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Ryan & Brennish Thomson

Updated Feb 2, 2024

Musicians for hire!  

Solo, duo, or larger ensembles

 We’ll travel anywhere, or give you a private online Zoom concert!

1. The Fiddling Thomsons duo - Ryan and Brennish has been performing together for over 16 years. We each play many different folk instruments in a wide variety of styles.

For information about our first CD -  "Music for Both Hands,” - Click here  

For our second CD - “Wild Boys of Newmarket,” - Click Here 

For a list of our public past performances world wide - Click here

2. The Captain Fiddle Band This ensemble always has a fiddle in it and can range in size from trio to 6 piece. Musical styles can range from Appalachian, Bluegrass, Celtic, French Canadian, New England, Country, Cajun, and more. Here is a link to an early version at the - New Hampshire Folk Festival

3. Smoke and Mirrors - A fine New England style contra dance band suitable for public dances, weddings, parties, community events, barn raisings and anywhere where lively and cheerful music is needed. When folks are taking a break from the dancing the band can entertain with songs and lively tunes. Purchase our CD! -  Really Smokin'

4. Crawdad Wranglers , cajun, zydeco, swing, originals, foot stomping two steps, blues, rock, sizzling accordion and fiddle. Watch us perform on You Tube. We provide cajun dance instruction on request. 

5. The Boston Rovers or Jolly Rogues - Irish bands with all of the lively pub songs, seafaring shantys, and hot instrumental tunes that you would expect on St Patrick’s Day, or any old time during the year! This band includes the Fiddling Thomsons and is led by our friend Jim Murray. We’ve performed all over New England along with 3 tours in China! If you’d like to book us, send us an email and we’ll put you in touch with our band leader.

Click here to see video of each group

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