Hoot Hester

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Hoot Hester is a regular on the Grand Ole Opry and the Nashville recording studios as one of country music’s top violin (or perhaps “fiddle” is most appropriate) players. Hoots passion for his instrument has also made him a historian of the long history of country fiddlers, and their styles. Hoot was also a featured performer during the 12 years the NAMM Show was hosted in Nashville between 1993 and 2004.

Interview Date:
July 21, 2002
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