The Wilders

KC Currents
3:58 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

Fiddler Betse Ellis Goes Solo

Fiddler Betse Ellis.
Credit Paul Andrews

For 15 years, fiddler Betse Ellis helped lead and shape the Wilders, an internationally-known old-time country quartet which, for years, toured the US and Europe.

But in December of 2011, the Wilders announced they were going on an indefinite hiatus. Ellis, however, is still going as strongly as ever. She stopped by KCUR this week to talk about her solo career, her new CD, and give us a live, in-studio performance.

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