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Waiting for the Boatsman

Posted by JanetB


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- Play count: 1179

Size: 835kb, uploaded 1/3/2015 1:07:02 PM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time

Learned for the old-time Tune of the Week, the story behind this tune is that it's one Melvin Wine learned by hearing his mother sing this hymn. Now the lyrics are most gone, but the melody is still shared. Check out the current Tune of the Week:

6 comments on “Waiting for the Boatsman”

VancePants Says:
Saturday, January 3, 2015 @7:02:22 PM

Very nice JB... a light, breezy tune played just right.

dulcimer Says:
Sunday, January 4, 2015 @2:24:47 AM

High JanetB! I really like your playing you have talent! I wish I could play like that
Regards Gary :-)

rickhayes Says:
Sunday, January 4, 2015 @10:32:49 AM

Agree with gents above.

JanetB Says:
Sunday, January 4, 2015 @5:40:40 PM

Thank you, gentlemen. You have a creative way with words--breezy tune, balanced tone-- as well as with banjo.

Don Borchelt Says:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @10:24:39 AM

Nicely played, Janet, very lyrical picking.

guitarman8491 Says:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @11:03:54 AM

Janet wonderfully played..very nice tune.

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