Galax, Virginia Old Fiddler's Convention

Galax, Virginia Old Fiddler's Convention

produced by Lisa Chiera, fl. 1962 (Folkways Records, 1964), 45 mins

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Field of Interest
World Music
Description
Held since 1935, the Old Fiddlers' Convention is a southwestern Virginia tradition and a prime destination for old time and bluegrass musicians and fans. This recording was made at the festival from 1960 through 1963, and the tracks included are representative of the skill and spontaneity heard on the Galax stage.
Content Type
Music recording
Duration
45 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Old Time
Label
Folkways Records
Producer
Lisa Chiera, fl. 1962
Release Date
1964
Subject
World Music, American Music, Music & Performing Arts, American Studies, United States and Canada, Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá, United States
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Estados Unidos y Canadá, Estados Unidos e Canadá

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