Barn Dances & Jamborees Across Kentucky by J.D. Wilkes Paperback(2013 History Press)

9781626192683.png
barndance back co.png
9781626192683.png
barndance back co.png

Barn Dances & Jamborees Across Kentucky by J.D. Wilkes Paperback(2013 History Press)

19.99

Kentuckians have been wearing out shoe leather at informal jamborees since the state was settled over two hundred years ago. Tadpole's Dew Drop Inn played host to some fifteen hundred musical shindigs in its time as a mecca of Marshall County music. A Rosine barn dance gave bluegrass founder Bill Monroe his start, and another fosters new musical talent at its weekly get-togethers. Clawhammer banjo players, Appalachian cloggers and square dance callers from Possum Trot to Rabbit Hash celebrate the unique musical culture of Kentucky. Join Grammy-nominated soundtrack artist J.D. Wilkes as he waltzes around the Bluegrass, looking for oprys, socials, porch pickins and barn dances in every holler.

Add To Cart