Lucian Parker

Lucian Parker grew up in Franklin County on a tobacco and cattle farm and began fiddle lessons at the age of 38 with Wanda Barnett, a member of The New Coon Creek Girls. Mr. Parker’s other violin instructors include Raymond McLain, John Harrod, Jimmy McCown, Jamie Wells and Jesse Wells. His CD, “Rambo,” includes a variety of tunes; old time, bluegrass, folk, and Americana. For the last few years, Mr. Parker has taught the beginning fiddle class at the Festival of the Bluegrass in Lexington, Kentucky. Mr. Parker says that all beginning fiddle students need to know only one thing and that is: all fiddle players are good look’n!