Ned Luberecki

Ned is a bluegrass legend. Ned is an incredible banjo picker and music educator. Ned is funny. He was a member of Paul Adkins & The Borderline Band, The Rarely Herd and, most recently, Chris Jones & The Night Drivers for over a decade. The Baltimore, Md., native, who now makes his home in Nashville, Tenn., is a partner in the Nedski & Mojo duo and a favored guest on stage and in studio with artists ranging from Jim Lauderdale to Tony Trischka to Ray Stevens. Since the early 1980s, Ned has been keeping a busy schedule of private lessons, along with workshops and camps in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Europe. He is the author of Alfred Publications three-part Complete 5-String Banjo Method and has pioneered on-air instruction with his popular ���More Banjo Sunday�۝ and ���The Sunday Banjo Lesson�۝ on SiriusXM�۪s Bluegrass Junction, where he also hosts the regular newgrass show, ���Derailed�۝, keeping us laughing all the way down the road. For several years now, Ned has also been the voice of the IBMA awards show.