Music--Instruction and study.
Korean War, 1950-1953
United States. Marine Corps--Military life
Peace Corps (U.S.)--Philippines
Sound--Recording and reproducing
In this interview with Bluegrass musician Bill Clifton, Clifton discusses his beginnings in music, his time in the Marines and the Peace Corps, giving up his career in business to continue playing music, and his numerous tours across the world playing Bluegrass. He talks about being an unofficial Bluegrass ambassador, bringing Bluegrass music and musicians to foreign countries, as well as bringing musicians from those countries to America. Throughout the interview, he discusses many specific songs and albums he and other musicians recorded, the origins of these songs, and the importance of preserving traditional music.
William August Marburg (Bill Clifton)
Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys (Artist)
Monroe, Bill (Artist)
Bill Monroe (Artist)
Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys (Artist)
Carter, A. P. (Artist)
A. P. Carter (Artist)
Carter Family (Artist)
Clayton, Paul (Artist)
Paul Clayton (Artist)
The Beatles (Artist)
“Bill Clifton,” Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum, accessed June 1, 2023, https://nunncenter.net/bluegrass/items/show/5.