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World-class fiddler Michael Cleveland leads a hot pickup jam on the Marriott Hotel lobby's handicap-access ramp -- which has absolutely perfect acoustics. David Menconi dmenconi@newsobserver.com
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Molly Tuttle and her band jam at IBMA 2:06

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Bluegrass Festival 2017: Raleigh's streets and venues filled with record crowds and fabulous music 2:46

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Sierra Hull plays 'A Little Too Far' at Wide Open Bluegrass' 3:13

Sierra Hull plays 'A Little Too Far" at Wide Open Bluegrass'

Molly Tuttle plays clawhammer guitar at Wide Open Bluegrass 2:55

Molly Tuttle plays clawhammer guitar at Wide Open Bluegrass

Giving the visually impaired the full bluegrass experience 1:11

Giving the visually impaired the full bluegrass experience

From Farmville to Switzerland, The Glorifying Vines Sisters go international with traditional gospel music 4:06

From Farmville to Switzerland, The Glorifying Vines Sisters go international with traditional gospel music

Making of Chatham County Line + Big Boss Autumn Beer 3:16

Making of Chatham County Line + Big Boss Autumn Beer

The Ebony Hillbillies rock the crowd at World of Bluegrass Shout & Shine Jam 1:12

The Ebony Hillbillies rock the crowd at World of Bluegrass Shout & Shine Jam

Rhiannon Giddens opens IBMA's World of Bluegrass with powerful speech on diversity in bluegrass 0:56

Rhiannon Giddens opens IBMA's World of Bluegrass with powerful speech on diversity in bluegrass

Bluegrass and baggage at RDU 1:06

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