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Playing Since: 2009
Experience Level: Purty Good
tomberghan has made 228 recent additions to Banjo Hangout
Occupation: Professional Musician until age 37, now I am an Engineer
1) Chuck Lee - Vintage Ovilla made in 2008, 12" hardrock maple rim, Kat Eyz bridge - Old Maple and Purpleheart, W.D. Miller Vellum Calfskin head
2) Banjo d'Amore (Orpheus) - Dan Knowles, 2011
3) 1929 Gibson TB-2, four string
4) 5-string Buck Creek - Arthur Hatfield, 2012
5) Gold Tone Fretless Bass Banjo BB-400 Custom, bass tuning EADG, 2010
6) Soprano 4-string - Gold Tone, custom 2011
7) Autumn 2013 - I have a Mini-Banjo on order from Marvin Walker, http://www.banjomaker.net/
Earl, Don, Ralph, JD, Jim Mills. I like the "old stuff" and older styles. I admire many of today's younger "progressive" artists, but I have always enjoyed collecting records from the 1920s through to the early 1960s. That fifty year period of American music is my favorite: Bluegrass, Old Time, Blues, Hokum, Rags, Swing, Hillbilly, Country, & Rockabilly. That's for me!
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Size: 5,440kb, uploaded 4/1/2010 11:12:28 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
Tom Berghan Jamminí on Sandy River Belle. Melodic Clawhammer. G-Standard (gDGBD) Recorded April 1, 2010. Chuck Lee Vintage Ovilla 2008, Kat Eyz Maple/Purpleheart bridge, Vellum Calfskin head.
on “Sandy River Belle”
Friday, April 02, 2010 @7:06:57 AM
Very nice. You weren't 'fooling' around!
Friday, April 02, 2010 @7:51:25 AM
I love it Tom. Keep them coming please!
Friday, April 02, 2010 @9:55:38 AM
Sunday, April 04, 2010 @7:09:55 AM
A very pleasant tune to listen to. Fine playing, and a good-sounding banjer too. What could be better?
Monday, April 05, 2010 @9:40:07 AM
Tom that was very pretty great job!
Wednesday, April 07, 2010 @12:00:51 PM
Great arrangment and playing Tom!
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 @5:21:50 AM
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