Interview with Tom T. Hall and Dixie Hall, May 30, 2009

Project: Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Tom T. Hall and Dixie Hall discuss their lives and music careers, from their childhoods to the present day. They each describe how they began writing songs as children, how they became professional songwriters, and using their personal experiences and characters in their lives to write songs. They talk about their relationships with other musicians, including the Carter Family, Flatt and Scruggs, Jimmy Martin, Johnny Cash, and producer Jerry Kennedy.

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2018oh252_ibmm046

Interviewee Name

Tom T. Hall

Dixie Hall

Interviewer Name

Chris Jones

Interview Date

2009-05-30

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Hall, Tom T. Interview by Chris Jones. 30 May. 2009. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Hall, T.T. (2009, May 30). Interview by C. Jones. Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Hall, Tom T., interview by Chris Jones. May 30, 2009, Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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