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John Kirk is known for his lyric voice and versatile instrumental skills. On fiddle, mandolin, guitar, banjo and tin whistle, John demonstrates a vast knowledge of musical traditions. He is also a composer, dancer and dance caller. Sing Out magazine has said "John Kirk is a fine player on all his instruments and he sings quite well. With such a widely varied repertoire, thereís really something here for everyone. This is one thatís worth seeking out." In addition to his work with Quickstep, John works with the Vanaver Caravan and the Susquehanna Stringband. The Dixie Chicks recorded his song, "Long Roads". John and the band, Quickstep, have their own recordings; the newest of these is titled, "Shuffle About". In addition to performing, John teaches music at Bennington College in Vermont, and at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY.

 
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