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Lee Bidgood

East Tennessee State University
Lee's research on Czech bluegrass has been supported by two Fulbright grants, and inspired documentary film Banjo Romantika (Lange, 2015) and book Czech Bluegrass: Notes From the Heart of Europe (Illinois, 2017). An early member of the Steep Canyon Rangers, he performs these days on fiddle, mandolin, viola, and viol whenever possible. As associate professor at East Tennessee State University he teaches Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music, ethnomusicology, and leads a mandolin orchestra.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, September 26

1:30pm EDT