Nine-year-old fiddle prodigy Carson Peters of Piney Flats will perform on the 'Tonight Show with Jay Leno' Thursday night. (photo by Jeff Bobo)
PINEY FLATS - Nine-year-old musical prodigy "Fiddlin" Carson Peters from Piney Flats will be performing Thursday night on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno” as one of three acts from around the country that will compete in a talent contest to be judged by Betty White.
In January Times-News reporter Jeff Bobo had the privilege of sitting down with Peters, his parents, and his band mates at the Peters' home to talk about his career, his interests, and his musical goals.
Those who may not be familiar with one of the regions most promising young entertainers will enjoy the following video which includes the interviews and a few musical selections performed by Carson.
A photo gallery featuring Carson is posted at the bottom of the page.