Bluegrass Pioneers
--A growing collection of profiles of the men and women whose presence on the American bluegrass and roots scene helped shape the genre.

California Bands

--A data base of well over two hundred bluegrass and old-time acts

California Music Teachers

--A searchable data base with descriptive and contact information for music instructors throughout California

CBA Radio

--A weekly (Tuesdays, 9-10 p.m.) F.M. and streaming radio show produced by the Association

CD Essentials
--A recommended "listening list" selected to help those new to bluegrass established a solid foundation for enjoying and understanding the genre

Fathers Day Video
--Produced by nationally-known documentarian Joe Weed, a brief video that caputures the sights and sounds of the CBA's flagship event, the Fathers Day Festival held each June in Grass Valley

Geff Crawford’s Old-time Rambler
--A collection of always informative and usually quite funny essays on what makes old-time music "better than it sounds"

Hooked on Bluegrass
--Over two-hundred and eighty personal stories of how folks addicted to bluegrass and old time music got that way

J.D.s Kitchen
--A cooking feature begun over twenty years ago for our newspaper, the Bluegrass Breakdown, that delivers tasty recipe and even tastier tall tales from the Mountain Man himself

Jam Rules
--Tips from a wide variety of sources on how best to survive, and even thrive, in a jam circle

Joe Weed’s Studio Insider
--Another Bluegrass Breakdown feature imported onto the CBA's web site and added to each month by one of the finest bluegrass sound engineers in the business

Lifetime CBA Members
--A record of all the men and women who have been honored over the past thirty five years with a lifetime membership in the Association

Looking Back
--A rich and textured account of the forty year history of the CBA told in brief written vignettes

--A web-based compilation of luthiers working throughout California

Panorama’s of Festival Week.

--A collection of several key areas at the Nevad County Fairground, home of our bluegrass festival held each June, photographed in 360 degrees...truly an impressive visual experience

Photo Gallery
--Thousands of images shot by hundreds of CBA members at scores of events held over nearly forty years

Recorded Music
--A searchable data base containing hundreds of CD reviews written by CBA volunteer

Unsung Heroes
--A growing collection of profiles introducing and honoring the CBA members who over the years have contributed their time and talents to the Association's many different activities and project.

Posted By:  Rick Cornish

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