Bluegrass hardware handed out during weekend's award ceremony

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The 27th annual Eastern Canada Bluegrass Music Awards were held in Truro on Saturday, with many talented musicians taking home top prizes.

 

The following is a list of award winners:

 

- Banjo player of the year - Darren Richard, Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Bass player of the year - Terry Mumford, A New Shade Of Blue

 

- Dobro player of the year - Doug Proctor, Shadow River

 

- Fidle player of the year - Christal Thibault, New Ground

 

- Guitar player of the year - Darrin Beaton, Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Mandolin player of the year - David Saulnier, New Ground

 

- Band of the year - Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Male vocaist of the year - Glen Williams, Grassfire

 

- Female vocalist of the year - Christal Thibault, New Ground

 

- Vocal group of the year - Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Gospel performance of the year - Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Individual entertainer - Darren Richard, Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Recording of the year - A New Shade of Blue

 

- Most promosing band - Shadow River

 

- Composer of the year - Karen DeCoste, Bluegrass Tradition

 

- Promoter of the year - Jerry Murphy

 

- Chris Draper Memorial Award - Jerry Murphy

 

- Emcee of the year - Serge Bernard

 

- Radio/TV DJ of the year - Wayne Dugas, CIFA

 

- Master awards were given to five-time winners in their categories and were presented to: Christal Thibault (fiddle player), Serge Bernard (emcee).

 

- Participation award - Eastern Shore Bluegrass Music Assocation

 

- Fan of the year - Dave and Marilyn Singer, East Hants

Geographic location: Eastern Canada, Truro, Shadow River

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