William Smith Monroe was an American mandolinist, singer, and songwriter, who helped to create the style of music known as bluegrass. Because of this, he is commonly referred to as the "Father of Bluegrass".
|Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.||Music, Chants & Rapps|
|Bluegrass is wonderful music. I'm glad I originated it.||Music, Chants & Rapps|
|Country music belongs to America.||Music, Chants & Rapps|
|I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn't want to copy anybody.||Music, Chants & Rapps|
|I'm a farmer with a mandolin and a high tenor voice.|
|Practice every time you get a chance.||Time|