Chris Abair and the Famous Abairs of Vermont perform the great ballads and poetry of George Albert Leddy. (1883-1967)
Experience traditional story telling as performed by George Albert Leddys grandson and the Abair family.
What an afternoon activity for your residents. His poetry and ballads capture the tales of the rugged trails
The poems/ballads are mostly detailed stories— ingeniously crafted in perfect rhyme—meant to be memorized and recited from the heart. Some take 15 minutes to perform! This oral tradition is being carried on by his grandson and family.