Curly Seckler

Title

Curly Seckler

Subject

Records.
Music business
Musical instruments.
Radio programs.
Radio stations.
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass music.
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups.
Musical performance
Music--Performance.
Sound recordings.
Sound studios
Sound--Recording and reproducing

Description

In this interview, Curly Seckler displays photographs from his (at the time) 70-year career in Bluegrass music. He talks about the many bands he worked with over the years including the Yodeling Rangers, Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys, and the Nashville Grass, among others. He talks about various musicians who came and went in those bands and discusses their musical styles and abilities. He tells stories about recording albums, touring, and playing shows.

Format

video

Identifier

2017oh191_ibmm015

Interviewee

Curly Seckler

Interview Keyword

Yodeling Rangers (Artist)
Monroe, Charlie (Artist)
Charlie Monroe (Artist)
Trail Riders (Artist)
Mandolins
Mandolin players
Charlie Monroe & the Kentucky Pardners (Artist)
Charlie Monroe and the Kentucky Pardners (Artist)
Hoke Jenkins & the Smokey Mountaineers (Artist)
Hoke Jenkins and the Smokey Mountaineers (Artist)
Jim McReynolds (Artist)
Jesse McReynolds (Artist)
McReynolds, Jim (Artist)
McReynolds, Jesse (Artist)
Sauceman Brothers (Artist)
Flatt and Scruggs (Artist)
Flatt & Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys (Artist)
Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys (Artist)
Green Valley Boys (Artist)
Stanley, Carter (Artist)
Carter Stanley (Artist)
Stanley, Ralph (Artist)
Ralph Stanley (Artist)
The Stanley Brothers and the Clinch Mountain Boys (Artist)
Stanley Brothers and the Clinch Mountain Boys, the (Artist)
Flatt, Lester (Artist)
Lester Flatt (Artist)
Scruggs, Earl (Artist)
Earl Scruggs (Artist)
Lester Flatt & the Nashville Grass (Artist)
Lester Flatt and the Nashville Grass (Artist)
Music recording
Au

Files

seckler1_Still013.jpg


Citation

“Curly Seckler,” Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum, accessed May 24, 2019, https://nunncenter.net/bluegrass/items/show/10.