Jeff Scroggins has won numerous contests and awards in his career, including the prestigious National Bluegrass Banjo Championship, and dozens of state, regional and local banjo contests. Jeff’s band, Jeff Scroggins and Colorado features some of the finest bluegrass talent in the West, including Jeff’s 21 year old son and award winning mandolinist Tristan Scroggins and five-time SPBGMA Midwest Guitarist of the year Greg Blake. The band’s third CD, “Ramblin Feels Good” was released in early 2016.
Jeff has performed and recorded with many of the top names in bluegrass, and his work has been featured in movies and television as well as numerous radio and TV commercials. His recording of John Reischman’s “Birdland Breakdown” was featured in the soundtrack of the 2013 documentary “Gasland II.”
Jeff is an internationally known performer and teacher; he has taken his fiery banjo style to stages in Europe, Russia, Japan, Canada, Malaysia, etc. Jeff is also well-known as a banjo teacher. He taught for years at the prestigious Swallow Hill Music School in Denver, Colorado, and he has taught at many bluegrass music camps in the US and abroad.