Clark Kessinger

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    Rickett's HornpipeClark Kessinger
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    Rose o' My Heart WaltzClark Kessinger
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    When I Grow Too Old to Dream WaltzClark Kessinger
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    Cluck Old HenClark Kessinger

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        One of the greatest of old-time fiddlers, Clark Kessinger and his nephew, Luches, were billed as the Kessinger Brothers and recorded for the Brunswick company in the late '20s, producing records that greatly influenced other fiddle players around the South. After Luches' death in 1944, Clark appeared only at local dances around Charleston, West Virginia, until he was "rediscovered" during the folk revival of the 1960s. Astonishingly, Kessinger was still near the peak of his powe... Read more

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