Barn Dances & Jamborees Across Kentucky by J.D. Wilkes,John Cohen

By J.D. Wilkes,John Cohen

Kentuckians were donning out shoe leather-based at casual jamborees because the country was once settled over 200 years in the past. Tadpole's Dew Drop lodge performed host to a few fifteen hundred musical shindigs in its time as a mecca of Marshall County track. A Rosine barn dance gave bluegrass founder invoice Monroe his begin, and one other fosters new musical expertise at its weekly get-togethers. Clawhammer banjo gamers, Appalachian cloggers and sq. dance callers from Possum Trot to Rabbit Hash have a good time the original musical tradition of Kentucky. sign up for Grammy-nominated soundtrack artist J.D. Wilkes as he waltzes round the Bluegrass, trying to find oprys, socials, porch pickins and barn dances in each holler.

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