Video: The West Virginia Music Hall of Fame 5th Induction Ceremony Vignettes

Nov 15, 2013

Update: You can watch the performances from the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame here.  

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When the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame inductedtheir 5th class on Saturday night, a wide swath of musical styles wasbe featured.

Bluegrass, folk, country, jazz, gospel, rock, and even opera--were all represented. And while the range of genres is an important aspect of this Hall of Fame, the incredible history of the musicians honored is what makes this memorable night so incredibly special.

In a collaboration with the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame, we here at West Virginia Public Broadcasting are proud to present these vignettes that detail the rich history of each artist inducted.

Tim O'Brien

Ada "Bricktop" Smith

Melvin Goins & Ray Goins

Peter Marshall

Eleanor Steber

Wayne Moss

The Swan Silvertones

The 5th West Virginia Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be broadcast live on West Virginia PBS and West Virginia Public Radio at 8 p.m. Saturday, November 16. Information for tickets to attend the ceremony is available online.