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Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies

Department of Appalachian Studies

Roy Andrade

Roy  Andrade 

Associate Professor
423-439-6957 /
304D Brooks Gym


Individual Instruction- Bass and Guitar, Band Director- Bluegrass Band and Old Time Band, Guitar Class.

Roy Andrade is a musician and teacher best known for his work with the string band Reeltime Travelers. In his post-touring life, he has been instrumental in growing the old-time music side of Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies where he teaches banjo, fiddle, guitar and mandolin and directs old-time string band groups. Since 2006 he has regularly produced recording projects for traditional artists, most notably the Doc Watson family Milestones box set. He continues to perform regularly and was recently featured on NPR's Mountain Stage with the ETSU Old Time Pride Band.

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