Ruby Allmond

Notably Texan
9:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Legacy of Ruby Allmond's music lives on

Ruby Allmond (center with Fiddle) with her group "Texas Jamboree", who played during campaign stops for Bonham native Mr. Sam Rayburn

Ruby Allmond was a singer and songwriter whose skills on the fiddle garnered her the title of "National Champion Lady Fiddler" in 1947. Her legacy lives on through her numerous recordings, including a new version of her song by Brad Davis.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Taylor: Ruby Allmond was a female music trailblazer

Carol Taylor
Hunt County Historical Commission

Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor discusses the career of Ruby Allmond, trailblazing Northeast Texas female fiddler and songwriter, whose papers and memorabilia are housed at the James Gee Library at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

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Community Event
10:39 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Competition returns to honor decorated Texas musician Ruby Allmond

Texas A&M University-Commerce Digital Collections

BONHAM - Entries are sought for the 3rd Annual Ruby Allmond Songwriting Contest in Bonham, to be submitted by July 1. The top 10 finalists will be selected to perform live on August 4.

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