Tom Taggart's Discussions
Started Jul 8, 2021
Been a while since I've seen newcommers on the site. Welcome to Minstrel Banjo. Lots of good folks and good music to be found here.Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott Danneker Jul 23, 2017.
This is a follow up on Curtis' comment in the chat room. We are both interested in learning if harmonicas were used by minstrel performers. I took some to the Sweeny event last year and played them…Continue
Started Jul 13, 2016
I thought I would suggest "Oh! Susanna" as the beginner tune of the month for July. In my humble but accurate opinion every banjo player needs to be able to play this tune. There is a fairly easy…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Timothy Twiss Apr 14, 2016.
It is almost the middle of the month, but we could still get in a TOTM for April. I would suggest Juba. It is an easy tune and a great way for new folks to practice basic strikes in the stroke…Continue