FINE CIVIL WAR ERA MUSIC IN PERIOD STYLE

 

 

 

 

HOME FRONT is a group of musicians from Pennsylvania and Maryland who use music of the 1860’s to reflect and illuminate the American civil war era for modern audiences.  Dressed in authentic fashions of the period, Home Front brings history alive with respect for historical accuracy.  We are about history, education and entertainment!

Photo by Robert Conway

 

 

 

 

 

Formed in 1999 and with roots in Pittsburgh, Home Front is the premier presenter of Stephen Foster music in the style of the period.  They have entertained and educated in five states.  Their vast repertoire includes classic war songs, beloved Foster pieces, parlour music and instrumental arrangements featuring banjo, bones and fiddle. 

 

Photograph courtesy of Wassel Photo and Design