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for Independent Weekly Vol. 18 Issue 2, Jan 2001
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Doc Watson began making music in 1935 on a $12 Stella guitar. Today at 77, the five-time Grammy Award winner is semi-retired, but stills finds time from home chores to perform for nationally and locally. Watson discusses his style of playing and what he has learned over the years.
Milbre Burch of Chapel Hill has been a storyteller for twenty-five years. Among her accomplishments are eight audio- recordings, several publications, and awards including the Circle of Excellence award from the National Storytelling Network and the Parents' Gold Choice Award. Burch discusses her art and current projects.