community http://wmuk.org en Musician carries on Beaver Island culture, community http://wmuk.org/post/musician-carries-beaver-island-culture-community <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Music on Beaver Island, Michigan, has always been essential to island life, but it also draws the interest of outsiders such as musicologist Alan Lomax, for its unique color, which draws from a history of Irish American fiddling, songs and ballads of the Great Lakes, and a Grand </span>Ol<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Opry<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> set list established in the </span>30s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>40s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>50s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 21:22:00 +0000 Cara Lieurance 3186 at http://wmuk.org Musician carries on Beaver Island culture, community