Banjo Hangout Logo
Banjo Hangout Logo

Premier Sponsors

771
Banjo Lovers Online


MP3 Details

View howsy-bee's Homepage

howsy-bee

You must sign into your myHangout account in order to contact howsy-bee.


Music Archive  |  Playlists

howsy-bee's Music  |  Music howsy-bee Likes

Demo of 1979 Gibson RB-250 with original light tone ring

Posted by howsy-bee

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 252

Size: 2,673kb, uploaded 6/9/2015 11:02:37 PM
Genre: Bluegrass / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

I didn't use studio equipment for this demo (because I have none). Comprised of Cry of the whippoorwill, Like the weather your heart changes with each season, Banjo boy chimes, and Fireball mail.

2 comments

East Tennessee blues

Posted by howsy-bee, written by Charlie Bowman

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 78

Size: 1,781kb, uploaded 11/15/2020 10:48:52 PM
Genre: Bluegrass / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Third long-distance collaboration with my friends Bene and Jeannette (guitars) in Switzerland. A slow-paced well-known instrumental.

1 comment

Jingle Bells

Posted by howsy-bee

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 943

Size: 546kb, uploaded 12/24/2007 4:54:12 PM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

8 comments

New York chimes

Posted by howsy-bee, written by Tony Trischka

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 167

Size: 2,530kb, uploaded 9/23/2018 8:19:16 AM
Genre: Bluegrass / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Studio recording 2008/2009 with Rodeo Ranchers, a country music band well known in Switzerland, rodeoranchers.ch, with addition of Andy Waeldele, a classically trained, but extremely versatile violinist from Southern Germany who plays fiddle and mandolin on this track. I took A LOT of liberties with Tony's original banjo breaks.

3 comments

Pequeno pajaro suiza

Posted by howsy-bee

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 51

Size: 4,157kb, uploaded 11/16/2020 7:16:42 PM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Unknown/None Chosen

Off of my banjo CD from 2001. The A part of this tune comes from Papi Galan, a Paraguayan harp player who lives or lived in Switzerland. He aptly called the tune Pequeno pajaro suiza (little Swiss bird); it definitely sounds Swiss. I added the B part in a different key. Banjo(s) muted with two clothespins.

2 comments

Quand le soleil dit bonjour aux montagnes

Posted by howsy-bee, written by Harry Pease et Larry Vincent

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 67

Size: 7,165kb, uploaded 9/23/2020 11:45:03 PM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

A long-distance collaboration with my friends Bene and Jeannette who sent me a recording of them 'minus banjo' as they called it, of this Canadian French/English song, and which I gladly completed. It was a 1964 hit by Lucille Starr, who died three weeks ago.

2 comments

Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer

Posted by howsy-bee

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 307

Size: 745kb, uploaded 12/22/2007 2:14:22 PM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Other

3 comments

Sweet sunny south

Posted by howsy-bee

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 88

Size: 4,636kb, uploaded 10/6/2020 5:14:07 PM
Genre: Traditional / Playing Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)

Second long-distance collaboration with Jeannette (vocal, guitar) and Bene (guitar).

2 comments

Wheels

Posted by howsy-bee, written by Billy Vaughn

[download]  

like this

- Play count: 73

Size: 922kb, uploaded 11/8/2018 11:40:53 AM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Other

I recorded this in 2004. Tab is available at banjo-tabs.com.

2 comments

Copyright Notice:
You are allowed to post recordings of yourself performing:
- public-domain (non-copyrighted) songs
- original songs written by yourself
- songs written by someone else and licensed through ASCAP, BMI, or SESAC

Anything posted in violation of this notice may be removed by the webmaster without prior notice, and may result in your myHangout account being locked. Read complete copyright policy.

Hangout Network Help

View All Topics  |  View Categories

0.28125