Wed January 23, 2013
Fiddler Mark O'Connor and the New Outdoor Recreation Vision for Utah on Thursday's Access Utah
He’s a multi-Grammy winning musician and composer and is the only person who has won the National Fiddle Championship, National Guitar Flatpicking Championship and the World Mandolin Championship. Mark O’Connor is a celebrated violinist and fiddler player, with styles ranging from classical to American folk. He joins us on Access Utah to talk about his talent, his history and his determination. He’ll be performing at the Caine College of the Arts Grand Gala at Utah State University Friday, Jan. 25. For more information, click here.
On the second half of the program, we discuss the document Governor Herbert unveiled called Outdoor Recreation Vision which emphasizes the value of outdoor recreation to the economy and quality of life. Frank Hugelmeyer joins us, president and CEO of Outdoor Industry Association, for the discussion.