The Petersens are an award-winning Americana/Roots family band known for their tight harmonies and warm sibling humor. Now in their 11th season of shows in Branson, MO, the band earned TripAdvisor’s rank of the #1 show in Branson in 2019 and 2020. The band includes the four Petersen siblings: violinist Katie, banjo player Ellen (an American Idol Top 48 Finalist), guitarist Matt, and mandolinist Julianne, their mother Karen on bass, and dobroist Emmett Franz.
The Petersens perform year-round in Branson, but also enjoy touring throughout the Midwest. Over the past five years, the band has performed internationally throughout Ireland, Canada, and Finland.
The family band has also earned a steadfast internet fan-base, with over 500,000 subscribers to their YouTube channel where they regularly post performances of original songs and covers in a variety of genres. Many of their music videos receive millions of views. For authentic, clean comedy and family values, you won’t find anyone better than The Petersens.