Posted by Tom Berghan
- Play count: 3563
Size: 1,552kb, uploaded 11/23/2009 9:24:06 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
Tom Berghan, Based on the song originally by Pee Wee King and his Golden West Cowboys. Recorded November 23, 2009 Fretless Banjo by luthier Jason Romero
chip arnold Says:
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 @6:08:43 AM
As good as I've ever heard the tune. Really, really good. Thanks for posting this.
Tuesday, December 8, 2009 @5:17:41 AM
You did an excellent job with this. I really like your playing and your version of this tune.
Don Borchelt Says:
Saturday, April 3, 2010 @5:06:50 AM
This proves beyond reasonable doubt that Bonaparte's Retreat must be played fretless to be truly realized. This old tune is full of quick little musical wisecracks, and you have nailed the feeling of it perfectly. A fine performance.
Saturday, April 3, 2010 @7:40:52 AM
The banjo... as a singing voice...
With all its emotion.
Rob MacKillop Says:
Sunday, April 4, 2010 @11:18:04 PM
Tom, that is a really special sound, warm, full-bodied, just like the player!
Sunday, May 2, 2010 @10:46:24 AM
Lovely Slides ,really Dynamic feel, but the little streaches are killer
Monday, June 7, 2010 @5:25:24 PM
fine job there tom
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