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http://levysheetmusic.mse.jhu.edu/index.html   I don't know whether any of you know of this resource.   It is an archive of music held [ I…

Started by Paul Tombs in Uncategorized

1 Feb 13, 2010
Reply by Rob MacKillop

Transition to playing without nails.

Hello everyone, I've been playing more classic banjo in recent years, but have gone back and forth as to how much fingernail I want to use…

Started by Greg Adams in Uncategorized

5 Feb 2, 2010
Reply by James Tyler

Early Banjoists on Recordings

It occured to me that, although some of us older players probably have some of the few issues on CDs of banjo players from the 1890s to ca.…

Started by James Tyler in Uncategorized

2 Jan 28, 2010
Reply by Jody Stecher

Not classic, but funny anyway.

This was posted on the Banjo Hangout by a bluegrasser. I got a kick out of it.

Started by Joel Hooks in Uncategorized

3 Jan 11, 2010
Reply by Russ Chandler

Two Finger Classic Style Banjo!

On page 4 of "Observations on the Banjo and Banjo Playing," I ran across this... Because one performer uses only two fingers and thumb in…

Started by Joel Hooks in Uncategorized

2 Jan 11, 2010
Reply by Rob MacKillop

Stewart's " The Minstrel Banjoist"

Ladies and gentleman, this interesting work is now available to download on my website. I'd love to here your thoughts on it. http://www.…

Started by Joel Hooks in Uncategorized

11 Jan 11, 2010
Reply by Joel Hooks

Alfred Cammeyer and Arthur Sullivan.

As a Gilbert and Sullivan enthusiast I've always wondered if multi-instrumentalist Arthur Sullivan played the banjo. The following message…

Started by Carl Anderton in Uncategorized

4 Dec 27, 2009
Reply by David Wade

Mystery solved and 7 pages of music posted

Hello and Merry Christmas all. Marc Smith is having computer limitations for a few more weeks and asked me to post all the orchestral parts…

Started by Jody Stecher in Uncategorized

0 Dec 24, 2009

Banjo Orchestra question

Hi gang, I've just received a new bit of music from Mr. S.S.Stewart: "Schottische 'Ecstacy'" This is a "Banjo Orchestra piece with sheets…

Started by Trapdoor2 in Uncategorized

8 Dec 23, 2009
Reply by Jody Stecher

Classic Banjo and Folk Music

Spinning this on from another thread where David Wade reported Robb Murch pointing out that the Classic Style has nothing to do with folk m…

Started by Russ Chandler in Uncategorized

7 Dec 23, 2009
Reply by Jody Stecher

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