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Mike Marshall and the Turtle Island Quartet
When it comes to adventurous modern string music, mandolinist Mike Marshall has all the right credentials.
B la Fleck and Abigail Washburn Explore New Frontiers Together
Banjoist BA©la Fleck has created more music in more contexts than most any instrumentalist in recent memory: redefining bluegrass with the New Grass Revival; breaking new ground in fusion with the Flecktones; writing classical pieces for symphony; playing jazz, Indian, and African music with luminaries of each style.
Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn tour with banjos and baby
Remember the old adage about what happens to the family that plays together? Bla Fleck and Abigail Washburn certainly do.
Grammy Award-winning violinist visits for classes and concert
Composer/violinist Mark O'Connor carries the rich history of American music with him everywhere he goes -- literally.
Nickel Creek to Get Together for Reunion Album and Tour
The news about one of America's favorite bluegrass bands, the Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum selling trio Nickel Creek, comprised of Chris Thile , and siblings Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins , are getting together for a "reunion" project and tour has the community hopping with excitement.