Smoak House Jam

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Description

sung with eefing, and played on banjo by Jim Smoak accompanied by Brain Allen on guitar Recorded 10-17-13 at Hutchins Library, Berea College, as part of Joe O'Connell's Sound Archives Fellowship presentation on his documentation of Jim Smoak's music career
Banjo player and songwriter Jim Smoak's 60-year career includes important contributions to early bluegrass music A peer of better-known musicians like Earl Scruggs and Don Reno, he belongs to the first generation of banjo players to bring three-finger style to national audiences

Date

10/17/13

Location

Type

Sound Music

Citation

Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College

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Date Digitized

2014

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