Bob Winans's Videos (Minstrel Banjo) - Minstrel Banjo 2020-07-06T06:23:29Z https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=3hnw2z3dge46b&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Tom Briggs' Jig from Dan Emmett MS tag:minstrelbanjo.ning.com,2010-09-09:2477478:Video:17929 2010-09-09T18:44:32.000Z Bob Winans https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/profile/BobWinans <a href="https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/tom-briggs-jig-from-dan-emmett"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135336214?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />One of many interesting syncopated tunes from a mid-19th century Dan Emmett manuscript. Performed by Bob Winans on a mid-19th century fretless banjo. See also the notated music in the Photos section. <a href="https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/tom-briggs-jig-from-dan-emmett"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135336214?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />One of many interesting syncopated tunes from a mid-19th century Dan Emmett manuscript. Performed by Bob Winans on a mid-19th century fretless banjo. See also the notated music in the Photos section. Jersey Lightning Jig from Emmett MS tag:minstrelbanjo.ning.com,2010-09-05:2477478:Video:17646 2010-09-05T14:30:56.000Z Bob Winans https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/profile/BobWinans <a href="https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jersey-lightning-jig-from"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135340470?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>I had briefly discussed this tune in my presentation on Emmett manuscript tunes at AEBG III. I am posting this "aural record" (to borrow a phrase from Greg)--definitely not a polished performance--along with the dots (in the Photos section) at the request of Ian Bell and Tim Twiss. I am playing it as though my banjo is in the eAEG#B tuning; it is actually in the dGDF#A tuning, so… <a href="https://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jersey-lightning-jig-from"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135340470?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />I had briefly discussed this tune in my presentation on Emmett manuscript tunes at AEBG III. I am posting this "aural record" (to borrow a phrase from Greg)--definitely not a polished performance--along with the dots (in the Photos section) at the request of Ian Bell and Tim Twiss. I am playing it as though my banjo is in the eAEG#B tuning; it is actually in the dGDF#A tuning, so the notes you hear are a whole tone lower than those written. You also hear a metronome, since I needed it to keep from shortening the rests and to stay on the beat.