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  • Franklin Taggart
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  • Dave Nachmanoff
  • Dan Forney
  • Lincoln Meyers

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Favorite Flatpickers
tim stafford, scott nygaard, david grier, russ barenberg, my friends tony watt, tom espinola, ben pearce, marcy marxer, matt arcara, joe simpson, brennan gilmore and on and on like that.
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
beautiful old time tunes
Favorite Guitars
i play a collings OM-2H and have a parlor guitar on order from Outlier Stringed Instruments
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
i love to play guitar and mandolin.

Comment Wall (11 comments)

At 6:36am on September 25, 2008, Marcy Marxer "Iona Martin" said…
Hey, Avril!
Glad to see you here! You're a great addition to the network!

Yer Pickin' Pal,
At 4:04pm on October 27, 2008, Robert Shafer said…
Avril, thanks for the add and the comments. it was a pleasure meeting you and hearing you play! Robert
At 1:09pm on December 18, 2008, Andy B. said…
Longtime no see!!!
Have a great Holiday season and a Happy New Year...
Andy B.
At 6:16am on January 31, 2009, Ben Pearce said…
hi avril, just a reminder that Joe Val is 'round the corner.
At 8:20am on January 31, 2009, Lincoln Meyers said…
Avril, how are you? it's funny cause i was just talking about you the other day, how awesomely cool you are... I plan on going to JV and look forward to hanging if yer gonna be there, hope so.....
At 6:17am on February 25, 2009, Lincoln Meyers said…
Hi Avril, it was was a blast to hang and pick with you at JV you sound great. The mp3's you sent didn't make it...??? Do you remember which ones they were and try again, they were really cool tunes....
I hope you're doing good,
At 7:38am on May 17, 2009, Lincoln Meyers said…
Thanks Avril, a little nervous for the first gig and all but it's coming together....
I hope you are well,

At 5:18pm on June 17, 2009, ROSS EDWARDS said…
hey!! nice profile!! check me out!! ross :) x
At 2:03pm on October 19, 2009, Stephen P. Johnson said…
Enjoyed seeing you pick with Frank at the Eastern Market. Your chord vocabulary is larger than many flatpickers and you seem pretty confortable up the neck.
At 12:15pm on April 1, 2010, Ben Pearce said…
hey hey! are you in DC not this weekend but the next? i am coming through and want to play some tunes!

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