Actor and country humorist Randall Franks will serve as celebrity co-host of the Grand Master Fiddler Championship at Nashville’s Convention Centre on 2nd and 3rd October.
The event is part of the IBMA World of Bluegrass and performances begin Friday 2nd Oct., at 10:30 a.m. and Saturday 3rd Oct., at 9:30 a.m. in the Renaissance Grand Ballroom, 3rd Floor attached to the Nashville Convention Center.
It is an honor for me to play a role in this historic celebration of fiddling, Franks said. This event is the one that fiddlers around the world long to have a shot at winning – Randall Franks
The world renowned fiddler will stand in the shoes of previous celebrity co-hosts Country Music Hall of Famer’s Porter Wagoner, Roy Acuff and Grant Turner, while welcoming some of the biggest talents in the traditional music industry to the stage.