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"I usually played "Jake Bacchus' Jig" using the open 3rd string. That way the next no…"

Trapdoor2 replied Oct 9 to Tune of the Week

44 3 hours ago
Reply by Timothy Twiss

"I used to play it...but it has been so long that I would have to re-learn it. BTW, I…"

Trapdoor2 replied Oct 8 to Tune of the Week

44 3 hours ago
Reply by Timothy Twiss

"Briggs was dead (d. 1854) and the book is somewhat of a "tribute"."

Trapdoor2 replied Jan 12 to Briggs named quite a few tunes after himself

3 Jan 12
Reply by Chris Prieto

"It might help you to use an old trick on one or two of the A notation pieces to get…"

Trapdoor2 replied Aug 4, 2018 to Briggs' to A/E notation

20 Aug 4, 2018
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"Funnily (at least to me), guitar-style picking has two roots, European and African.…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 30, 2018 to Reading musical notation for the various Tutor books

37 Jul 15, 2018
Reply by M'lou Brubaker

"They're talking about 3-finger (and sometimes 4-finger) picking, exactly like Scrugg…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 30, 2018 to Reading musical notation for the various Tutor books

37 Jul 15, 2018
Reply by M'lou Brubaker

"I attended the very last "Tennessee Banjo Institute" in 1992 and was fascinated by C…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 25, 2018 to A Question

11 Jun 26, 2018
Reply by Mike Bostock

"Errata: m25 should show C-naturals wherever they occur. The original only shows it o…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 14, 2018 to Ed Hulse anyone?

1 Jun 14, 2018
Reply by Trapdoor2

"My pleasure, gang! These tunes are simply excellent and I wanted to play them myself…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 8, 2018 to Elegant Plunk

18 Jun 8, 2018
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"Here's the other Baur Piece from the LOC site: "Wade Matson's Favorite". I'm getting…"

Trapdoor2 replied Jun 4, 2018 to The Banjoist's Budget

6 Jun 7, 2018
Reply by Chris Prieto

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