Flatpicking Guitar Network

For Fans of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine

Tom Truby
  • 72, Male
  • Hyattsville, MD
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups (1)
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Tom Truby's Friends

  • Chris Wayne Petry

Tom Truby's Groups

 

Tom Truby's Page

Gifts Received

Gift

Tom Truby has not received any gifts yet

Give Tom Truby a Gift

Latest Activity

Rick Hagen replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"Hi Tom, I'm also in the DC area. Just yesterday at my lesson with Orrin Star we were working on Norman and Tony's solos from the D18 Song. We had the audio playing on my Mac and Orrin was helping me figure out the solos. I can sort of…"
Nov 18, 2010
Dave Caouette replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"Tom, Just came across your query into playing like Norman Blake. It's been my experience that there are few who can play just like him, but some who can emmulate what he does to a pretty good degree. I agree with Steve that you are more than…"
Nov 17, 2010
Steve Blanchard replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"Tom, You need to get flatpicking lessons with someone in your area who can show you what you want to learn. You are probably a visual learner verses an audio learner. If you don't trust your ears at this juncture, you definitely need…"
Mar 11, 2010
Tom Truby and Chris Wayne Petry are now friends
Mar 28, 2009
Tom Truby replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"Mike, Thanks for getting back. My basic response is up above to capt' vic. Thanks again TT"
Mar 26, 2009
Tom Truby replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"capt' Vic Thanks for the come back. I do have a slow down software called Transcribe, that is really great. It shows the whole song in anlalog sign wave. Any section can be isloated right down to one note. Also you can slow the piece down or…"
Mar 26, 2009
Mike Mancini replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"There's a free download called Audacity available at http://audacity.sourceforge.net that also lets you slowdown a tune and loop it. That's how I learn many of my tunes. From there it's just trial and error to try to figure out how…"
Mar 26, 2009
Capt' Vic replied to Tom Truby's discussion How does he do it in the group Norman Blake Fans
"hi tom, as i mentioned to eric, i use the software called "amazing slowdowner" by www.ronimusic.com it's not too expensive , downloadable and just a wonderful tool for learning tunes. as you can both slow down tune and also form loops…"
Mar 25, 2009
Tom Truby added a discussion to the group Norman Blake Fans
Thumbnail

How does he do it

Hello everyone. I just found this site and of course immediately signed up. I'm another fan of Norman Blake. I live around the Washington, DC area and over the years have seen him in small venues a couple times.I have been flailing away on my Martin box on and off for some years, all totaled I don't see a lot of improvement. The point is I love it so much it offsets the talent part.I was wondering if you trade how he does it licks and such.For instance, I love his version of under the double…See More
Mar 25, 2009
Tom Truby joined Chad Fette's group
Thumbnail

Norman Blake Fans

This is the place for those of us who love Norman Blake! Feel free to comment on Norman's technique, albums, instruments, philosophy, concert performances, or anything else that is Norman related.
Mar 25, 2009
Tom Truby is now a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network
Mar 25, 2009

Profile Information

Favorite Flatpickers
Norman Blake, Tony Rice, Doc Warson
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Under the Double Eagle, Miller's Reel, Garfield's Hornpipe
Favorite Guitars
Martin D35, Taylor 910

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network to add comments!

Join Flatpicking Guitar Network

 
 
 

Don't Miss These!

Badge

Loading…

Latest Activity

Gary A. Apitz is now a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network
Jul 17
Raymond Simmons posted a video
Jul 2
Raymond Simmons posted a photo

THE MARKET News Radio Logo

Send Your MP3s for Airplay on SELECT Radio AT https://selectradio1.airtime.pro/TO: simmons124appleton@earthlink.net
Jul 2
Raymond Simmons posted a status
"Get Airplay! Follow SELECT Worldwide All Star Radio On Pinterest AT https://www.pinterest.com/simmons100/select-worldwide-all-star-radio/"
Jul 2
Raymond Simmons posted a status
"Read Past Issues of SELECT Playlist Magazine AT http://tinyurl.com/pastmags Get Your Airplay, Promote Your Music Career, Be A Subscriber!"
Jul 2
Raymond Simmons updated their profile
Jul 2
Steve Pottier left a comment for Robbie Kane
"stevepottier@comcast.net  sorry it took so long to get back to you!"
Jul 2
Steve Pottier is now friends with Jay Darks and Robbie Kane
Jul 2
Dale Galgozy updated their profile
Jul 1
Raymond Simmons posted a status
"Upload Your Music To Blaqspot! Register AT http://easyurl.net/a59c5 also become an affiliate Join the Profit Sharing Program to Get Paid!"
Jun 29
Profile IconRick, Hugh Jampton, Raymond Simmons and 2 more joined Flatpicking Guitar Network
Jun 29
Louis Ruoti posted a video

Jessie and Ginny Original Flatpick Solo Louis Ruoti

Progressive take on an old-timey rhythm base. Not much to it, the relationship ended quickly. Instrument; Blueridge BR 140, recorded on Zoom H-6 Handy Recorder
Jun 23
Dave Siler commented on Downtown Freddy Brown's video
Thumbnail

Wreck of the Costa Concordia

"That is some very impressive songwriting! Fantastic, Gord would love it; you should send it to him."
Jun 21
Dave Siler commented on Kelley Hatlee's video
Thumbnail

Aura Lee - Hatlee Band - Aura Lee instrumental video with lyrics

"Very nice, clean, rendition of this old civil war song, and the tone of your guitars is great! (You know that Elvis recorded this in the 1950's as "Love Me Tender?")  Wish I had  ason to pick with!"
Jun 21
Dave Siler commented on Derek's video
Thumbnail

Ragtime Annie

"This has been my favorite flatpicking/fiddle sine I first heard Doc Watson do it 55 years ago! Your rendition is more than excellent! Guess I'll just have to keep practicing until I get it right!"
Jun 21
Dave Siler commented on Derek's video
Thumbnail

Danny Boy

"Neat! I have 0015M, along with D28HVR, D35, and most recently, DR Centennial. Martin is the very best!:-)"
Jun 20

© 2017   Created by Dan Miller.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service