Far down a country road, the sweet sounds of a fiddle ring out across the countryside as dusk settles in Angelina County.

The cows have become accustomed to their nightly concert on the evenings they’re shepherded to this fence atop a small hill. Heather Hughes perches herself on a stone bench or sometimes stands near a birdbath, watching the cows’ soft ears prick forward as she practices her favorite songs.

Jess Huff’s email address is jess.huff@lufkindailynews.com.