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W. M. (William) Baker
Born:  September 25, 1863
Died:  May 25, 1930
WSM Grand Ole Opry

About The Artist

W.M. Baker was a fiddler on WSM's Grand Ole Opry the first three years of the show. He was sometimes accompanied by a Miss Nell Clark and later by a Mrs. Wakefield. He appeared on the Opry from 1926 through 1928.

Credits & Sources

  • A Good-Natured Riot; Charles K. Wolfe, 1999, Country Music Foundation Press, Vanderbuilt University Press, ISBN: 0-8265-1331-X

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