Wry Bred engages in joyful musical conversations with driving rhythms and exuberant harmonies. With Julie Sorcek on flute and saxophone, Mickey Koth on fiddle, and Robert Messore on guitar, the trio sensitively supports dancers and callers alike. The band was founded in 2009 and has been playing at dances, concerts, private parties, and similar events ever since. They’ve developed a growing reputation and won the respect and admiration of dancers and music lovers throughout the region and beyond. The members of Wry Bred each bring years of experience as dancers and musicians. Wry Bred has played for contra dances in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.

— Steve Winters

Photo of Wry Bred by Marilyn Catasus