Presley Barker in Acoustic Kids Alumni Directory

Acoustic Guitar, Vocals


Presley Barker has been playing acoustic guitar since he was seven. Living in the NC mountains and listening to Doc Watson on the radio inspired Presley to begin picking fiddle tunes and bluegrass music. He has been influenced and mentored by Steve Lewis, Wayne Henderson, and Bryan Sutton and has quickly emerged as an astonishingly gifted flat-picker.

  • Touring: NC, will travel to TN and VA
  • Highlights:
    • 2018: Invited to play The Grand Ole Opry by Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame Member and Country Music Hall of Fame Member Ricky Skaggs
    • 2017: 1st place Adult Guitar at the Galax Old Fiddler’s Convention, Virginia; 1st Place- Wayne C. Henderson Guitar Competition, Virginia
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The Vogts Sisters in Acoustic Kids Alumni Directory

Acoustic guitar, Mandolin, Vocals, Harmony vocals, Songwriting


Touring the Midwest – Sweet Sister Harmony from America’s Heartland.

We have released four albums of our music–the latest in May 2018. We enjoy returning to the Walnut Valley Festival each year and sharing our music as Acoustic Kids Alumni.

  • Touring: Based out of Kansas. Perform regionally in the Midwest but willing to go further north, south, east or west.
  • Highlights:
    • 2019 – New Song Showcase at Walnut Valley Festival – First Place Winner, “California Calls”
    • 2019 – International Acoustic Music Awards – First Place Winner, Best Duo, “Dixie Bride”
    • 2018 – Indie International Songwriting Competition – Fourth Place, Folk/Acoustic Division “Dixie Bride”
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