"Yep, As Dave says there is already a Joe Morley website with piles of information about the "Master".
There seems little point duplicating the information on here. There is a link to Dave's site on our WORKS OF JOE MORLEY page. The…"
"Consensus? You want consensus with banjo players!?!?
Good luck! ;-)
I have a couple of the FF Professionals with the doughnut ring (and internal resonator) and I like 'em a lot. However, I've never played one fitted with gut/nylon…"
"Thanks for that Marc..The amount of work that Richard must have done to put that lot together deserves everyone's admiration and thanks. Too many tunes and not enough time is my greatest fear. I may get through most of them before my toes curl…"
"He couldn't tell me...not a banjo person. It was round on one end...
Somebody (Eli or Madeline or...) found that she was an ABF member and was mentioned in one of the newsletters early on. I think she passed on in 1964. Her sheet music…"
"Cool! Glad Ian has posted it...I've been using it for years as a reference when I had "questions".
When I was first interested in Classic Banjo, I went looking for 'period' tutors and started buying as many variations of the…"
"Hi Jody, I think you will really like this one. There is no comparison to the current Mel Bay book. Completely different book.
This book is really something! As far as I am concerned the Mel Bay is good for leaning the basics of…"
"Random tests to view other tutors are successful but when I try to view this one I get the following message
You don't have permission to access /files/TUTORBOOKS/Bradbury_Modern_Method.pdf on this server.
Additionally, a 404 Not…"
"Thanks Ian, this is a very intense book and the exercises teach good skills.
Steve may find the section on page 81 "Analysis of chords from piano parts" of use.
Another interesting part is on page 50 "Special uses of the 5th string in…"