Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

306
Banjo Lovers Online


Seasons change.

Posted by luthier99 on Friday, September 14, 2007

As the season in New Hampshire changes from summer into fall, I look back once again.  As I grew up in NH, I never met a person who played banjo, fiddle, old time, or even listened to old time music.  In 2000, I moved to Wartrace, TN.  Suddenly, old time music and instruments were all around me.  I just "got-it".  I fell in love with all the different sounds that ranged from gritty to pretty.  It all seemed to tell a story, a part of history, still being relative to my personal life and (in my opinion) the world.  I absorbed this culture.  Lived it.  In 2004, I returned to NH.  I was excited to share with everyone.  As I shared, I started to see old time existing right here in NH.  Lots of old time music lovers, both far and wide.  It was here all the time, but it took a change for me to notice.  I still "get-it" and I'm still in love.  As the seasons change I continue to discover new beautiful aspects of life all around me.  As a child I marveled at the vibrant colors the leaves turn in New England.  I will enjoy it again soon!  As I do, I will stop and look around quietly and humbley.  I will tell my son, fiance, and my family how much I love them.  I will sit and strum my banjo.



Be the first to comment on “Seasons change.”

You must sign into your myHangout account before you can post comments.



More posts from luthier99

Newest Posts

Click for Details 'WIMBUSH RAG' 4 hrs

Click for Details 'ode ' 6 hrs

More >  

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

6.347656E-02