mp3 download This is a fun modal tune in D that I learned on banjo. On this recording I also have guitar, mandola, mountain dulcimer, bodhran, and hambone. And here is a painting by Van Gogh of a girl in a garden. Could it be Sally…?
mp3 download I learned this one from Dwight Diller who got it from the Hammonses. I forget the whole story but I think that someone died and this particular person wanted some music played at his graveside. So a friend of his sat an overnight vigil at his grave and played this song all … Continue reading Dead Man’s Piece – banjo, mandolin, guitar, and harmonium
How can we prepare our kids to enjoy music for the rest of their lives? Do you ever wish you played a musical instrument more often these days? Do you ever regret not having learned to play the guitar at an early age, or not keeping up with your skills on the piano or other … Continue reading Making Music a Lifetime Affair