Telluride Bluegrass Festival: The First Forty Years


This classic coffee-table book traces the evolution of a legendary Colorado music festival from its origins as a mountain town’s Fourth of July weekend ‘block party’ to the internationally acclaimed four-day festival it is today. Photos, historical recollections, and festival posters take readers for a walk down a musical memory lane, celebrating the incredible lineups of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival’s first forty years, featuring everyone from the “King of Telluride” Sam Bush to Emmylou Harris to String Cheese Incident and so many more.

208 pages, published in 2014 by Colorado Music Hall of Fame

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