Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton

John Byrne Cooke


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Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton

1964 Newport Folk Festival

Like Doc, the old-time fiddler Gaither Carlton was first introduced to urban folk audiences as a member of Clarence Ashley's family of musicians. Carlton was the father of Doc's wife, Rosalee.

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