Asheville Acoustic Duo
Tim McWilliams & Nick Dauphinais
Tim McWilliams and Nick Dauphanais bring the musical traditions of the Appalachian Mountains to your Asheville area wedding. Available for the cocktail hour and wedding, Tim and Nick provide an ambience of time-honored music, creating a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere as guests gather in celebration of your perfect wedding day in this beautiful mountain location.
Nick Dauphinais has performed and recorded with the Larry Stephenson Band, Roland White, the Mountain Faith Band, Grammy winners Jim Lauderdale and Bobby Hicks, and given thousands of performances —from storied venues like the Grand Ole Opry, MerleFest, and the Station Inn to Atlanta Falcons games, the Charlotte Motor Speedway, Atlanta United Soccer games, and even Super Bowl LI.
Tim McWilliams is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and singer, dedicated to the diverse roots music traditions of Western North Carolina. Notable achievements include: receiving an endorsement by Larrivee Guitars, performing more than 1,000 shows on stages throughout the greater Southeast, and performing at many iconic regional festivals, such as MerleFest, LEAF, Fall for Greenville, and the Downtown Asheville Independence Day Celebration. In 2021, Tim received an "In These Mountains" Apprenticeship grant from the North Carolina Arts Council to study under the renowned Madison County musician, Josh Goforth.