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On Being: Truth, Beauty, Banjo

Posted on 27th Nov 2016
Categories: Press

On Being is a Peabody Award-winning public radio conversation and podcast, a Webby Award-winning website and online exploration, a publisher and public event convener. Today theyre-aired their convers...
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TED Feature | From Appalachia to China and Back Again: Catching Up With Abigail Washburn

Posted on 7th Apr 2016
Categories: Press

From Appalachia to China and Back Again: Catching Up With Abigail Washburn The Grammy-winning clawhammer banjo player and singer discusses her groundbreaking blend of Mandarin and early-American ...
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Article by the Asia Society

Posted on 17th Feb 2016
Categories: Press

The Asia Societywrote this very sweet article - "The Surprising China Roots of Grammy Winner Abigail Washburn". View the original article here. The Surprising China Roots of Grammy Winner Abiga...
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CBS News | Banjo players Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn: In Tune

Posted on 22nd Mar 2015
Categories: Press

Banjo players Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn: In Tune Charles Osgood reports. Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn are partners on stage and off -- husband and wife, entwined in li...
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NPR Article | Tiny Desk Concert

Posted on 3rd Jan 2011
Categories: Press

Abigail Washburn's music career, now 10 years old, had an unlikely start. Washburn had plans to study law at Beijing University in China. She'd also recently bought a banjo — she wanted to...
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