I've had a great working relationship with Abe for the past 10 years. His workmanship and professionalism are second to none.
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Rob Ickes has been named Dobro Player of the Year an unprecendented 14 times (and counting) by the Interntional Bluegrass Music Assiciation. He is a founding member of the award winning bluegrass group "Blue Highway", and plays with Dave Pomeroy and Andy Leftwich in "Three Ring Circle". Rob also has recorded 5 solo albums, most recently a jazz collboration with pianist Michael Alvey. He has colborated musically with Jerry Douglas, Merle Haggard, Earl Scruggs, Tony Rice, Charlie Hadden. David Grisman, Alison Krauss, Willie Nelson, David Lee Roth, Dolly Parton, Patty Loveless, Peter Rowan, Niall Toner, Claire Lynch and Mary Chapin Carpenter.