Posted by Clawdan
- Play count: 2027
Size: 2,595kb, uploaded 11/8/2008 2:39:36 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
I recorded this today (11/8/08) on my imac with Vega Deering Tub-a-phone using audacity (the program [;)] for this week's Tune of the Week. As you listen through, you will find that there are actually 2 versions combined in one. The more common one is first, but in the second, which I got from playing it with Bruce Molsky (historical reference on the way, it's not new to Bruce) you will notice the transition to a 4 chord halfway through the first measure and also at the START of the B part. Though it took me a while to reconcile it in my head, I find it a pretty cool variation. You are free or course, to play as you will. Just remember, if you want to play nice with others, you'll have to find common ground.
Don Borchelt Says:
Saturday, November 8, 2008 @4:00:27 PM
This is great. I especially like the second variation of the first version that you play twice before you play the second version that almost sounded like a whole new tune to me. Or should I have said the first variation. Very nice.
Wednesday, November 12, 2008 @2:26:59 PM
Lovely! makes me wish yet again, that I could hurry up and achieve some level of competence on BG playing so that I can start having a go at clawhammer too.
Friday, November 14, 2008 @11:47:45 AM
That is wonderful you are an inspiration !
Sunday, November 16, 2008 @3:07:07 PM
Sweeeet! You can really make that fiddle sing!
Thank you so very much.
Ozarkian DL Says:
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 @4:47:52 PM
NOW.....if'n I cud reach ur peak'o playin....I'z be sittin on Mt. Everest.
Big Dan Says:
Sunday, March 1, 2009 @4:09:19 PM
Mate, that was fantastic. Thanks for all your help- and inspiration.
Sunday, December 5, 2010 @3:45:34 PM
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