Browse Collections (54 total)

Bruce Greene Kentucky Fiddle Music

One hundred seventy-four (174) audio field recordings (1970s-1990s) of interviews and performances that document the repertoire and playing styles of…

Buell Kazee

These are correspondence, publications, interviews, photographs, and sound recordings that document the career, repertoire, musical talents, religious…

Cash Gospel Quartet

This collection documents the radio performing career of theCashQuartetfrom Rockcastle County, Kentucky during the 1950-1960s. The collection consists…

Celebration of Traditional Music

Records document the programming and historyoftheCelebrationofTraditionalmusic. Collection includes brochures, print materials, and event posters.See…

Curley Collins

The Curley Collins collection documents the musician's career with news clippings, radio station program listings, and advertisements; photographs;…

Dewey Shepherd

This collection consists of audio cassette recordings of interviews with Dewey Shepherd and of his singing and fiddling performances made in 1993.…

Disputanta Oral History

These are audio recorded interviews that document thehistoryof theDisputantacommunity in northern Rockcastle County, Kentucky. Also included in the…

Doc Roberts Papers

Papers of Fiddlin' Doc Roberts (b. 1897, d. 1978), a fiddler born in Madison County, Kentucky; among the state's first traditional musicians to be…

Ed Ward

Ed Ward was a private record and tape collector, poet, prose writer, and community historian who lived at Bledsoe in Harlan County, Kentucky. The…

Elijah Hill Fiddle Tunes

This collection consists of early 1960s home recordings of fiddle tunes played by Elijah Hill. They were provided in 2008 by his granddaughter Anne…