Caledonia String Band was formed by Marcia Winnard and Anne Nasrallah in 2009. Ben Wooded became the Band's Bassist in September of 2010.
Marcia Winnard was born in Newport, RI. She has lived in Wisconsin and Connecticut, and now lives in Jacksonville, Fl. Marcia was classically trained on the violin starting at age 9, has studied with the former Concert Master of the Jacksonville Symphony. She attended Jacksonville University where she studied voice.
Anne Nasrallah grew up in Boise, Idaho where she experienced Bluegrass, Country, and Basque Music, all over the Treasure Valley area while she studied classical viola. She is enjoying adding Celtic Music to her list of favorites.
Ben Wooded- Has lived in Jacksonville for many years and plays electric bass in a local church. Ben is dedicated to his wife and son, loves to play music, and has a great sense of humor. Ben is also an accomplished banjo player.