Steve Baughman
Celtic Guitar & Clawhammer Banjo

"Baughman explores the essence of Celtic music, stretching its boundaries into contemporary terrain with technical innovation, virtuosity, and intensity." - Acoustic Guitar Magazine

"A star of fingerstyle guitar: very deft, thoughtful, quietly adventurous, deeply lyrical and playful." - Radio National, Australia

"Steve's artistry and musicality are world-class, with dynamics, timing and interpretation that always bring out the emotional essence of the song." - Sing Out Magazine

"Incredible virtuosity ... showcases the quiet beauty of the open-tuned acoustic guitar." - Marin Independent Journal

Farewell to Orkney listed as one of the "Best Albums of 2013" by Acoustic Guitar Magazine.

"Once in a while an album comes along that can alter your thinking about guitar music - Steve Baughman's Farewell to Orkney is one of those....A must for all lovers of guitar and especially Celtic music." - Acoustic Guitar Magazine

Steve teaching beginning banjo at Walker Creek Music Camp in Marin County, October 2014