 (mixed and mastered by Ron Stewart of the Boxcars).  This album received a stellar review in the August 2014 addition of Bluegrass Unlimited.  They released their debut album, Wayward Daughter, in January 2013.  The band was featured in an article in the well-known Cincinnati arts and entertainment magazine City Beat and was one of only six bands selected to perform at the prestigious Cincinnati Entertainment Awards at the Madison Theater in November, 2011.  Ma Crow’s solo album, Smoky Junction, was selected by the Cincinnati Public Library to be added to their musical inventory.

 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers include:

  • Ma Crow (vocals and guitar),
  • Trina Emig (banjo and mandolin),
  • Margie Drees (vocals and fiddle),
  • Vicki Abbott (vocals and bass). 

Each member brings decades of professional experience, creating a unique blend of superb instrumentation and vocals.

 From ballads to bluegrass and old-time to contemporary, this beautiful acoustic music is filled with artful instrumentals and sweet mountain harmonies.


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