Humanities and Arts
Visual and Performing Arts—Scholarship, Criticism, and Practice (including Art, Architecture, Sculpture, Music, Theater, Film, and Dance)
Singer-songwriter and musician. Emerged as a solo artist with Pieces of the Sky (1975). Major figure in several of America?s most important musical movements over the past 30 years including the development of country rock and Americana music and the revival of bluegrass. Sold more than 15 million albums worldwide and earned 12 Grammy Awards. Member of The County Music Hall of Fame (Inducted in 2008). Influenced and supported numerous artists throughout the world.