Folksinger song-writer Ruth Hill has roots that run deep in the hills of New England. One of 10 children, she grew up in New Hampshire and started singing with her older brother and sister at church and community events when she was six years old. A musical storyteller, inspired by the gritty joy of growing up in a large, working-class family, and a wandering spirit that’s taken her to both poles of the globe, she writes songs about real people, her reflections on the sweetness and sorrow of the world around her. She accompanies herself expressively on guitar and banjo, but it’s when she opens her heart and sings from a place of depth and compassion that you are compelled to lean in closer. Her songs are a feather in the wind, a mason jar of moonshine, a spin on the Tilt-a-Whirl–exciting your imagination and opening the doors to your own heart.

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

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

Upcoming Shows

Date City Venue
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.
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. Buy Tickets
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.
08/17/18 Brunswick, Maine Side Door Cafe
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 1 Middle St.
08/18/18 Chesterville, Maine Chesterville Center Union Meeting House Concert Series
Time: 7:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: Borough Rd.

Past Shows

Date City Venue
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 Related post.
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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