Arts Daily / Dobro master Jerry Douglas comes to York, SC

Dobro master Jerry Douglas comes to York, SC

Culture & Heritage Museums’ 2016 Southern Sound Series rings in the new year at the McCelvey Center’s Lowry Family Theatre on January 15 with the Jerry Douglas Band. Dobro master Jerry Douglas is a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Americana Music Association; was named Musician of the Year three times by the Country Music Association, 11 times by the Academy of Country Music, and twice by the Americana Music Association; and was awarded a National Heritage Fellowship in 2004 from the National Endowment for The Arts for his artistic excellence and contribution to the nation’s traditional arts. The accolades go on with numerous International Bluegrass Music Association awards and 14 Grammy Awards.