For enthusiasts of early banjo
Dedicated to the East Coast Banjo Player, Scholar, maker of bridges, thimbles, and all around good…
Aug 19, 2017
Comparing the G/D fretless banjo to the A/E fretted Minstrel banjo. My work is gravitating towards…
Aug 18, 2017
Dotted rhythms, chords, and moving to higher positions.
Aug 18, 2017
This is a 16 bar piece. It address the idea of hitting Strikes on the inner strings, double thumb,…
Aug 3, 2017
This is a demonstration and breakdown of Etude 1. It's all about "letting the banjo be the banjo" a…
Jul 30, 2017
Ok, this tune gets more hits and comments than anything else. Perhaps it is the amusing word in the…
Jul 26, 2017
This is a montage of sights and sounds from the weekend in September 2006, when all the crazy Minst…
Jun 26, 2017
An original harvested in the UP 9 years ago. The fretted Minstrel has evolved up to the F/Bb range.…
May 12, 2017
Continuing the exploration of this transitional banjo. This is the best it has felt.....tuned to F/…
Apr 28, 2017
Old Virginny Break down and Old Virginny Jig c. 1840. Played on de electric Boucher.
Apr 18, 2017
I got this from Christy Minstrels' Banjo Tutor. Bee Gum Reel is from Converse Yellow book.
Apr 4, 2017
This is part of the reason had this banjo made...to understand and DESTROY these pieces. ( ha ha...…
Mar 27, 2017
Provided to YouTube by CDBaby Kicking Up the Devil on a Holiday / Dr. Hecock's Jig · James Bryan &a…
Mar 20, 2017
A Strathspey from Kerr's Second Collection of Merry Melodies.
Mar 15, 2017
Further experiments with the phone as a video device.I think the audio and video are both improved.…
Mar 12, 2017
My first video using a phone to directly record and load to YouTube. The audio and video seem ok. I…
Mar 6, 2017
Using a Hooks Thimble for the first time in a recording.
Feb 12, 2017
An original by the great F.B. Converse from the Analytical Method of 1886.
Feb 5, 2017
There are two basic styles to use for Early Banjo. First is the Stroke Style, and the other is Guit…
Feb 1, 2017
A little bit here.....and this instrument plays Stroke like a dreeeem. The fretted experiment conti…
Jan 25, 2017
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