I've been having troubled getting a smooth transition from one lick to another on a version of Red River Valley I'm learning. During yesterday's practice, I finally got it. I also had... Read More
I've added 3 videos where I play along to the Old Time Jam Machine.
They are all straight in with no practice, and as I've not recorded anything for 4 months mistakes are... Read More
Well 'Old Time Jam Machine' speed anyway. I think the backing tracks are probably at the low end of the speed spectrum (though some are nippy).
It's took a bit of work on... Read More
I am now making a dedicated effort to slow down my practising keeping mistakes to an absolute minimum and attempting to fix them as they occur.
I'm pleased to say this seems to be working. My... Read More
This group was created about a year ago and i've always enjoyed following others progress. I'm wondering what are some of your objectives and projects for the next 12 months?
I plan to... Read More
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Over the Waterfall with Old Time Jam Machine [13 months]
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'self endangerment' 14 min
'Fling Ding - Ralph Stanley' 30 min
'Lame Brain Ideas' 41 min
'Richmond Cotillion' 1 hr
'Neck setup' 1 hr
'Buckbee' 2 hrs