Posted by JanetB
- Play count: 471
Size: 1,221kb, uploaded 11/27/2017 9:02:23 AM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
For the old-time Tune of the Week, 11/24/17, Ida Red is also known as Down the Road. This is Tommy Jarrell's version. When I learned Down the Road it was Earl Scrugg's version. It's neat to have these two icons linked through this song. I'm playing on a brand new Randy Shelton "The Ironsides Banjo Co." mountain banjo--quite fun!
Monday, November 27, 2017 @11:57:57 AM
Like those slides Janet; your mountain banjo sounds good. I'm slowly trying to build one myself, but with few tools and a complete lack of woodworking experience it's gonna take awhile. :>|
Monday, November 27, 2017 @1:42:12 PM
Thanks, Rick. This new banjo is a gem. As lightweight as plastic. The builder, Randy Shelton is a cabinetry man boyhood to college, from college to the Navy and a cabinet business, now on to retirement and is entranced with making banjos.
Monday, November 27, 2017 @1:44:57 PM
Janet, that was great, love the mountain banjo sound and your voice matched that banjo perfect, to good.
Monday, November 27, 2017 @2:20:50 PM
Thanks, Chad. I sure like trying out different kinds of banjos.
Don Borchelt Says:
Friday, December 1, 2017 @8:02:25 AM
Very nice, janet. I believe this is the first time I have heard you sing, you should make a habit of it.
Friday, December 1, 2017 @8:04:25 AM
Thanks, Don. I put my singing to use in a few venues. But I like playing much more. :)
Sunday, December 3, 2017 @8:25:02 PM
Nice work with the fretless! Vocals pretty sweet too. Don’t know how you get anything done wasting all your time on this music foolishness 😃. I hope you know I’m kidding
Monday, December 4, 2017 @9:21:13 AM
Thank you, Greg. Artistic enjoyment is God’s gift to us!
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