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Bruce Greene Kentucky Fiddle Music Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BCA 0090 SAA 090


One hundred seventy-four (174) audio field recordings (1970s-1990s) of interviews and performances that document the repertoire and playing styles of several dozen Kentucky fiddlers, mainly from the state's southern and southeastern regions.

Listen To Selected Performances


  • created: 1970-1990


Conditions Governing Access

Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.  A sampling of audio files may be heard online.  Listening/reference copies for select recordings are available for use in the Reading Room.

Conditions Governing Use

Researches must obtain permission from Bruce Greene prior to copying any portion or part of recordings in this collection.  When using significant amounts of information obtained from recordings in this collection for research or publication, credit to Bruce Green should be given as the source of the information.  All other federal copyright regulations apply.


6.00 Linear Feet

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Processing Information

The collection was arranged by Harry Rice, Sound Archivist.  The finding aid was created in 2015 by Harry Rice and Lori Myers-Steele, Collections Archivist.

Archon Finding Aid Title
Harry Rice and Lori Myers-Steele
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Berea College Special Collections and Archives Repository

Hutchins Library
100 Campus Drive
Berea Kentucky 40404 US