Bill Monroe, American Musician ( September 13, 1911 - September 9, 1996 )

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Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.~Bill Monroe

Music Friends Together

Bluegrass is wonderful music. I'm glad I originated it.~Bill Monroe

Music Wonderful Glad

I'm a farmer with a mandolin and a high tenor voice.~Bill Monroe

Voice Farmer High

I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn't want to copy anybody.~Bill Monroe

Music Want Copy

Practice every time you get a chance.~Bill Monroe

Time Chance Practice

Country music belongs to America.~Bill Monroe

Music America Country