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Banjo Music by Kentucky County: Berea Sound Archives

A useful perspective from which to explore a large portion of the Berea Sound Archives banjo music recordings.

Banjo Music by Kentucky County

The Kentucky banjo music preserved in the Berea Sound Archives is largely in the form of festival performances such as those from Berea’s Celebration of Traditional Music and field recordings made by such musician-researchers as Bruce Greene, Steve Green, John Harrod, Barbara Kunkle, Steve Rice, and Jeff Titon.

Map of Kentucky Counties

In the list below, click on the county name for banjo performances available in the Berea Sound Archive. 

Thirty-nine of Kentucky’s 120 counties (in red) are represented thus far.


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Contact the Berea Sound Archives

Harry Rice, Sound Archivist