Posted by JanetB, written by Trevor Stuart
- Play count: 153
Size: 1,376kb, uploaded 12/13/2019 2:18:29 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
For the Tune of the Week, 12/13/19, Henry King (d. 1856 - 1914) is the many-great grandfather of the talented composer, Trevor Stuart, who passed away but is survived by his brother Travis. They honored their ancestor and educated us a bit about their family history (you can read the liner note in the TOTW thread). The tune has a familiar first part and is then new to me. I chose cello banjo to make the fingering easier in a tuning equivalent to double C.
Friday, December 13, 2019 @6:53:21 PM
Like it on the CB Janet, and really nice playing.
Friday, December 13, 2019 @7:10:09 PM
Lovely melody, and the low register sounds great. I don’t believe that your nimble fingers ever age. Jealous!
Friday, December 13, 2019 @7:13:19 PM
Thanks, Rick. Secret, Greg: play more slowly.
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