Bill Jorgenson

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        Bill Jorgenson was dubbed "the Father of Wisconsin Bluegrass" by no less an authority than Bill Monroe. Born in Anapee, WI, on December 22, 1930, Jorgenson grew up in a small log cabin in nearby Door County. A devoted fan of radio's famed WLS Barn Dance, he began playing guitar at age nine, later adding fiddle, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele to his repertoire. After playing local clubs in the company of his brother, Jorgenson entered the U.S. Army, and during basic training in For... Read more

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