Russ Barenberg nominated for the 50th Annual 2008 GRAMMY Awards
December 06, 2007
Nashville, TN (December 6, 2007) - Acoustic guitar virtuoso Russ Barenberg has been nominated for the 50th Annual 2008 GRAMMY Awards in the category of Best Country Instrumental Performance for his tune "Little Monk" from the album When At Last
. "Little Monk", an affectionate nickname for Pepper, Barenberg’s Border Collie and featuring Jerry Douglas (dobro), Viktor Krauss (bass) and Stuart Duncan (fiddle), was written shortly after Douglas, Edgar Meyer and Barenberg made the widely acclaimed, supremely influential Skip, Hop & Wobble.