“Mother” Maybelle Carter Style with Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
October is ARTober in Nashville! Celebrate the arts with NPL on Mondays at noon. Drawing upon the guitar playing of Black American musician Lesley Riddle, Maybelle Carter crafted the ‘Carter Scratch, which became one of the best known and most influential approaches to guitar in country music. Learn about Mother Maybelle and The Carter Family by taking a virtual look at the museum’s Precious Jewel exhibit and enjoy a brief virtual guitar lesson on the fundamentals of the Carter Scratch. Visit library.nashville.org/universe to see all NPL events you can stream from home.