Oh my gosh - Doc Watson, Tony Rice, Steve KAUFMAN!
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Blackberry Blossom, Whiskey Before Breakfast, Red Haired Boy, Old Home Place, and on and on.
Takamine (1973 model), Ovation 1861 Balladeer
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I am such a Newbie to the flatpicking world, but I love it. I happened across a Bluegrass Jam session at Banjo.com (a store at the mall) and was hooked. Now we jam every Tuesday on the square in Marietta, GA.
Last year I attended a Steve Kaufman workshop and, wow! So now I am learning to flatpick and loving every minute!
"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…"
Featuring Thomas Wakefield & Gypsy Roots with special guest! Celebrate the creative influence of legendary Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt on today’s music! This popular concert event features live music performances by the genre’s leading artists, including local favorite award-winning guitarist Thomas Wakefield & Gypsy Roots with a very special guest to be announced! Plus, meet the headliners and sharpen your skills with an exclusive hands-on guitar workshop! For more workshop…See More