Posted by NMD
- Play count: 371
Size: 1,676kb, uploaded 8/15/2009 7:36:36 AM
Genre: Unknown/None Chosen / Playing Style: Other
It's a quiet Saturday morning here in Winnipeg. The sky is overcast and it's forecast to rain all weekend. Seemed like a nice opportunity to play my banjo and try recording a track. This arrangement is from Jens Kruger's Homespun DVD. Hope I've played it OK.
Saturday, August 15, 2009 @8:35:48 AM
Beautiful, Love the sound with the mute. What mute do you use? Again , very nice!!!
Saturday, August 15, 2009 @9:52:06 AM
lovely job, nicely jazzy sounding!
Saturday, August 15, 2009 @9:59:44 AM
Dale, I'm using a viola mute . . . nothing fancy or expensive. I cut the inside "legs" out (it was made for a 4 stringed instrument) and carved two notches in the ends to help it fit over the bridge.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 @2:48:09 AM
Nestor, thats as good as i have ever heard that tune played, inspired by your recent banjo camp no doubt you sure do it justist........congratulations on a fine piece of work.......Joe
Sunday, August 16, 2009 @9:44:15 AM
Laurence Diehl Says:
Monday, August 17, 2009 @8:26:15 AM
EXCELLENT! I always liked that tune. Very nice arrangement, nicely played! And a clever use of the mute - instead of killing the tone, it added a nice softness to it that made it sound almost guitar-like. Let's hear some more!
Don Borchelt Says:
Sunday, August 23, 2009 @4:51:05 AM
Fine playing, Nestor, well done.
Sunday, August 23, 2009 @11:17:41 AM
Thanks, Laurence and Don!
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