Buddy Spicher


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Musician, Violinist

Buddy Spicher started playing the fiddle for $10 a night at local square dances, but also played some rhythm guitar to accompany his brother at performances. During his NAMM Oral History interview, Buddy tells of how he acquired his first violin, by trading his brother a Coca Cola for his brother’s fiddle. Buddy also reflects on his work with the Nashville A-Team, recording with Kitty Wells, and Elvis.