“John Mailander’s music sits squarely at the intersection between taste and skill. His musical abilities are surpassed only by the incredible heart in his playing.” - Joe Newberry
Acclaimed multi-instrumentalist John Mailander moves listeners in concert halls, festivals, and music camps at home and abroad. A sought-after performer, teacher and recording artist, John is known for his deeply rooted voice on the fiddle, mandolin, and other stringed instruments. John is a current member of Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers. He has toured and performed with some of the greatest names in the acoustic music world and beyond, and was the featured fiddler for Steve Martin & Edie Brickell's musical, Bright Star, for its debut run in Poughkeepsie, New York.
Now based in Nashville, TN, John is an in-demand session musician. His debut solo album, Walking Distance, featuring an all-star cast of improvisational musicians from the New England music scene, was released in 2014 to critical acclaim. John’s latest album of original music, Forecast, was released in January 2019 in collaboration with Nine Athens Music. Check it out here!