Ralph Stanley Turns 82

by | 27 Feb, 2009

ralphstanleyTo celebrate Stanley’s 82nd birthday, the Ralph Stanley Museum & Traditional Mountain Music Center in Virginia will host an 82nd Birthday Dinner and Fundraiser. The event will be held at the Meadowview Convention Centre in Kingsport, Tennessee on 28th March 2009.

The celebration will include music performances from the ETSU Bluegrass Band, Tim White & VW Boys, The Midnight Ramblers and some surprise guests, special presentations amidst a first-class buffet-style dinner, and much more.

The Ralph Stanley Museum & Traditional Mountain Music Centre is a state-of-the-art music museum that opened its doors in October 2004. It is located on Main St. in Clintwood, VA, the Museum houses exhibits and artifacts from Ralph Stanley’s life and career, the Stanley Brothers, and the traditional mountain music of Dickenson County and southwestern Virginia.