Posted by carlb
- Play count: 140
Size: 2,388kb, uploaded 8/20/2020 8:11:14 AM
Genre: Old Time / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
"Jack of All Trades" is a tune I learned from Melvin Wine and has over the last five years, or so, become almost a standard in some of the jams that I play in. From the Vintage Wine cassette notes "This old tune comes from Melvin's father." I did try to find more information on the tune on line and from Drew Beisswenger, who wrote a Ph.D. thesis on Melvin, but we both came up blank.
Thursday, August 20, 2020 @8:33:07 AM
Nice old tune and a neat title and intro. It feels like something Henry Reed might have known, a good WV tune, though he probably didn’t. I don’t think I could play it that fast, but I will sure be trying.
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