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Playing Since: 2008
Experience Level: Novice

Occupation: University Administrator

Gender: Male
Age: 51

My Instruments:
Homemade Boucher fretless reproduction, Vega Style-N with homemade fretless 5-string neck

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Clarke Buehling, Freight Hoppers, Bob Flesher, Uncle Dave Macon, Doc Watson, Dan Gellert, Tommy Jarrell, Fred Cockerham, Kyle Creed, Clyde Davenport, Bill Monroe

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Created 10/21/2008
Last Visit 5/13/2016

My loves are old tools and old time music. I just finished a reproduction Boucher fretless minstrel banjo made entirely with hand tools, most of them from the 19th century. I am a lifelong bluegrass fan, but prefer clawhammer style banjo and these days I mostly listen to old time music. I have fallen in love with minstrel stroke style and learning about the early history of the banjo and learning about the music played by slaves. I especially like songs about biscuits, possums, hogs, mules, roosters, and corn liquor.

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