Clarence White, Doc Watson, Russ Barenberg, David Grier, Bryan Sutton
Martin, Wayne Henderson, Custom builders, I like playing ones that I have built
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I started flatpicking guitar in about 1981 when I lived in the Bay area in California. I took some lessons and for years I played a lot and then played almost none at all. Several years ago on a whim I built my first guitar. I have been absolutely hooked ever since. I strive to make each guitar better than the last one I built. I admire people who's work inspires me and causes me to reach for a higher level of craftsmanship. I am also inspired when I hear truly wonderful music come out of a wooden box. Especially one I built.
"Let me know when you're in or around Central VA. I'm pretty close to Charlottesville. We can play some John Denver and Croce for old time sake, and I'd be happy to provide some back-up rhythm or 5 string on some of the…"
This group is for members who are working with the 8-Volume Flatpicking Essentials course written by Dan Miller and Tim May. This is the place to meet others who are working with the course and share your arrangements.See More
My first Carbon was an Adamas.I currently play a Rainsong Dred.I discovered carbon Guitars 2 years ago in a local Guitar store and purchased one within a month. I played my first RainSong Dred about a year later and bought that one.I watched Scott Nygards reviews on you tube and that kinda got me searching.Anyone else play the fakes?See More