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Bela Fleck

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Béla Anton Leos Fleck, 10 July 1958, New York City, New York, USA. Fleck and his Flecktones have been credited with expanding the parameters of the banjo by combining ...

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Fleck Bela

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 599 words.

b. Béla Anton Leos Fleck, 10 July 1958, New York City, New York, USA. Fleck and his Flecktones have been

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Bela Fleck

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Béla Anton Leos Fleck, 10 July 1958, New York City, New York, USA. Fleck and his Flecktones have been credited with expanding the parameters of the banjo by combining ...

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Greatest Hits Of The 20th Century (Fleck, Bela, And The Flecktones album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Beyond the droll title there indeed lies some of the finest material these jazz-bluegrass players have recorded. This compilation documents the Bela Fleck & The Flecktones from their start...

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Fleck, Béla (<i>born</i> 1958), banjoist

Mark Gilbert.

in Grove Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 366 words.

(b New York, 10 July 1958). American banjoist. Inspired by the theme from the television show “The Beverley Hillbillies,” he took up banjo at the age of 15, and tried to get from it the...

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Left Of Cool (Fleck, Bela, & The Flecktones album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Left Of Cool opens with the frantic funk-out entitled, ‘Throwdown At The Hoedown’, an instrumental replete with foreboding melodies and wildly fast bursts of banjo- and...

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Fleck, Bela, & The Flecktones - Left Of Cool

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 105 words.

Left Of Cool opens with the frantic funk-out entitled, ‘Throwdown At The Hoedown’, an instrumental replete with foreboding melodies and

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Fleck, Béla (Anton Leoš) (10 July 1958)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 467 words.

As the world's leading exponent of the banjo, Fleck has far surpassed the fame of any other player since Earl

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Fleck, Bela, And The Flecktones - Greatest Hits Of The 20th Century

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 190 words.

Beyond the droll title there indeed lies some of the finest material these jazz-bluegrass players have recorded. This compilation documents

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Douglas, Jerry - Restless On The Farm

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 220 words.

Like Bela Fleck and Mark O’Connor, Jerry Douglas is a grassroots instrumentalist of undeniable prowess. A master of the dobro

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Restless On The Farm (Jerry Douglas album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Like Bela Fleck and Mark O’Connor, Jerry Douglas is a grassroots instrumentalist of undeniable prowess. A master of the dobro and lap steel guitar, Douglas is one of the most ...

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Cinematic Journeys to the Source

Lisa Osunleti Beckley-Roberts.

in The Oxford Handbook of Musical Repatriation

P ublished online November 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 7346 words.

“Cinematic Journeys to the Source: Music Repatriation to Africa in Film” critically explores four documentary films that feature the repatriation of a musician or group of musicians to...

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