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Louis Ruoti (http://www.flatpickit.com) flatpicks this old fiddle tune with a bunch of variations on the melody. Thanks to Dave for the backup track (http://...

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Comment by Louis Ruoti on July 17, 2013 at 12:23am

I tried to "fiddle" with the melody, harmonics, and timing on this one, just hoping to share ideas and offer some different perspectives some of you might be able to use. It's my summer version:)

Comment by Joe Flatpicker on July 17, 2013 at 4:03pm

Hey, very nice stuff...thanks.

Comment by Louis Ruoti on July 17, 2013 at 5:52pm

Thanks very much Joe...Checked out your recent medley entry which also deserves a thumbs-up!

Comment by Bill Startz on August 8, 2013 at 12:47pm
very nice !
Comment by Louis Ruoti on August 8, 2013 at 2:04pm

Many thanks Bill :)

Comment by Jeff Morrison on October 29, 2013 at 2:45pm
Very, very nice! Really great take on one of my favorite fiddle tunes.
Comment by Louis Ruoti on October 29, 2013 at 3:36pm

Thanks a million Jeff. Other than the music itself, there's nothing more satisfying to a flatpicker than to be appreciated:)


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