Whitetop, Virginia native Albert Hash was a masterful mechanic who built fiddles and other instruments, played the fiddle with the Whitetop Mountain Band. Born in in Rugby Virginia, Albert Hash was a well-known and beloved fiddler and instrument maker. He learned to play fiddle from Corbit Stamper. About the Book. World class luthier, guitarist, and author of this book's introduction, Wayne Henderson calls Albert Hash "a real folk hero." A. Albert Hash was an old-time fiddle player and luthier from the Whitetop Mountain area of Grayson County,VA. His primary influences on the fiddle were. Explore releases from Albert Hash at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Albert Hash at the Discogs Marketplace. A new biography is out profiling a legendary musician from southwest Virginia. Albert Hash not only played the fiddle, he created hundreds of instruments,. This is the 3rd collection of fiddling from the Whitetop, Virginia old-time fiddler, Albert Hash (). These recordings were made by. Albert Hash was an old-time fiddle player and luthier from the Whitetop Mountain area of Grayson County,VA. His primary influences on the. Albert Hash () was a beloved fiddler and instrument maker from Grayson County, Virginia. He touched many peoples' lives and helped. This veteran string band performer was a founding member of the Whitetop Mountain Band as well as a recording artist in his own right.