Bluegrass Music Profiles - Sept/Oct 2011 bluegrass Music Profiles. 62 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.77770368).
The Bill Monroe Tribute Issue - What better way to celebrate the legacy of the Father of Bluegrass Music by offering you 40 Blue Grass Boys and their personal memories of Bill Monroe. Mr. Monroe pioneered a new style of music in America. A true innovator of bluegrass music, the singer/songwriter/mandolin player/bandleader continued to fine tune his creation during six decades of performing. Composing bluegrass gems like Blue Moon of Kentucky and Uncle Pen, Monroe's music also influenced a wide range of artists in other genres.