Wintergrass 2009 is going to be featuring a few bluegrass films as part of its workshops on Friday and Saturday.
The first film is a about The King of Bluegrass-Jimmy Martin. Jimmy Martin had a long career starting with Bill Monroe & The Bluegrass Boys and continued for many years with his own band The Sunny Mountain Boys. A talented singer,songwriter and band leader.
The second film is about the Goins Brothers. The Goins Brothers were early pioneers of bluegrass as members of the Lonesome Pine Fiddlers.
There will also be a Meet The Film Maker workshop with Joe Weed. Joe’s film is “The Waltz to Westphalia”, a film about the way the song the Westphalia Waltz evolved from a Polish folk tune to a classic fiddle tune.
Check out the workshop schedule for times and location of these showings.