appalachian-appreciation: Charles Kinney (top), fiddle maker and player, and Noah Kinney (bottom), hub cap banjo player and maker. These brothers were folk artists and musicians who spent their lives creating and reveling in Appalachian culture in Kentucky. They died six months apart in 1991.
BLOG: Jean Ritchie, an accomplished balladeer and folklorist, passed away Monday at the age of 92. Today’s blog shares a bit about Ritchie and her work, including a 1976 recording from one of her concerts at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center. | Florida Memory