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Folk and Music Festivals

The Berea Sound Archives collections document audio recordings of folk and music festivals directed at celebrating and preserving traditional vernacular American culture. They also promote newer tradition-based forms, such as Bluegrass, newgrass, and cont

Audio Highlight

Sam Bush - Warren County, Kentucky
"Foster's Reel"
1969 National Oldtime Fiddlers' Contest, Weiser, ID


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