Ruth Hill, award-winning songwriter, singer, and storyteller, crafts honest songs with powerful imagery and beautiful melodies. Inspired by her deep New England roots, large working-class family and a wandering spirit that has taken her from Antarctica to Alaska, she sings from a place of depth and compassion that compels you to lean closer.

Grand Prize Winner of 19th Annual Great American Song Contest-2017!

Winner of the Maine Songwriter’s Association 2016 Song Contest!

Ruth’s latest CD, Reunion of Broken Parts, topped the Folk DJ charts for Jan, Feb and Mar of 2018!

Upcoming Shows

Ruth Hill

Date City Venue
01/05/19 Somerville, MA Center for Arts at the Armory Cafe
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $10 donation. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: (617) 718-2191. Address: 191 Highland Avenue. Venue phone: 617.718.2191. Somerville Songwriter Sessions: Ruth Hill,Stephanie Corby, and Beth DeSombre Great music, good food, free parking! Music starts at 7:30 with a half-hour open mike, and at 8 we start the main show. Each of the three performers does a 20-minute set, and then we have an intermission, and then we do another set in the round. Buy Tickets
02/13/19 - 02/17/19 Montreal, Quebec Folk Alliance International 2019 Conference
Time: 12:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages.
03/16/19 Limerick, ME Dragonfly Meadow Farm House Concert
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: $15 donation. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 31 Enterprise Rd. Venue phone: (207) 423-1656.

Past Shows

Ruth Hill

Date City Venue
11/13/18 Somerville, MA Center for Arts at the Armory Cafe
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 191 Highland Avenue. Venue phone: 617.718.2191. I am very excited to be sharing the stage with Matthew Michael & Christina Marie! You can find out more about them at: www.mmcm.band www.facebook.com/matthewandchristina
11/08/18 - 11/11/18 Stamford, CT NERFA Conference
Time: 12:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Guerrilla Showcases
08/18/18 Chesterville, Maine Chesterville Center Union Meeting House Concert Series
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: Borough Rd.
08/17/18 Brunswick, Maine Side Door Cafe
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 1 Middle St.
08/11/18 Phillips, Maine Phillips Area Community Center
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: $15.0. Address: 21 Depot St. Ruth Hill and Amanda Adams in Concert! Art Show at PACC from 10 to 3 that day, then a wine and cheese hour to meet the artists, including Ruth and Amanda, from 6 to 7 pm. Concert will start at 7pm. Show is from 7 – 9pm. $15 includes the reception and concert.
07/15/18 - 07/20/18 McCarthy, Alaska Wrangell Mountains Center (WMC)
Age restrictions: All Ages. Venue phone: (907) 554-4464. I will be teaching songwriting during this river trip in Alaska! The Wrangell Mountains Writing Workshop is pleased to partner with McCarthy River Tours & Outfitters to host an adventure in the fabulous Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.
07/06/18 Lowell, MA The Hearing Room
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $10 donation. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 119 Chelmsford St. Venue phone: (508) 304-4783. Ruth Hill and Dan and Faith – Songwriters in the Round presented by Mushroom Musicians
07/06/18 Lowell, MA The Hearing Room
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 119 Chelmsford St. Venue phone: (508) 304-4783.
06/15/18 Farmington, Maine North Church Concert Series
Time: 7:10pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 118 High St. Venue phone: 207-778-2006.
04/30/18 Chesterville, Maine Chesterville Center Union Meeting House Concert Series
Time: 8:15pm. Admission: $15.00. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: (207) 622-9575. Address: Borough Rd.
04/30/18 Hallowell, Maine Slates Concert Series
Time: 8:15pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 161 Water St.. Venue phone: (207) 622-9575. Come early and have a wonderful meal! You will need dinner reservations.
04/15/18 Millbury, MA La Rose House Concert
Time: 2:00pm. Box office: 802 338 7485. aRose House Concert in Belmont, MA  is hosting folk singer/songwriter Ruth Hill Sunday, April 15, 2018         2-5:00 PM      CONCERT 3-5:00PM $15 donation includes concert, beverages & snacks Limited seating, please purchase tickets by April 7th via PayPal or by check
03/04/18 Brunswick, ME Byrnes’ Irish Pub
Time: 6:10pm. Admission: $10.00. Age restrictions: No Minors. Box office: 207-729-9400. Address: 16 Station Ave.. Venue phone: 207-729-9400. Songwriter’s Open Mic Night!
03/01/18 Framingham, MA Amazing Things Art Center
Time: 8:10pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 160 Hollis St. Venue phone: (508) 405-2787.

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