Friday, 24 January 2014

Britain, Canada represented in Leadership Bluegrass 2014

The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the names of the twenty-six people who will be members of the 15th Leadership Bluegrass class, meeting in Nashville, TN, two months from now (20-22 March 2014).

This year's class includes two members from outside the United States: Anna Sommerville of the Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; and Seamus Brady of the capo-manufacturing company G7th Ltd, based in Peterborough, England.

You can read the complete list of participants, together with more details of this year's class and the LBG project, in the IBMA press release. A feature on LBG 2014 has also appeared on Bluegrass Today.