Annual Thanksgiving Festival

Bluegrass Returns to Sertoma for Thanksgiving Festival

Published on February 25, 2015 under Annual Thanksgiving Festival
Bluegrass Returns to Sertoma for Thanksgiving Festival
Source: http://hernandotoday.com/he/list/entertainment/bluegrass-returns-to-sertoma-for-34th-thanksgiving-festival-20131120/ Bob "Bluegrass" Jeannin, 80, knows his Bluegrass history, but not from reading books or doing internet searches. A dedicated player and fan of the folksy American roots music, Jeannin was around during the genre's beginnings and was immediately hooked. "Bluegrass was what I liked before they even called it Bluegrass," Jeannin said. He used to play professionally, still tinkers with the mandolin on occasion, and is very active in the Soggy Bottom Bluegrass Bunch, a club that meets at the Sertoma Youth Ranch in southeastern Hernando County on a regular basis. So he was the ideal spokesman and…
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