About Us

Margie Swint - vocals and guitar
Margie has over 30 years combined experience as a performer, music educator and music therapist. She has performed as a soloist and with a variety of musicians including Sixties duo Back Again and Celtic bands Tin Penny Thistle and Caledonia Swing.  Margie has worked as a Wolf Trap Institute Artist-in-Residence in Nashville, TN and has provided recording vocals for songwriters/musicians.  She recently retired after 20 years as a board-certified music therapist in private practice.

Marie Dunkle - violin, cello and mandolin
Marie is a North Georgia-based musician and storyteller. She has performed with symphony orchestras, rock, bluegrass and Celtic bands and theatre productions. Marie is a master of musical improvisation and has provided back-up and solo recording support to a variety of musicians and songwriters in the Southeast.  She has performed at Atlanta venues such as Eddie's Attic, The Red Light Cafe and Callenwolde Fine Arts Center.

Other Caledonia Swing Musicians/Guests through the Years:
Ken Shearer-guitar (One of the original Caledonia Swing founders)
san Johnson-percussion
Owen Devine-percussion

Jason Shearer-accordion
Hollis Landrum-upright bass and whistle
Carl Rapp-violin
Julia McDermott-hammer dulcimer

Chris Casses-guitar