Tag: Lynn Morris

Lynn Morris wins DCBU Award

| February 6, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Lynn Morris, a national champion banjo player and award-winning vocalist, is this year’s winner of the Washington Monument Award, presented by the D.C. Bluegrass Union. Lynn is best known as the leader of the Lynn Morris Band and as a first-rate vocalist. She was once […]

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Bé Holdtman passes

| December 10, 2012 | 1 Comment
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This remembrance of a prominent figure in the Dutch bluegrass community is a contribution from Pieter Groenveld. Bé Holdtman: 1943 – 2012 I’m very sorry to report that one of the most productive bluegrass concert organizers in Holland, Bé Holdtman passed away on December 8, after […]

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On This Day #1

| October 8, 2011 | 6 Comments
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We are fortunate that Richard F. Thompson has agreed to continue his look at the history of bluegrass with an ongoing series of occasional pieces entitled, On This Day. On this day in 1948 ….. Lynn Morris was born. A music lover from an early […]

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A triumphant return for Lynn Morris

| May 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Yesterday, Lynn Morris demonstrated the indomitable nature of the human spirit when she returned to the stage after an eight year absence at the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival in Winchester, VA. Just as she was enjoying her greatest success as s singer, recording artist and […]

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Lynn Morris band reunion in April

| February 14, 2011 | 2 Comments

Wonderful news – Lynn Morris will perform at the 2011 Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival this Spring! A very special, one-time reunion of The Lynn Morris Band has been arranged for Sunday, May 1, the final day of the festival. She will be joined on stage […]

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A chat with Lynn Morris

| November 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

This afternoon, I had a lovely chat with Lynn Morris and Marshall Wilborn. Longtime bluegrass fans are well familiar with Lynn’s many years as a performer, bandleader and friend to our music, and we all felt a great loss when she suffered a stroke in […]

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A chat with Lynn Morris

| October 28, 2009 | 4 Comments

This afternoon, I had a lovely chat with Lynn Morris and Marshall Wilborn. Longtime bluegrass fans are well familiar with Lynn’s many years as a performer, bandleader and friend to our music, and we all felt a great loss when she suffered a stroke in […]

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Lynn Morris at SPBGMA

| March 8, 2006

The Lynn Morris Band website has some photos of Lynn at last month’s SPBGMA Convention in Nashville, where she both performed with the band and accepted the 2006 Grand Masters Gold Award. This award is given to artists who have won any award from SPBGMA […]

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