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Gold Rush

Friday, February 16, 2007

Well, after going to my first bluegrass festival since moving to California, I found that one tune I definitely needed to learn was the Gold Rush. It was played at just about every jam and seems like a pretty popular tune down here. So i got out my dusty old Tony Trischka classic solos dvd and got started on Vic Jordan's arrangement. It came together a lot faster than i thought it would. after a week or so of working it into my routine, I have it just about up to speed. Pretty cool song. Knock another fiddle tune off my list! 2 comments

Farewell Blues

Thursday, November 2, 2006 1 comment

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Playing Since: 2003
Experience Level: Intermediate

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Occupation: Rancher

Gender: Male
Age: 57

My Instruments:
2022 Hatfield Feud #13 (lefty)
2020 Stelling Golden Cross (lefty)
2020 Pisgah Tubaphone (lefty)
2018 Pisgah Dobson (lefty)
2019 Zach Hoyt Cherry (lefty)
2004 Hatfield Special #4 (lefty)
2004 Tranjo #24 (lefty)
2020 Martin D42L
2020 Taylor 814ce VC AR (lefty)
2020 Taylor GS MINI-e Koa (lefty)
2016 Collings OM1A JL (lefty)
2013 Bourgeois SJ Vintage Adirondack (lefty)
1972 Martin D28L
1970 Martin D18L
2008 Eastman A Style Mandolin (lefty)
Luke Medley Bass

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Flatt & Scruggs, The Dillards, Allen Shelton, Alan Munde, Ralph Stanley, John Hartford

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Created 11/26/2003
Last Visit 5/9/2024

Pickin lefty bluegrass banjo since May, 2003. Pickin clawhammer since July, 2019.

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