September 30 Happy Birthday Carmella Ramsey

Happy Birthday Carmella Ramsey born, September 30, 1972 is a world class singer, fiddler and alto saxophonist. She’s an incredible songwriter. She’s worked with James Taylor, Olivia Newton John, Reba, Patty Loveless, and Carly Simon. She is the wife of Kenny Vaughan, “Cuz’n Kenny,” as Marty Stuart affectionately called him as a member of his Fabulous Superlatives.

About the author

I enjoy researching Bluegrass, Bluegrass Gospel, and Country birthdays, anniversaries and interesting trivia dates. I am a piano/organ performance major who has taught privately and served as church accompanist since 1968 in North Carolina and Central Kentucky. Although classically trained, I appreciate all genres of music. My mother, who was also a church musician and taught public school music grades K-12, knew that Bluegrass music was the purest American music. She always introduced her students to this fine genre and began my musical studies with her at age 2. Bach to Berachah Valley, Mozart to Jimmy Martin, Sibelius to Stanley Brothers, the list goes on, I hope you find some moments of enjoyment and learn a few interesting facts along the way.
I am thankful for the many resources we have at our fingertips including Google. FaceBook and BluegrassBios by Wayne Rice. It was he who inspired me to tackle the task of trying to pass on knowledge about Bluegrass music. Thanks Wayne~!
Lou Ellen Wilkie

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