Kelly Werts

Kelly Werts

 Fairway, Kansas, USA
SoloAmericanaFolk

Kelly Werts performs classic old-time and nearly old-time songs in the form of a conversation between his voice and a vintage Gibson guitar.

Biography

Kelly Werts has appeared throughout the Midwest with performers such as Connie Dover,  The Plaid Family and The Sons of Rayon. He sings classic songs that are anywhere from tens to hundreds of years old, weaving it together with his finger style guitar work. He has been named Kansas State Champion as a picker and a singer, while placing multiple times for his finger picking at the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield. His keen ear and manual dexterity land him in the "sweet spot" when performing classics of Americana like "The Crawdad Song" and "Hey Good Lookin'". Kelly's music has also been heard internationally in film and television.