Charley Patton

Charley Patton, known as Father of the Delta Blues, was born near Bolton in southern Mississippi in 1891.  Charley and his family relocated to the delta around 1900 to the…

William Warfield

William C. Warfield was a well known bass-baritone concert artist, who had a long career that included stage, song and film.  William was born January 22, 1920 to Robert Warfield…

James Cotton

James Cotton was known as one of the world’s most popular and renowned harmonica players in the world. ┬áHe managed to have one of the longest blues careers around and…