Michael, Walt


  • From Westminster, Maryland.
  • Formerly performed with Bottle Hill.
  • One of the top hammered dulcimer players in the U.S.
  • His band Walt Michael and Company performs bluegrass, old time, Celtic, folk and New Age music.
  • Performed for the closing ceremonies of the 13th Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York.
  • He is on the faculty of McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland.
  • 2009, released Step Stone album (Flying Fish).
  • 2015, released Hammered Dulcimer: Retrospective album (Flying Fish).