Watson, Blake, Kessinger, Kaufman, JP Cormier, Gambetta. R. Brown, Kilby, Barwick, Bromberg, Cosgrove, Nunally, Gantt, Breeze to name a few
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Arkansas Traveler, Big Sciota, Bill Cheatham, Lonesome Fiddle Blues, Big Sandy, Cold Frosty Morning, Jerusalem Ridge, Ookpik Waltz. Ashokan Farewell, Midnight On The Water, Salt Creek, Cookoo's Nest, just to name a few
Collins, Martins, Fender Tele
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I've been playing for about four years and am trying to get my fiddle tune speed up....may die trying....but loving every minute of practice and have become a heavy-duty jamoholic! By profession, I am a Licensed Massage Therapist who specializes in musician's soft tissue injury rehabilitation! I began my full-time massage practice in 1990. I also love to kayak on the Susquehanna and putt around on my Suzuki SV1000.
Hey Kathy, thanks for getting back and adding me! I am looking forward to meeting and jamming with you, but can't make Wilmington tonight. When you get a chance, email me with a few more details on the jam at Starbucks in West Grove. I hope to be there 1st Friday in December. Excellent job on the page!
Found a solution to an often mentioned problem when having installed a piezo type bridge plate pickup transducer. The consensus of several Internet responders who have done this is that while the sound from strings 2 through 6 is good, the high e-string is way too quiet with no real ring, sustain, etc. Some have suggested moving the transducer for that string away from a brace, Adding a 4th transducer, a not so easy job, etc.I recently installed a JJB pickup (jjbelectronics) in a 40 year old…See More
I play two-thirds of a guitar. I have some wrist issues with fretting the 6th string. I enjoy finger picking but have been an avid follower of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine for about 6 years. I find Dan Huckabee's beginners arrangements great for the bari-uke. I have also found much of Adam Granger's work suits my DGBE tuning.I once took a class from Dan Miller in Palo Alto, California and he told me that his daughter was playing the baritone uke. I have e-mailed Adam about his new FGM…See More
"I have a left handed Blue Chip TAD 3R 40 pick and I find it a great pick to use, no scraping and quick on the strings. The only problem is that the tone is quite bass-y which is great for lead picking or Mandolin but not so good for rhythm…"