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Leonard Rutherford

Leonard Rutherford was half of the good Monticello, KY, string music group duo Burnett & Rutherford. His clean, sliding fiddle audio, in conjunction with Richard Burnett’s keening vocals and modal banjo playing, make their best-known music, the archaic-sounding “Willie Moore,” a genuine nationwide treasure. Rutherford was just an adolescent when …

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