Songwriter, Dancer, Educator, Activist

God, that girl can sing.”

— Doc Watson

Carla Gover is a flatfoot dancer and clogger, a banjo player, a singer-songwriter, and educator, and a community organizer. She is an eighth-generation Kentuckian who hails from a small coal town in Eastern Kentucky, and her rural sensibilities permeate the work that she does and the art that she creates.  

She is the artistic director for the Appalachian/Latinx collective Cornbread & Tortillas and also performs with CornMaiz String Band and Zoe Speaks original roots music band. She offers residencies, workshops, and educational outreach to schools and universities, as well as private instruction.  

Carla is offering a range of choice for online instruction during this season of event cancellation and uncertainty.