Ben Pedigo

(banjo - 9/18/1973-11/4/1973)
Corona, CA, October 1973. Click for full version.

As a Blue Grass Boy: While a student at Vanderbilt University, Ben Pedigo took a leave of absence from school to join Monroe's band, staying for only a short time.

Before and After: Ben Pedigo has recorded and performed with Norman Blake, Buck White and John Hartford, as well as fellow Blue Grass Boy Mike Feagan. He currently lives in Ripley, Ohio where he teaches banjo and guitar, and performs with his son as The Pedigos.

Links: Ripley Banjo Works