why book the special consensus?
The Special Consensus is a four-person acoustic bluegrass band that formed in the Chicago area in 1975. The band has released 19 recordings and has appeared on numerous NPR programs and cable television shows, including The Nashville Network and the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee. International tours have brought the band to Australia, Canada, Europe, Ireland, South America and the United Kingdom. The Special C has appeared in concert with many symphony orchestras and garnered a second GRAMMY nomination in 2018. The band consists of Band leader/banjo player Greg Cahill, guitarist Rick Faris, upright bass player Dan Eubanks and mandolin player Nick Dumas.