Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

259
Banjo Lovers Online


View corrieman's Homepage

View corrieman's Homepage

You must sign into your myHangout account in order to contact corrieman.


The Hartford model Deering

Saturday, May 16, 2009

Hi all! I'm new to the community and this is my first blog entry. does anyone have a hartford model banjo that they have tuned low the way he did. I understand he tuned to E flat, I think, and he even used different strings? 2 wound strings? I always wondered how he got that deep mellow sound. Anyone tried it? If so, what strings do you use? 4 comments

corrieman has 5 friends.


earlsgranada
Fighting It
Fighting It
mbanjo
mbanjo
5stringpickr
5stringpickr
sam_bentley
sam_bentley
   

FriendFeed

Click for Details

earlsgranada replied to topic 'Picks ' 55 days

Browse History >


Newest Photos

   

see all >

Experience Level: Novice

Interests:
[Jamming] [Socializing]

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
The Dillards, John Hartford

Classified Rating: not rated
Rate this Member

Profile Info:
Visible to: Public
Created 5/16/2009
Last Visit 12/24/2015

I played banjo as a teenager then put it away for 10 years. Now I'm rediscovering it and loving it! I can appreciate the traditional masters like Mr. Scruggs, The innovators like Bella, and original voices like John Hartford. I'm playing daily now and hope to get up to speed and jam with old and new friends real soon.

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories