Thursday, 20 January 2011

IBMA's Leadership Bluegrass 2011 class announced

The IBMA has just announced the names of the twenty-five members of its Leadership Bluegrass class for 2011. This year the only member from outside the USA will be Angelika Torrie (left), chairperson of the EBMA. The course will be held in Nashville, TN, on 8-10 March 2011.

Other members who are well known to bluegrass enthusiasts in Europe are Greg Cahill, whose band Special Consensus is now on tour in Ireland and Britain and will be playing in Continental Europe in May; and Tom Nechville of Nechville Musical Products. The full list of class members of LBG 2011, together with other details of the course, can be seen here.