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Country Music: Bluegrass

An overview of country music resources in the music library and on the web


NOTE: The following list of bluegrass artists is neither exhaustive nor definitive. It is designed to provide a small sampling of artists who have achieved recognition and exerted influence in the subgenre of bluegrass.

Bill Monroe
Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs
Stanley Brothers
Reno and Smiley
Osborne Brothers
Jim and Jesse
Jimmy Martin
Mac Wiseman
J.D. Crowe
Del McCoury
Seldom Scene
New Grass Revival
Tony Rice
Alison Krauss and Union Station

In addition to our many albums by the above and other bluegrass artists, the Music Library's collection also holds a number of compilation discs containing important tracks by influential acts. A few of those are included in the list of recordings at the right.


Albums and Books

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