Tony Rice, Norman Blake, Doc Watson and Bill Monroe
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Blackberry Blossom, New River Train and Flatpicker (Norman Blake)
Furch RD 32-SM, Levin model 27 Texas
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I live in sStockholm Sweden and just recently started to go deep into bluegrass and flat picking. I try to practice as much as possible. At the same time I'm learning to maneuver the mandoline. I play in a band (duo) called The Kentucky Porch Stringband. Setting is Guitar and mandolin and some harmonica.
"Ralph, I learned more from your videos in two hours last night than i have learned in the past 6 months!! Thanks so much for your very excellent efforts. All fabulous stuff, especially the cross-picking. Sie Sind Hollandisch. Sprechen Sie…"
"Have owned D28VR, (80's) D35, (70's ) 0015 (early 2000's) and recently bought DR Centennial, marking first century of Dreadnaught production. Has Martin VTS artificially aged top and braces. Greatest sound I have ever heard! I…"
"Fabulous, Louis. Pee Wee King's brother, Gene, Used to run a rare record shop in Louisville some 40 years ago. Johnnie Cash's daughter cut an album entitled "King's Record Store" Magnificent job on a great tune for…"