"Rodney, do you have any of that course material online, yet? I could sure use a copy of those strumming patterns an when to use them? If so, we could make arrangements for you to email me some of the files? Or Dropbox or whatever. I have a Mac.…"
" On the album "Meeting on Southern Soil" by Norman Blake and Peter Ostrroushko, the song Oklahoma Redbird is an excellent example of FP Essentials Vol 1 rhythm guitar, with some great bass walks by Norman. "
Yes, I did get ""Old Time (with) Fiddle and Guitar" on iTunes. And right you are, it's now shown as a "partial album" not available. I wonder what gives there; it's not like a physical item that can be…"
"In many recordings even the best rhythm guitar is difficult to hear even with the best sound equipment. When the guitar can be heard, say on a G run (assuming that you're listening to bluegrass), latch on to the sound of the run and try to…"
"If anyone wants to be able to hear a lot of old-time fiddle music, with some great guitar playing, for Free, check out this site. There are a lot of old tunes that you can listen to, especially a lot of Riley…"
Welcome to Flatpicking Guitar Network. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do. I live in an area where there are no flatpickers and everyone scratches their heads and says what's that when I bring it up so thats what makes this site great. It gives me others to converse with and that helps keep me inspired. This site has helped me alot. Although I've played off and on for years I can only chord a little and am just learning to flatpick. I wish I had started young but better late than never. Welcome. Mike Pullen
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"I recently came across a steel string parlor guitar made by P. Benson, in Minneapolis. It's really a nice little instrument--well built, comfortable, very much like an old Martin 00-18 (mahogany, slotted headstock, pyramid bridge, ladder…"
"My gear is much better than my skill - for straight flatpickin', I play a Martin D-18 Authentic 1937. My go-to guitar for just about everything else (and it flatpicks just fine, thank you) is my Huss & Dalton D-RH with a Red Spruce top.…"
"Hey Craig. Thanks for the kind comment. The credit for this version should really go To Steve Kaufman who's arrangement it is. Good luck with your bluegrass studies, it's wonderful music and great fun to play. I look forward to…"
"Thanks Mike. I have to prove to myself that I can play the material as written but once I've done that I start to allow myself some leeway to have fun and drop in my own bits. There's not too much space to do that in SK's version of…"