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The Best of Old-Time Country Music

Volo Bogtrotters (Part 1 of 2) (#2002)

The Volo Bogtrotters, a popular Chicago string band, is known for lively dance instrumentals along with humorous vocals that have been passed down from old-time musicians and old 78 records. Members include Fred Campeau playing fiddle, banjo uke, steel guitar and vocals; Lynn "Chirps" Smith on fiddle, mandolin, mandocello and vocals; Steve Rosen on banjo, tenor banjo, guitar and vocals; Paul Tyler on guitar, fiddle, mandolin and vocals; and Tony Scarimbolo on string bass, harmonica and vocals. Also featured are Iowans Mary Schaeffer-Losure and David Losure, who join the band for some lively freestyle dancing. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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