"Music that captures the spirit of the West"
Open Range is the duo of Ric Steinke & Linda Hausler, from the wide open spaces of the Shields Valley in Montana. 

“Whatever it was that brought Ric & Linda together as a duo,no one can deny that it was absolutely meant to be.”  American Western Magazine - Taylor Fogarty

Awards and nominations:

2014 Top Nominee, Best Western Duo/Group, WMA
2013 Top Nominee, Best Western Duo/Group, WMA
2011 Top Nominee, Outstanding Instrumentalist, WMA
2010 Best of the Best Harmony Award, Western Music Association
2010 Top 5 Nominee, Best Western Duo, WMA
2009 Top 5 Nominee, Best Western Swing Group, WMA
2008 Marilyn Tuttle Harmony Award, WMA
2005 Best New Original Dance Tune, United Country Western Dance Council

Previous events

Boulder Music & Art Festival

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Veterans Park, Main Street, Boulder, MT

Two days of music, Open Range (with Ric, Linda, Dean Anderson, Ron Schimpf, and Josh Poole) will be featured on Saturday, 4:30-5:45, and Ric will also be sitting in on pedal steel with the Band of Drifters on Sunday at 3. For the full schedule see: https://www.bouldermtchamber.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/MUSIC-SCHEDULE-2018.pdf

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