Clarence White, Django Reinhardt, Bill Frisell, Roger Tallroth, Doc Watson, Norman Blake, Russ Barenberg, John Doyle, Robbie Robertson, David Grier, George Shuffler, Charlie Christian, Paul Brady, Tim O'Brien, John Scofield, Riley Puckett, Tim Stafford, Jimmy Raney, Amos Garrett, Alison Brown, Larry Sparks, Tony McManus (to name just a few).
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Whatever I'm playing at the moment.
Bourgeois Country Boy Deluxe, 1956 Martin D-28, Schoenberg Standard (12-fret 00)
I first heard your arrangement of Red Apple Rag on a disk called Flatpicking Guitar Masterpieces - its one of my favs on there. Great to see you here and looking forward to meeting you next May. Cheers.
"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…"