Ginger Ackley's Music

Lark of the Clans... Celtic with a twist!


view:  full / summary

Wee Folk Stomp is Here!!!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on February 16, 2019 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (70)

I am SO excited to announce the arrival of my newest Album - Wee Folk Stomp!

It all started a couple of years ago when the Child Goddess tapped me on the shoulder and started singing songs for children to me.  That's also when She started bringing out my inner Pixie!


Read Full Post »

There's A New Pixie In Town!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on April 16, 2018 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (3)

Let's give a big welcome to Posie the Flower Pixie!

She's my festival alter ego who loves to interact with the younger folks.  I've written lots of music for her to share so keep a watch out for a NEW ALBUM called "Wee Folk Stomp" and an ultra cool ly...
Read Full Post »

Vote For Me Please!!!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on March 3, 2018 at 12:10 PM Comments comments (2)

The IPMA has nominated me as Best Female Vocalist of 2018!

What an honor! I’m already scheduled to play at the Awards Ceremony in San Francisco in August and I really would like to that that crystal star home with me! But I can only win if YOU vot...

Read Full Post »

I Have A Newsletter!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on April 17, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (3)

I've started writing a newsletter for you and the other folk that have expresssed an interest in me and what's happening with my music.  

The issues will all be available from the menu here if you click on ...

Read Full Post »

"Elf King's Horn" and ME Nominated for Awards!!!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on February 18, 2017 at 11:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Wow!  I am so excited and very deeply proud and honored about this!  A huge amount of thanks to Brian Henke who produced the album and Jay Bentoff who was the most excellent engineer!!!

I have received a nomination ...

Read Full Post »

Playing at the Woodchoppers Ball 2016!!!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on December 16, 2016 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)

This was a banner night for me!  I was invited to accompany Brian Henke AND the inimitable Michael Kelsey during the Woodchoppers Ball!  So many of my friends play at this incredible benefit for the homeless in Ohio.  I was so proud to be part of this - as you can see from my face.  Pat...

Read Full Post »

Stunning Review for Elf King's Horn!!!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on January 26, 2016 at 12:35 PM Comments comments (0)

My friends, I just received this beautifully written review of my new album from Nan Bovington writing for Autoharp Quarterly!  It should be included in the Spring 2016 issue...  so be sure and grab a copy!   Here is what Nan sent me:


Read Full Post »

Back Home and DRY!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on June 19, 2015 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Brian Henke and I are back home and drying out from the PSG festival in Illinois.  We were supposed to be there till June 21 but the rains came and the rivers and creeks flooded and the whole festival was evacuated out!  

Now, just before we left for Illinois, the shipment of new CDs arrived!  Wow...

Read Full Post »

I Am Receiving an Award for the Arts!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on May 18, 2015 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)

  Wow!  This was such a lovely surprise!  In September, I will receive an award recognizing my participation in the Arts for Stark County!  I feel very proud to be honored this way and I hope I can help folks see more of all the great talent and creativity that is all around us!   


Read Full Post »

Busy Days.... and Waiting is Hard!

Posted by Ginger Ackley on May 17, 2015 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Euclid City Limits was wonderful...  I love playing there!  Steve Szabo caught some wonderful photos of both Brian Henke and myself!  What an artist he is!

I've included a few of those photos in the video I just uploaded for another track from the new CD.  It will be the very first track and sets the tone for the whole album - "Fairy Tale"!   

Here is a link to it on YouTube:  

Read Full Post »