This class of active listening and discussion will trace the roots of the music through classic recordings from the 1930s to the present.
Bill Monroe took string band dance music, blues, jazz and Scots/Irish/English folksongs and mashed them together to create the distinctly American genre of Bluegrass. This class of active listening, viewing performances and discussion will trace the roots of the music through classic recordings from the 1930s to the present. Instructor/musician Randy Barrett is the president of the Bluegrass Country Foundation, the nonprofit organization that provides financial and administrative support to Bluegrass Country Radio. www.bluegrasscountry.org A member of the foundation board since its establishment, Barrett’s involvement in bluegrass music reaches back more than 40 years. Bluegrass is always evolving. Come hear and see.