Fairview Avenue


  • From Albany, New York.
  • Formed in 2006 by Scott and Elizabeth Hopkins (banjo/bass). Other members: Tony Califano (mandolin) and Morrie Safford (guitar), Brig McCutcheon (guitar)and Joe Gumpper (fiddle).
  • The band is named after the street the Hopkins live on.
  • Hopkins is a public school band teacher. He plays the tuba.
  • 2010, released first album Fairview Avenue (no label).
  • 2012, Hopkins released a solo banjo project and joined Junior Barber’s group Beartracks.