mission

To preserve and promote the bluegrass and traditional music of the Ozarks through education and exposure, so as to maximize the understanding and appreciation of the music form.

Becca Ash - Secretary

Harry Moore 

1941 - 2019

Membership Benefits

Monthly Jams and Events

Family Membership


Casey Freeland started GOBS in May of 2011

Larry Mayfield - Treasurer

Band membership


Tony Hinkle - At Large

our leadership team


Individual membership


Ellen Petersen - At Large

Past Board member and Bluegrass Ambassador

​for the Greater Springfield Area.

Gil Turk - At Large

Robert Flatness - At Large

Danny Grimes - At Large

Leevon DeCourley - Vice President

Greater Ozarks Bluegrass Society

David Maravilla - President

Benefits Include:

  • E-blasts
  • 10% discount at The Acoustic Shoppe
  • Discounts on GOBS sponsored shows
  • Specials on merchandise
  • Access to monthly meetings
  • Private member events