Karen Jones http://wuky.org en Feature: Arts Apprenticeship Shares Kentucky Traditions http://wuky.org/post/feature-arts-apprenticeship-shares-kentucky-traditions <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In a small studio in Lexington, master fiddler Daniel Carwile prepares for a lesson with a student first by tuning her instrument. They meet for 45 minutes once a week.</p><p>At age 60, Karen Jones is not like most of Carwile&rsquo;s students. She&rsquo;s a retired lawyer and a member of two musical groups.</p><p>&ldquo;I had some classical training as a child and then when I became a member of the Reel World String Band-- it&rsquo;s an all-women string band-- we had a Clawhammer banjo player and she taught me a lot of fiddle tunes.&rdquo;</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:03:50 +0000 Brenna Angel 10324 at http://wuky.org Feature: Arts Apprenticeship Shares Kentucky Traditions