Bela Fleck - Quotes

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They think the banjo can only be happy, but that's not true.

They think the banjo can only be happy, but that's not true.

I think it is very ironic that most people think that the banjo is a southern white instrument. It came from Africa and even for the first years that white people played banjo they would put on blackface. ---->>>

I always try to work with people who are better than me, so I can learn more. ---->>>

My most powerful memory was hearing Earl Scruggs on 'The Beverly Hillbillies' as a 5 or 6 year old. That sound just blew me away, shook my head up. ---->>>

I think the Flecktones are a mixture of acoustic and electronic music with a lot of roots in folk and bluegrass as well as funk and jazz. ---->>>

So it doesn't have to be happy music to be inspiring.

So it doesn't have to be happy music to be inspiring.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-10, 1958
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Occupation: Musician

Béla Anton Leoš Fleck (born July 10, 1958) is an American banjo player. An innovative and technically proficient banjo player, he is best known for his work with the bands New Grass Revival and Béla Fleck and the Flecktones.(wikipedia)