Ginny Shilliday is a professional Traditional Singer who grew up hearing traditional singing in Appalachia. She has studied with many of the greats of the traditional song genre, including Len Graham, Robbie O’Connell, Margaret Bennet, and Bridget Fitzgerald, and is a frequent guest artist with various groups as well as performing regularly with Hazeltree Consort. She also teaches workshops and classes in both Ireland and the US. She has designed programs about traditional music, including two programs with Dr. Eric Strand, director of Early Music Michigan, and written and performed specialty programs such as Concert for the Divine Feminine and Earth Day Concerts. She is at home performing at festivals, concert halls, private events, and house concerts.