Bill Monroe - Quotes

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Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.

Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.

I'm a farmer with a mandolin and a high tenor voice. ---->>>

Bluegrass is wonderful music. I'm glad I originated it. ---->>>

Practice every time you get a chance. ---->>>

I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn't want to copy anybody. ---->>>

Country music belongs to America. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 09-13, 1911
Birthplace:
Die: 09-09, 1996
Occupation: Musician
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William Smith "Bill" Monroe (; September 13, 1911 – September 9, 1996) was an American mandolinist, singer, and songwriter who created the style of music known as bluegrass. Because of this he is commonly referred to as the "Father of Bluegrass". The genre takes its name from his band, the Blue Grass Boys, named for Monroe's home state of Kentucky (wikipedia)