A superb selection of restored     recordings featuring fingerstyle banjo played in the "Classic Style"

www.classicbanjoradio.com

Forum

Happy Birthday to ME and a SPECIAL THANK YOU ! 1 Reply

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 on Wednesday.

South Car'lina Tickle (1898)....Adam Geibel

Started by Steve Harrison in Classic Banjo on Monday.

Special XX For Sale 7 Replies

Started by John Cohen in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 on Monday.

NEW , IMPROVED, TUTOR BOOK ADDED! 11 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Eric Womersley on Monday.

Alabama Shuffle (1910)...Roy Barton 6 Replies

Started by Steve Harrison in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Steve Harrison on Monday.

Blackville Society (1899)...Bernard Franklin 2 Replies

Started by Steve Harrison in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Steve Harrison May 17.

Jazzbo's Holiday 4 Replies

Started by John Cohen in Classic Banjo. Last reply by John Cohen May 15.

AT LAST America adopts the C Notation 3 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 May 14.

The Works of Joe Morley... NEW to Classic Banjo Ning 22 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by thereallyniceman May 13.

That's A Plenty (1914)..Lew Pollack 3 Replies

Started by Steve Harrison in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 May 12.

Hosea Easton

Started by Ray Jones in Classic Banjo May 12.

OVER 2O NEW MORLEY TRACKS ADDED !! 5 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by F. Chris Ware May 12.

Frank Converse's Simplified Banjo Method 2 Replies

Started by John Cohen in Classic Banjo. Last reply by John Cohen May 11.

Morley's Bath Folio 13 Replies

Started by Shawn McSweeny in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Richard William Ineson May 11.

Joe Morley Project... behind the scenes. 8 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 May 10.

More Ragtime? I love it :-) 10 Replies

Started by thereallyniceman in Classic Banjo. Last reply by F. Chris Ware May 9.

Shout out to Shawn McSweeny... 2 Replies

Started by Trapdoor2 in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 May 9.

Ragtime video 41 Replies

Started by carrie horgan in Classic Banjo. Last reply by Trapdoor2 May 8.

La Pa Ma La (1895)...Ernest Hogan

Started by Steve Harrison in Classic Banjo May 6.

Blog Posts

Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild

Just in from the "wild" and right up your alley:  Found a rare American Pathé of John Pidoux / Thomas Malin that might be of interest:   

Pathé 22055   ca. January 1919  

John Pidoux:   "A Plantation Episode"  (Grimshaw)  mx.…

Continue

Posted by Brad Kay on May 21, 2015 at 20:30 — 7 Comments

Pré War or not ?

DO NOT have the Renova  SN tables

Posted by marc dalmasso on March 12, 2015 at 22:38 — 3 Comments

 

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Latest Activity

Kym Anderson is now a member of Classic Banjo
4 hours ago
Trapdoor2 commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"Oh heck. Done. I'll send it all in to Ian; dots and TAB. Don't have a 2nd or piano part. Neat piece in 6/8 time. Not esp. difficult, nothing above the 10th fret Cmaj chord. Of course, it gets really tough if you want to play it up to…"
17 hours ago
Trapdoor2 commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"Got 'em. Going onto the "to-do" list."
20 hours ago
Trapdoor2 commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"I do like Pidoux... "The Darkies Delight" is a hoot. I think I have a recording of Pidoux playing it. I need to go look for the dots...  "
yesterday
thereallyniceman commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"Players added for you Brad.... very impressive recording quality! "
yesterday
thereallyniceman commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"Yes Brad, Your links in the blog post failed here, so I assumed that you had included a faulty weblink to the files in your post. ... but if you have the MP3 recordings and want to send them to me, that would be ideal and I will add a player for…"
yesterday
Brad Kay commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"I do not understand "URL."  Can I submit the two tracks to you directly, and you put them in my posts?   "
yesterday
thereallyniceman commented on Brad Kay's blog post Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild
"Hi Brad, It appears that your links to the recordings are faulty and have been removed. You can email me correct details for the link to the recordings and I will re-add them for you. Ian"
yesterday
Brad Kay posted a blog post

Pathé 22055 Discovered in the Wild

Just in from the "wild" and right up your alley:  Found a rare American Pathé of John Pidoux / Thomas Malin that might be of interest:   Pathé 22055   ca. January 1919  John Pidoux:   "A Plantation Episode"  (Grimshaw)  mx. A79785Thomas Malin:  "The…See More
yesterday
Tom Gocze commented on Tom Gocze's photo
Thumbnail

Fifth String

"Will get it soon. Had a surgery yesterday. Out of ten or so banjos, it is my go to one. It is rather light and has a 12" pot. Cannot play it while recuperating. But can take photos soon!"
Wednesday
Trapdoor2 replied to thereallyniceman's discussion Happy Birthday to ME and a SPECIAL THANK YOU !
"Wow, that is a neat b-day present! Congratulations! (and happy birthday!) ===Marc"
Wednesday
thereallyniceman posted a discussion

Happy Birthday to ME and a SPECIAL THANK YOU !

This is a quick post to say thank you to those who sent me birthday messages today!I am humbled to receive such nice comments "about my age" and the website :-)A special HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Remi Dalmasso too... keep practising Remi, and remember all…See More
Wednesday
Jody Stecher commented on Tom Gocze's photo
Thumbnail

Fifth String

"The details of this banjo are lovely. Have you got photos that show the whole front and whole back?  I feel like one of those legendary Elephant Examiners. "
Tuesday
Tom Gocze posted photos
Tuesday
Steve Harrison posted a discussion

South Car'lina Tickle (1898)....Adam Geibel

When I first heard the piano midi It sounded to me just like a banjo tune being played on piano (including the rolls).…See More
Monday
Trapdoor2 replied to John Cohen's discussion Special XX For Sale
"The pound is dropping off quite a bit compared to the dollar lately...might be a good time to buy!"
Monday
Jason Smith posted a video

GBYP 2014 - Jason Smith “Alabama Hoedown”

Jason Smith performs “Alabama Hoedown” by Thomas Armstrong. From a performance at the 2014 Great Big Yam Potatoes Old-Time Music Gathering at Historic Jeffer...
Monday
Eric Womersley replied to thereallyniceman's discussion NEW , IMPROVED, TUTOR BOOK ADDED!
"Hello Hal Thanks for that. This is book 2 but it has only the study pieces. No exercises or introductory stuff. Useful though as I won't now need to transpose. Eric "
Monday
Hal Allert replied to thereallyniceman's discussion NEW , IMPROVED, TUTOR BOOK ADDED!
"I just checked my classic banjo website and there is a PDF of Weidt's Elementary Studies along with a Zip file of all the songs in MIDI. The book is in C notation. Has anyone checked it out?"
Monday
John Cohen replied to John Cohen's discussion Special XX For Sale
"Exactly!  Somebody go save this thing! "
Monday
 
 
 

NEW Project featuring compositions by the “Lightning Player”
Joe Morley

View the scores while you play the audio of his amazing works!

Events

© 2015   Created by thereallyniceman.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service