09) Old Spinning Wheel - Landon Fitzpatrick
Old Spinning Wheel
AMERICANA YOUTH OF SOUTHERN APPALACHIA
Share America Foundation, Inc.
Release: May 16, 2019
Old Spinning Wheel – Landon Fitzpatrick (3:22) Instrumental
Songwriter: Billy Hill
Publisher and PRO: Shapiro Bernstein and Co. Inc./BMI
Landon Fitzpatrick: Banjo
Randall Franks: Fiddle
Phillip Cross: Guitar and Mandolin
Isaac Moore: Bass
Landon Fitzpatrick, 21, of Chickamauga, Ga. is a graduate of Gordon Lee High School. He began playing banjo at 11 years old and is a recipient of the Atlanta Society of Entertainers Horizon Award. He currently appears with Larry Efaw & the Bluegrass Mountaineers and also appeared with the Lonesome Mountain Boys, Double Cross Bluegrass Band, and Fox Mountain Express.
Producer: Randall Franks
Associate Producer: Ryan Stinson
Studio and Mastering Engineers: Tim L. Witt, Witt Studios, Rocky Face, Ga., and Bradley Powell, Ringgold, Ga.
The Share America Foundation, Inc., a 501-C-3 of Georgia, which fosters the arts and preserves the history of Appalachia while presenting the Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship annually to youth who continue traditional music styles of Appalachia. The organization hosts special events and creates projects that perpetuate the Appalachian experience.
It operates with a five-member volunteer board, and a task force of volunteers. The organization has assisted 28 college scholars thus far and numerous other youth in aspiring towards their musical goals through entertainer mentors, live performances, and creating opportunities for learning and success.
The music featured on this project is distributed to
radio stations thanks to a Round Up Grant from the North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Foundation, the Kiwanis Club of Ringgold and the Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment.
Monies raised from the CD benefit the Share America Foundation, Inc. and its Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship. The project is distributed by Crimson Records.
Learn more or donate at www.ShareAmericaFoundation.org.