Andy Happel is a violinist and composer who lives in Scarborough, Maine. He is a private and group instructor at 317 Main Street Community Music Center in Yarmouth, Maine, offering lessons in violin, viola, cello, piano, guitar, mandolin and ukelele.
He will host the 1st Annual Simple Gifts Music Festival on Sunday, July 21st at the Alfred Shaker Museum in Alfred. The festival commemorates the 165th anniversary of the writing of the hymn "Tis A Gift To Be Simple" written in Alfred by elder Shaker Joseph Brackett.
Andy played the song for us on 207. For more information on the festival and Andy Happel, click here: ANDY HAPPEL