Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby are getting together in 2017 for a short run in late February and early March.
Born in 1954 in Cordell, KY, Rickie Lee “Ricky” Skaggs is an icon country and bluegrass music singer, musician, producer, and composer. He primarily plays mandolin; however, he also plays fiddle, guitar, mandocaster and banjo.
Bruce Hornsby is a singer and keyboardist that has played with many artists throughout the years including Ricky Skaggs, Grateful Dead, and more. Hornsby is from Williamsburg, VA and his music is described as classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, Motown, gospel, rock, blues, and jam band musical traditions. Hornsby won the 1987 Grammy Award for “Best New Artist” with Bruce Hornsby and the Range, the 1990 Grammy Award for “Best Bluegrass Album”, and the 1994 Grammy Award for “Best Pop Instrumental Performance”.
Here are the dates:
Feb. 26 – Tarrytown, N.Y., The Tarrytown Music Hall
Feb. 27 – Red Bank, N.J., Count Basie Theatre
March 1 – Brookville, N.Y., Tilles Center For The Perf. Arts
March 3 – Lancaster, Pa., American Music Theatre
March 4 – Wilmington, Del., Grand Opera House
March 5 – Verona, N.Y., Turning Stone Resort Casino