Steve Martin’s Prize for Bluegrass Goes to Jens Kruger

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 11:41 -- cynthia

"... Mr. Kruger, 50, who composes bluegrass music and plays banjo in a trio called the Kruger Brothers... has been named the winner of the fourth annual Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass, a $50,000 award created by that multifaceted actor and musician, and chosen by judges including Mr. Martin, Pete Wernick, Béla Fleck and other musicians."

Read the full article here: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/arts/music/steve-martins-prize-for-bluegrass-goes-to-jens-kruger.html?_r=0