Del McCoury To Be Awarded The NEA National Heritage Fellowship
June 25, 2010 at 10:02 AM (PT)
Bluegrass great and GRAND OLE OPRY member DEL McCOURY has been honored with the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS’ 2010 NEA NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWSHIP. This is the nation’s highest folk and traditional arts honor, according to an article in the TENNESSEAN.
McCOURY is one of nine recipients of this honor. He will receive $25,000 and will be recognized at an upcoming award ceremony and concert in WASHINGTON, D.C. Click here to see the entire list of honorees.