Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

392
Banjo Lovers Online


View Banjovi1953's Homepage

Banjovi1953

You must sign into your myHangout account in order to contact Banjovi1953.


Banjovi1953 has 115 friends. View entire friends list.

BanjoDiva
BanjoDiva
zingo
zingo
frianm
frianm
steve davis
steve davisPlayers Union Member
oneoldbanjo
oneoldbanjo
banjosis
banjosis
bluemule_77
bluemule_77
jimcarrier
jimcarrier

FriendFeed

Click for Details

Laurence Diehl commented on a video 'Jingle Bells' 11 hrs

Click for Details

Laurence Diehl commented on a video 'Carolan’s Cup (TOTW)' 12 hrs

Click for Details

Laurence Diehl commented on a video 'White Christmas' 12 hrs

Click for Details

twa5 commented on a video 'White Christmas' 18 hrs

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'Shuckin' The Corn' 1 day

Click for Details

Laurence Diehl uploaded a video 'White Christmas' 1 day

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'Doing My Time' 2 days

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'Cindy' 3 days

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'Kickin Grass' 3 days

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'I'm Leaving Detroit' 4 days

Click for Details

banjoike commented on a video 'Angeline/Dinah' 4 days

Click for Details

Satoshi Hara uploaded a video 'Top of the World' 6 days

Click for Details

Laurence Diehl commented on a video 'Shucking The Corn' 10 days

Click for Details

waystation commented on a photo 'head sinking' 13 days

Click for Details

Russell Carson uploaded a video 'Home Sweet Home' 18 days

Browse History >


Newest Videos


Foggy Mtn Breakdown


DOUG'S TUNE


SHENANDOAH BREAKDOWN


Reuben - Darlene & Reflections Of Bluegrass


Foggy Mountain Special - Darlene & Reflections Of Bluegrass


Salt Creek - Bluegrass Express Show


Foggy Mtn. Special - Bluegrass Express Show


Washington County - Johnny Fenlayson & Friends @ Bill's on 2-5-10

see all >

Newest Music

Genre: Bluegrass
Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Genre: Bluegrass
Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Genre: Bluegrass
Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Genre: Bluegrass
Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

see all >

Newest Photos

see all >

www.ReflectionsofBluegrass.com

Playing Since: 1966
Experience Level: Expert/Professional

Interests:
[Jamming] [Socializing] [Helping]

Occupation: Ret.

Gender: Male
Age: 66

My Instruments:
Banjo, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Electric Bass and Upright Bass. I have a 2002 Gibson Earl Scruggs Special, a 1968 Fender Artist and mostly play my 1954 Gibson TB1 Conversion. A few guitars: Martin D-41, Blueridge BR-180 , Fender Custom Tele, Dobro Resophonic Guitar, Gold Tone Dojo, Deering Ivanhoe, Gibson RB4

Favorite Bands/Musicians:
Earl Scruggs, Sonny Osborne, JD Crowe and the late Bobby Thompson were my main influences. Today I listen to many like Sammy Shelor, Ron Stewart, Ron Block, Jim Mills, Terry Baucom, Charlie Cushman, Kenny Ingram, Steve Dilling, Kristen Scott Benson, Butch Robins, Tom Adams, Craig Smith, Scott Vestal, Bela Fleck, Rino Silden and many more.

Classified Rating: not rated
Rate this Member

Profile Info:
Visible to: Public
Created 3/29/2010
Last Visit 2/6/2015

I was mesmerized with Earl as a kid when I watched the Beverly Hillbillies (in black & white) so, I started playing in 1966. Snuffy Jenkins started me at that time. I started playing in bands in 1967. Met and played with Jim & Jesse in 1970. Met and played with Mac Wiseman in 1972. Met and played with Earl in 1973. I have played with lots of Bluegrass bands and formations through the years. Won many banjo contests and championships throughout the southeast. I played the banjo for the theme song in a movie with Gloria Loring and Bob Hope in 1973 called ''Play It Again Sam''. I was dressed as a Confederate soldier. It was quite an experience. I have started and helped many banjo players in these past decades. For years I had a band called 'Southern Expedition' and played with 'Bill Wells & The Blue Ridge Mtn. Grass' locally from W. Columbia, SC. My current and most favorite band is called 'Darlene & Reflections Of Bluegrass' based out of W. Columbia, SC. We have a 4 piece band and travel the southeast mainly. Our website is www.reflectionsofbluegrass.com

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

0.4375