The Cumberland Trail on WDVX: Evelene Sharp & Family II

For the May 28th show, we listened to music relating to Evelene Sharp, daughter of Fiddling John Sharp. We talked about the music of the Sharp family, and how Evelene Sharp served an important role in preserving the legacy of her father’s music¬†through oral history interviews & tapes she made. We listened to songs performed…

The Cumberland Trail on WDVX: Evelene Sharp & Family I

For the May 21st show, ¬†we talked about the legacy of Fiddling John Sharp Sr., and paid tribute to his second daughter Evelene, who passed away in 2016. We were joined by photographer and documentary filmmaker Rachel Boillot, who is featuring the Sharp family in an episode of a documentary series that will air on…