Southern Sound Series: Jerry Douglas Band

Event Details

Date: January 15, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm—9:30 pm
Location: McCelvey Center

Event Description:

JANUARY 15, 2016 | 7:30 PM

World-renowned Dobro master Jerry Douglas is a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Americana Music Association, was named Musician of the Year three times by the Country Music Association, 11 times by the Academy of Country Music, and twice by the Americana Music Association; and was awarded a National Heritage Fellowship in 2004 from the National Endowment for The Arts for his artistic excellence and contribution to the nation's traditional arts.  The accolades go on with numerous International Bluegrass Music Association awards and 14 Grammy Awards. The 2015 Grammy award for Best Bluegrass Album went to the Earls of Leicester, a tribute band to legendary bluegrass artists Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, which was assembled, organized and produced by Jerry Douglas.

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