B La Fleck

B La Fleck

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. B la Anton Leo Fleck (born July 10, 1958) is an American banjo player. Widely acknowledged as one of the world's most innovative and technically proficient banjo players, he is best known for his work with the bands New Grass Revival and B la Fleck and the Flecktones. Fleck was born in New York City, New York, and is named after famous Hungarian composer B la Bart k, Austrian composer Anton Webern, and Czech composer Leo Jan ek. He was drawn to the banjo when he first heard Earl Scruggs play the theme song for the television show Beverly Hillbillies. He received his first banjo at age fifteen from his grandfather (1973). Later, Fleck enrolled in New York City's High School of Music and Art where he studied the French horn. He was a banjo student under Tony Trischka.show more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Junct
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135935062
  • 9786135935066