Dan crary, Slavek Hanzlick, Beppe gambetta, Mitch Corbin
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
too many to mention....
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I am 57, French born, guitar and banjo player for 40 years and still going strong. I am retired from a French airline, been to Kaufman Kamp and intend to visit US during the festival time.I often play with my picking buddy Philippe Perrard a tremendous flatpicker!
Perhaps you remember me. We met at EWOB and had an interesting discussion about the state of the world. We had to leave in haste on Saturday night, but I would like to keep in touch with you. I sent Patrick
Peillon an email and sent your love. Bye for now, Jan Kooistra Pays-Bas
Je n'ai pas l'honneur de te connaitre mais tu as surement entendu parlé de moi car je suis dans le milieu depuis pratiquement 30 ans. J'ai enregistré un titre avec Philippe Perrard sur le CD France Bluegrass volume 2. Espérons que nous nous croisions un jour. Je joue en duo avec Dorian Ricaux sous le nom de Grasstics, essentiellement des compos et quelques reprise de Tony Rice Unit Jazz.
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…"