“Fritz Schuler is a keeper of the Flame. He Picks Guitar and banjo and sings the old songs with finesse, exactitude and loving dedication. If you want to hear this music done the way it should be done-
"When Fritz Schuler plays an Old Time banjo tune or sings a long forgotten folksong or wraps his fingers around his guitar to coax out the blues, it comes not only from a man who knows the music but from one who loves it. Listening to Fritz is always a pleasure"
Sing Out! Magazine Columnist
"Being Wisconsin's Walking Folk Encyclopedia is probably the least you've done.. As a performer, I appreciate your commitment to the continued performance of traditional music and especially of an informed and educated performance. Your talents and abilities are obvious; it is your affection and respect for traditional music that makes your performances so compelling to me.”
founder of Wisconsin Public Radio's Simply Folk
"It was Fascinating seeing and hearing him play..there is no doubt he knows a bunch of plucked stringed instruments, can tell about their history and play them nimbly. Schuler sat in a chair with the body of the banjo held in the angle of his crossed right leg-
Green Bay Press-
"One of the most versatile performers of American Folk Music in the Midwest. He puts the lie to the old cliche: he's something of a jack-
Bill Rintz, host of "Folk Festival" on Springfield , Illinois NPR Radio Station WUIS
Fritz is available for concerts, educational presentations and workshops for Schools, Libraries, coffeehouses and many other social events and may be contacted at
GOLDEN RING MUSIC & FOLKLORE CENTER
PO BOX 725
MANITOWOC, WI 54221
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