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Music of the Ozarks: List of Musicians

A guide to research materials and special collections (including the Max Hunter Collection and the Gordon McCann Collection) available at the Missouri State University library

Ozarks Fiddlers

Bill Driver (December 8, 1881 - December 6, 1986)

Art Galbraith (April 17, 1909 - January 3, 1993)

Jimmy Gage (December 16,1920 - July 1,1990)

Violet Hensley (b. October 21, 1916)

June Herndon (December 28, 1925 - February 29, 2008)

Bob Holt (November 25, 1930 - March 19, 2004)

Vee Latty (February 11, 1900 -  May 8,1957)

Absie Morrison (November 12, 1876 - May 31, 1964)

Glen Rickman (June 14, 1901 - September 2, 1982)

Lonnie Robertson (January 8, 1908 - February 19, 1981)

Lee Stoneking (April 15, 1907 - December 30,1989)

Fred Stoneking (May 18, 1933 - October 5, 2009)

Emanuel Wood (March 15, 1900 - October 10, 1981)

 

Other Regional Musicians

Jimmy Driftwood (June 20, 1907 - July 12, 1998)

Ronnie Hawkins (b. January 10, 1935)

Glenn Ohrlin (October 26, 1926 - February 9, 2015)

Almeda Riddle (November 21, 1898 - June 30, 1986)

Bob Wills (March 6, 1905 - May 13,1975)