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Meet the Spellers: Larry Wilder, Musician and National Yodeling Champion

January 19, 2016

Larry WilderLarry Wilder entertains a wide variety of audiences with his banjo, guitar and vocals. He also delights audiences with virtuoso yodeling that shows why he was named National Yodeling Champion in 2008.

Larry has performed 2000 shows on national and international stages, bringing his heart and passion for Americana music directly to his audiences through stellar musical performances intertwined with the compelling stories behind the artists and songs. His original songs reach into the soul of his Americana roots and connect strongly with his enthusiastic fans. Larry’s dynamic and upbeat personality keeps the show moving and the people involved.

Larry’s stellar yodeling is to be honored on a stamp, to be issued on August 8, 2020, the U.S.’s tenth International Yodeling Day.

“Nothing makes me happier than old-fashioned community singing like folks used to do. I love to hear people sing as we allow the great songs of Americana to touch our hearts,” Larry says.

Meet the Celebrities!

January 12, 2016

Prepare to be entertained by our talented Celebrity Spellers and Celebrity Officials for the Schoolhouse Supplies Celebrity Spelling Bee, presented by Fred Meyer, on Thursday February 11, 2016. Celebrity Spelling Bee Officials 2016 Judges Drew Carney – TV Personality, KGW… Read more »