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Help with Old Time Jam
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Wing Feb 17, 2010.

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Curtis Olson left a comment for David Burns
"Hopping up and down to Ten Year's Gone here on Saint Paddy's Day!  Thanks for the tunes."
Mar 17, 2011
Curtis Olson left a comment for Rick Gondella
"Hi Rick.  Thank you for being a friend.  Traveled down the road and back again.Your heart is true, you're a pal and a confidant."
Mar 13, 2011
Curtis Olson and Rick Gondella are now friends
Mar 13, 2011
Jim Wing replied to Curtis Olson's discussion Help with Old Time Jam
"Yeah, Kerry. You found a nice way to say what I was trying to communicate. (Dang winter demon keeps finding new ways to get me!)"
Feb 17, 2010
Curtis Olson replied to Curtis Olson's discussion Help with Old Time Jam
"OMG the tuning was bad at that jam! Don't tell them I said that. And it was not all that bouncy, it seemed kind of slow to me. I surmised it was because with that many people, and it being a brand new jam where the folks were not yet familiar…"
Feb 17, 2010
Jim Wing replied to Curtis Olson's discussion Help with Old Time Jam
"When I'm playing with Old-Timies, I think of the guitar's sound as a river that floats the sounds of the other instruments. Not a flat, valley-bottom river, but a bouncy mountain stream. I imagine a room full of dancers that hear the…"
Feb 17, 2010

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Favorite Flatpickers
You gotta love Kenny Smith.
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Alabama Traveler, Devil's Dream, Salt Creek, Turkey in the Straw, the list goes on.
Favorite Guitars
Other than a D28, The one I'm building in my basement (long way to go yet)
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
Nah, ya'll don't want to hear my boring story.

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At 2:55pm on November 7, 2008, David Burns said…
Hi Curtis

Thanks so much for the kind words--glad you were able to derive some enjoyment out or our stuff. Hope all is well out in your neck of the woods.

Best to you,
Dave
At 1:29pm on February 6, 2009, Dirk Johnson said…
Hi Curtis...
Thanks for finding me. Who else is local in here. Ray got me into this.
At 4:14pm on March 22, 2009, Dan Miller said…
Curtis,
Thanks for joining the Flatpicking Essentials group!
Dan

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