THE BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS

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BAND MEMBERS

  1. Randy Denney - instruments - banjo/guitar/bass - vocals(lead,baritone,tenor)
  2. Ed Sellers - instruments - fiddle/guitar - vocals(lead,bass)
  3. Dave Batson - instruments - bass/guitar/banjo - vocals(lead,tenor,baritone)

      4 .  Brian McCarty - instruments - mandolin/guitar/banjo - vocals(lead,tenor)

     5.  David Bullock – instruments – guitar/bass – vocals(lead,baritone,tenor)(not pictured)

 

          Notable Former Members 
      1. Greg Blake - instruments - guitar/mandolin - vocals
      2.
Grant Cochran - instruments - bass/mandolin/guitar - vocals

      3. Bob White – instruments – guitar/mandolin/banjo - vocals

       

EXPERIENCE

 

The BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS have many years of experience playing for

audiences in a variety of venues in 7 states.  They have performed at several major
mid-west bluegrass festivals, & Silver Dollar City & Shepherd of the Hills near

Branson.  They have opened for such bluegrass greats as Bill Monroe, Sonny &

Bobby Osborn, Jim & Jesse McReynolds, J.D. Crowe, Doyle Lawson, &  Ricky

Skaggs.  Rhonda Vincent & Valerie Smith have performed with them on stage.

 

AWARDS

 
* Ed Sellers - 4 time Kansas State Fiddling Champion, Second, 2 times
* Ed Sellers - Second place, MO. State Fiddling Championship, Sr. Div., 2008, Third, 6 times

* Ed Sellers - 2016 - 2011 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Fiddle Performer of the Year
* Greg Blake - Kansas State Flatpicking Guitar Champion, Second place once
* Greg Blake - 5 time SPBGMA Midwest Guitar Performer of the Year, 9 time nominee
* Greg Blake - 2 time SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Male Vocalist of the Year - Traditional
* Randy Denney - Second place, Kansas State Banjo Championship

* Randy Denney - 2016, 2014, 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Banjo Performer of the Year

* Randy Denney - 2015 SPBGMA Midwest nominee – Entertainer of the Year

* Bob White - 2014 - 2011 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Guitar Performer of the Year
* Bob White - 3 time SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Frailing Banjo

* Brian McCarty - 2016 - 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Mandolin Performer of the Year

* Brian McCarty - 9 time CGMA Award Winner
* Brian McCarty - 2002 CGMA International Bluegrass Artist of the Year

* Dave Batson - 2016 - 2012 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Bass Performer of the Year

* Dave Batson - 2016, 2015, 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee, Male vocalist of the year

* The Band - 2015 – 2013, 2006 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Bluegrass Gospel Band of the Year
* The Band - 2016 - 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Vocal Band of the Year, 7 time nominee

* The Band - 2016 - 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Entertaining Band of the Year

* The Band - 2001 SPBGMA Midwest Traditional Bluegrass Band of the Year, 4 time nominee

* The Band - 2016, 2015 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Instrumental Band of the Year
* The Band - 2013, 2007 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Album of the Year   

* The Band – 2016, 2015, 2013 SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Band of the year

* The Band - 9 time SPBGMA Midwest nominee - Stringband of the Year
* The Band - 25 years of nominations - SPBGMA awards

 

RECORDINGS

 

The BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS have produced 15 commercial albums which

include a total of 207 recorded songs. (19 are original material.)  All albums are

available on compact disc.  You may request a complete discography,  a sample of

the band’s music, or album purchase information at the e-mail address listed below.
OR you can follow Ed and the Bluegrass Missourians on https://soundcloud.com/stream


ALBUMS:
(CLICK HERE to see Album Covers and Other Photos): 
                                                           

1.

 

The Bluegrass Missourians

 

8.

 

Mill Creek Risin'

2.

 

Bushwhacker

 

9.

 

Mountain Home

3.

 

In The Wind

 

10.

 

The Tenth Of Tradition

4.

 

The Gray Misty Dawn

 

11.

 

Out In The Cold World

5.

 

Stormy Point

 

12.

 

Twelve Mile Traveler

6.

 

The Last Left To Go

 

13.

 

20 Years Of Fiddling And Songs By Ed Sellers

7.

 

The Gospel Road

 

14.

15.

 

Hangfire

Volume XV

 

QUALITY AND BOOKING

 

The BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS are dedicated, versatile musicians who can

produce a quality family-oriented performance.  They are dependable and professional.
A complete professional sound system is available.  You may request a list of
Performance

Dates for the BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS  at the e-mail address listed below.

Please consider the BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS for your next festival, town, county
or state fair, fund-raiser, private party, or church event.

FOR BOOKINGS

Write - BLUEGRASS MISSOURIANS, E. Trott Rd., Belton, MO 64012
Call - (816) 331-9394 - E-mail -
ed@bluegrassmissourians.com
Web Site - http://www.BluegrassMissourians.com/