Bluegrass White Papers

IBMA members are a vast resource of experience and knowledge and from time to time we ask them to draw on those talents to create "white papers" and "how to" articles of great value to bluegrass professionals and others involved in growing our music.

Below is a list of links to our library of articles on numerous topics. They are listed alphabetically under the topics they most relate to.

* Can't Find What You Need?  Contact IBMA staff....we may have other resources at hand that aren't published here.

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Association Managment


Legislative News




Event Production


Market Research


Bill Monroe Centennial (2011)





Social Media, Marketing & Networking




Taxes & Finance




Union Membership


Youth How to Organize a Bluegrass in the Schools Program:


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