Posted by Stev187 on Sunday, June 10, 2007
Tonight, I am trying to learn Paul Brown's version of "Black Annie." He plays it super fast on a minstrel banjo tuned low. Enter "The Amazing Slow Downer," some software recommended by Mike Seeger. You can get it here:
This program has already made it much easier to learn Brown's version of the tune. First, I changed the pitch to match my banjo in G tuning; next, I slowed it down to about 60% to hear everything he does.
We have a very interesting thread going on this topic now:
Also, you can hear a couple of samples of the program on my "Music" page.
You must sign into your myHangout account before you can post comments.
'Gibson Granada Copy' 56 min
'Slit Cut in Heel' 1 hr
'Nelsen' 2 hrs