Dion connects with crowds of all types, and works feverishly, through His performances, to win over crowds of all ages. Dion Pride is the son of legendary Country Music Hall of Famer, Charley Pride. Dion is also a songwriter and multi-talented Instrumentalist. He plays guitar, piano, drums and bass. At fourteen, he was performing. One of his songs titled “I Miss My Home” was recorded by his father and released on Charley Pride’s “Choices” album in 2011.
Dion played lead guitar and keyboards for his father and opened his father’s show for 5 years. While touring with Charlie Pride, Dion began to incorporate some of his own material. The audiences were so responsive that Dion decided to go out on his own and has not looked back.
Dion Pride will perform at the Dauphin County Music & Wine Festival on Sunday, June 9 at Fort Hunter Park. Tickets for the entire event are just $35 in advance.
Michelle K. McKeown
Asst. Program Director