GRAMMY NOMINATED MUSICIAN//FOUNDER OF DELLA MAE
Born of fiddle playing parents in Spokane, WA, Kimber Ludiker is a 5th generation fiddle player who finally picked one up at the age of 3. With 11 combined family National Fiddle Championships, Kimber holds 3 herself. She is a multi-instrumentalist, picking up the cello, mandolin, and guitar at an early age as well. In 2009, Kimber founded all-female bluegrass/Americana super group "Della Mae". They were IBMA's Emerging Artists of the Year in 2013, GRAMMY Nominees in 2014 for their first album on Rounder Records, and named by Rolling Stone as 10 bands to watch for in 2015. Kimber has performed on stage with many artists including the Black Lillies, Dierks Bentley, Peter Rowan, Mark O'Connor, Alison Krauss, Jim Lauderdale, Laurie Lewis, Mike Marshall, the Travelin' McCourys, the Del McCoury Band, and more. Although not there often, Kimber makes her home in Nashville, TN.