Dwight Lamb Honored at the 2017 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert

Dwight Lamb Honored at the 2017 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert

Fourth-generation old-time fiddler and button accordion player Dwight “Red” Lamb is a master of Danish fiddle and accordion traditions, as well as Missouri Valley old-time fiddling. With more than 60 years’ commitment to collection, recording, preservation, and teaching, Lamb has mentored generations of regional and international musicians and is the 2017 recipient of the Bess Lomax Hawes National Heritage Fellowship.