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Lifetime Achievement for Buddy MacMaster

Art Menius

The work of Cape Breton master fiddler Buddy MacMaster is being recognized with an international award next month.

The Folk Alliance International has chosen MacMaster to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Other 2014 recipients include Dock Boggs and the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

The award is being presented in Kansas City at the annual Folk Alliance conference in mid-February.

We've reached Art Menius, he's Chair of the Folk Alliance International committee that chooses the recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

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