David Chernack’s Playlist – Easy Going Bluegrass Instrumentals

Instrumental music has always had a prominent place in the bluegrass genre. But it’s not all fast-paced, driving fiddle and banjo melodies—instrumental bluegrass is often its best when it’s at its most plaintive. This list of some of today’s and yesterday’s best bluegrass pickers showcases that fact: Bela Fleck, Alan Munde, Brittany Haas, and more show off what they can do when they turn the “drive” knob down a bit for some laid-back instrumental pickin’. Enjoy this playlist of easy-going bluegrass instrumentals!

David Chernack

David Chernack is a fiddler, mandolinist, and guitarist from the Hudson Valley. Trained as a classical violist, David found out about bluegrass music in high school and despite his best efforts has been unable to kick the habit in adulthood. He picked up mandolin and guitar in college in Boston, where he studied environmental science and music. While not at his day job or pickin' 'grass, David also enjoys birdwatching and wrenching on cars.

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