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Nov 21, 2021 - 2:04:26 PM
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2397 posts since 2/2/2008

Someone posted this on Facebook. Four hours of the 1986 Galax Fiddlers Convention.

Though I've never been to Galax, I did see, in the first hour, a few people who I've had the opportunity to play with over the years (times are close).
Drew Smith, autoharp, When You and I Were Young Maggie, 13'30"
Judy Jones, clawhammer banjo, Saint Anne's Reel, 25'16"
Alan Freeman, lap dulcimer, Alabama Jubilee, 35'30"

Another day, I'll do another hour.

Edited by - carlb on 11/21/2021 14:07:01

Nov 21, 2021 - 6:55:16 PM

12702 posts since 9/23/2009

Oh boy...have to plug in the ol' Chrome Book and find some good watchin' time for that.

Nov 22, 2021 - 7:41:50 AM

5652 posts since 9/26/2008

Much of the rest of that video is flat footing and bluegrass band competitions.

Oh, at about the 2hr 30 mark it appears to be string bands, at least I'm hearing clawhammer and fiddle tunes. 

Edited by - ChickenMan on 11/22/2021 07:47:43

Nov 22, 2021 - 8:15:57 AM

5652 posts since 9/26/2008

I spy what appears to be a young Mark Campbell at around 3h 42m mark.

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