Sad News

by | Aug 17, 2005

Legendary fiddle player, Vassar Clements, passed away yesterday after a struggle with cancer.

Vassar and Earl Scruggs

From his website: On August 16th 2005 at 8:35 am Nashville time, the angels in heaven stopped singing for a moment, as they heard the most beautiful music approaching from a distance – the high lonesome sound of Vassar Clements’ fiddle.