Alison Brown http://wyso.org en Live on Excursions: Alison Brown http://wyso.org/post/live-excursions-alison-brown <p><span class="article-content"><span>Grammy Award-winning banjo player Alison Brown sets aside some time for Excursions to discuss public radio and to play some new songs with her band, the Alison Brown Quartet.<br /><br />Brown, who is also a Harvard graduate and a co-founder of the Nashville independent record label Compass Records, is known for her instrumental banjo songs, which stray from the typical bluegrass genre associated with the instrument.<br /> Fri, 08 Oct 2010 18:22:07 +0000 Niki Dakota 3299 at http://wyso.org Live on Excursions: Alison Brown