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Guitar Styles of the Bristol Sessions with Dr. Gregory Reisch

April 06, 2016 | 7 pm
Birthplace of Country Music Museum
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The Director of the Center for Popular Music at Middle Tennessee State University, Gregory Reish, Ph.D., will offer a lecture and demonstration on the guitar styles of musicians who recorded on the 1927 Bristol Sessions. The focus of this fascinating program will be on Mother Maybelle Carter’s fingerpicking style known as the “Carter Scratch,” and Alfred G. Karnes’ technique on the harp guitar, among others. Admission is free.