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BRAD MCCORD
  • 40, Male
  • Frankton, IN
  • United States
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Pickers in Central Indiana?
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I have had no luck finding out where the flat pickers in my area get together at, except for the Anderson F.O.P.. How about everyone in Indiana share what they do or where they go!  I am sure it…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by BRAD MCCORD Oct 1, 2013.

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Favorite Flatpickers
Doc Watson
Norman Blake
Goldmine Pickers
Brian Sutton
There isn't one I don't like! I like them all!
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Blackberry Blossom
Whiskey Before Breakfast
Big Sciota
Arkansas Traveler
Salt Creek

I like Stumblin' Lenny by the Goldmine Pickers.
Favorite Guitars
Taylor, Martin, Blueridge...I own a Yamaha FG700S, Blueridge BR 160,
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I love acoustic guitar and love listening to bluegrass music all day! I would love to meet up with other flat pickers in my area!
Do you have a website?
http://https://www.facebook.com/bluegrass4beginners?ref=hl
 

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At 2:29pm on November 13, 2012, Wayne said…

Brad,

 I tried to repy to your email but I couldn't get it to send, not sure why it wouldn't  send, so I replied on your wall.

"Wayne

Thanks for uploading the music!  I just found the tab for them at http://www.bluegrassguitar.com/leadtabs.html.  Your recordings sound great!   I am just starting and have memorized Blackberry Blossom.  I cannot go very fast at all with it, and I think its because I cannot alternate my picking correctly.  Just curious, do you use finger picks?  

MY Reply.
 I only use flatpicks (Wegen 1.4mm). One thing to remember is to use only downstrokes for the quater notes and upstrokes for the eighth notes (you may know that already). Once I figured that out it was alot easier.  Check out this lesson from Mickey Abraham it may help out. http://flatpick.com/lessons/july2008.html

let me know how that works out.

Wayne

At 7:39pm on November 13, 2012, BRAD MCCORD said…

Wayne,

Thanks for the link.  I will definitely check it out and let you know how it goes!

At 4:01am on November 14, 2012, Diana Ukazi said…

Hello, Am Diana, I really want to have a good friendship with you. i have something special i want to discuses with you. You can get back to me, directly to my e-mail. babydiana1988@live.com

At 8:52am on November 21, 2012, Kathy Barwick said…

hi Brad! thanks for the friend request. Nice to see you here!

At 1:56pm on November 21, 2012, Kathy Barwick said…

and I see Wayne already gave you that good advice!

At 2:09pm on November 21, 2012, BRAD MCCORD said…

I have asked Wayne a few questions also!  His advice has been fantastic as well!

At 12:33pm on November 29, 2012, ganon said…

Thanks, Brad! Glad you enjoyed them. Feel free to download (copy) any of the Jam tracks that Wayne and I have left on the comment pages.

At 6:12am on December 4, 2012, Wayne said…

Thanks Brad for the compliment.

At 6:13pm on September 5, 2013, Russell Adkins said…

Hi Brad and thanks for the info , ive been playing guitar for years  but know nothing about this flat picking stuff (bluegrass) I would love to learn it however, all my music equiptment is electric  guess id better get an acoustic  lol I know a ton of chords and scales , Im gonna give it a shot  .  Russ

At 6:52pm on September 5, 2013, Russell Adkins said…

Thanks again Brad. Russ

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