Description: 90-year-old Dennis McGee, vocal and fiddle, performs "Two Step De Eunice" at home in Eunice, Louisiana — a song he first recorded with Amédé Ardoin in 1929. Shot by Alan Lomax and crew in August 1983.
About the session: Cloggers and buck dancers; bluegrass and string bands; white gospel groups; stories, folktales, and ballads from coal miners, tobacco farmers, and former bootleggers, filmed in Virginia, Tennessee, and Kentucky. Performers include Ray Hicks, Nimrod Workman, Tommy Jarrell, and Raymond Fairchild, the man reputed to be the fastest banjo player in the world.
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