Stephanie P Ledgin

award-winning journalist/author

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Charlie Lamb "Career" Award for Excellence in Country Music Journalism  2007

International Country Music Conference / Belmont University

Print Media Person of the Year  2005

International Bluegrass Music Association

Brown Jug Award  2004

for significant and continuing contributions

to bluegrass and old-time music in the Northeast

Park Slope (New York City) Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Jamboree

Bill Palius Award  1992

for outstanding contributions to folk music

Folk Music Society of Northern New Jersey

Honorable Mention - John Hartford fiddling photo  2010

Tinicum (PA) Arts Festival

Special Recognition

Commissioned a Kentucky Colonel for service in the bluegrass music field  2008

Marquis' Who's Who of American Women

Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award

Marquis' Who's Who in America

Leadership Bluegrass (inaugural class)  2000

Appointed Lecturer in American Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 1998


Belmont University-Curb Music Industry Country Music Book of the Year  2004

for Homegrown Music: Discovering Bluegrass

Print Media Person of the Year  2006

International Bluegrass Music Association