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Favorite Flatpickers
Scott Nygaard, David Grier, Robin Kessinger, Norman Blake, Doc Watson, Avril Smith, Tim Stafford, Bryan Sutton, Sean Watkins, Chris Thile, Tom Espinola
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Red Haired Boy, Half Past Four, Elzic's Farewell, Down in the Swamp, Salt Creek, Jerusalem Ridge, Crazy Creek, All Young......
Favorite Guitars
I have a Taylor 25th Anniversary 310 all mahogany. Dreaming of a Dan Crary Taylor.
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I've come late to flatpicking but find it more enjoyable than any other style I've played. I always wanted to learn how but put it off until about 10 years ago. I've never had as much satisfaction from music. For the past several years I hosted a flatpicking group at my house every Sunday afternoon for several years. Our focus was primarily learning tunes, with a secondary purpose of learning how to improvise.
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Free Download - Fiddle Tunes - Basic Chords & Melodies TAB and Standard Notation, New Class Available

I've recently made available all of the lead sheets we used in the Flatpicking class that met at my home in Silver Spring. It's a free download and you can find the link to it on my web site. There are definitely some mistakes to be found, but overall I think you might find these helpful in learning some tunes. there are a few that I haven't found anywhere else that I transcribed so it's worth a look. PDF files, total download is 2MB. There are approximately 70 tunes. Link here: …


Posted on March 17, 2011 at 11:06am — 1 Comment

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