Béla Fleck

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Béla Fleck

Béla Fleck performing on February 9, 2007.
Background information
Born July 10, 1958 (1958-07-10) (age 55)
New York City, New York,  United States
Origin Boston, Massachusetts
 United States
Genres Bluegrass
Jazz fusion
Folk
Classical
Occupations Songwriter, composer, banjoist
Instruments Banjo
Years active 1978–
Associated acts Béla Fleck and the Flecktones
TRIO!
Strength In Numbers
New Grass Revival
Website www.BelaFleck.com

Béla Fleck (born July 10, 1958 in New York City, New York) is an American banjo player. He is best known for his work with the band Béla Fleck and the Flecktones.

Discography[change | edit source]

Solo/with other musicians[change | edit source]

As part of a musical group[change | edit source]

Tasty Licks

  • Tasty Licks (Rounder Records, 1978)
  • Anchored to the Shore (Rounder Records, 1979)

Spectrum

  • Opening Roll (Rounder Records, 1981)
  • Too Hot For Words (Rounder Records, 1982)
  • Live in Japan (Rounder Records, 1983)

The New Grass Revival

Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

One-off collaborations[change | edit source]

As a guest musician[change | edit source]

Sam Bush

Curandero

Dave Matthews Band

Eddie From Ohio

Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra

  • Let's Polka 'Round (2003)

Jorma Kaukonen

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Charlie Peacock

  • Full Circle (2004)

Phish

Keller Williams

  • Dream (2007)

Other websites[change | edit source]