Ken Perlman has documented, and as a result helped shepherd the survival – and revival – of a fiddling tradition on Prince Edward Island in the Canadian Maritimes. That’s quite an accomplishment f
4:00pm May 11, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
3:00pm Jan 27, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
Alan Jabbour, the founding director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, played fiddle, documented traditions and mentored others.
3:07pm Aug 05, 2016Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week’s Across the Blue Ridge features a concert set and a visit with Sam Gleaves and Tyler Hughes, two of a new generation of roots musicians steeped in tradition and seeking new expressive pa