Essays by various authors detailing the richness of music that has emanated from Upper Cumberland region of Tennessee and Kentucky since the 1700's.At age eighty-five, Clyde Royce still played guitar and mandolin every day in his shoe repair shop behind his residence. His first guitar was bought by mail order through Sears-Roebuck and was likely a Silver Tone. Clyde Royce was born May 15, ... His father bought him a guitar when he was very young. He tells a story ... In those days most guitar players only knew three major chords. The pianist taughtanbsp;...
|Title||:||Grassroots Music in the Upper Cumberland|
|Author||:||William Lynwood Montell|
|Publisher||:||Univ. of Tennessee Press - 2006|