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Film release in all US from today!!

Hello everyoneI Introduce the movie.Starting today in the United StatesTrailer:scene I play the banjo…See More
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Joel Hooks replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"That certainly does tick all of the boxes Richard.  And you are correct, Professionals are not like any other CE model.  In my opinion, they are not like any other banjo make.  I wish we could turn up those missing BMGs between 1920…"
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John Cohen posted a discussion

Rare 11.5" Weaver for sale.

I'm selling a really great 11.5" head Weaver. It was recently  refretted with period-correct frets by Kevin Enoch and is ready to play. I'd love to see it go to a fellow classic style player - please let me know if you are interested. I'm asking…See More
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Richard William Ineson replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"I've sometimes wondered if the CE 'Professional' model was made by the Barnes Brothers as they are so unlike any other of the CE banjos. I've only seen three of the BBs banjos but they share a lot of the characteristics of the CE…"
Wednesday
Steve Harrison replied to Steve Harrison's discussion American Patrol (1885) Frank White Meacham.
"Thanks Marc, It's another of my arrangements of a tune that wouldn't necessarily be associated with classic banjo but I'm pleased with the result. You could pick and mix the bits that you wish to play rather than playing the whole…"
Wednesday
Trapdoor2 replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"I do have every intention of selling the ones I resuscitate. I have several Buckbee tubs...but they all need work (and they're still boxed up). I have this thing about selling stuff...I don't like it. Consequently I have a lot of crap…"
Tuesday
Joel Hooks replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"Marc, just sell a junky Buckbee tub.  That is "a banjo.""
Tuesday
R L Vaughn commented on Jerron Paxton's video
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"That brought a smile!  Thanks Jerron."
Tuesday
thereallyniceman commented on Jerron Paxton's video
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Climbing Rose (Tyro Mazurka)

"That is great playing Jerron. Thank you for posting... I love your style!"
Tuesday
carrie horgan replied to Brett Lowe's discussion 1891 Clifford Essex Concert Programme for sale on eBay
"It's amazing that this has survived in such good condition.  It would be great to see the full program - hope one of our US members buys it. I spotted a delightful poster advertising the Clifford Essex Banjo Team on the Saleroom stie -…"
Tuesday
Trapdoor2 replied to Steve Harrison's discussion American Patrol (1885) Frank White Meacham.
"Excellent, Steve! I would have a very hard time not giving this one a very hard swing, a la Glen Miller. I grew up with the GM version playing routinely on my parent's sound system..."
Tuesday
Trapdoor2 replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"Sell one...Hahahahah. Joel, you are a funny guy. Yes, I saw all the damage, If I were interested enough, I would make an offer (lower) rather than just buy it outright. I love large-pot banjos. They're more comfortable for me to play (usually)…"
Tuesday
Steve Harrison posted a discussion

American Patrol (1885) Frank White Meacham.

This iconic American March is currently my favourite out of all my recent march arrangements. I've taken it from an original piano arrangement in which is included Edward Berg's 'Red White And Blue'. I've trimmed it down it and have arrived at a…See More
Tuesday
Jerron Paxton posted a video

Climbing Rose (Tyro Mazurka)

Some friend asked for some easier tunes to express clear melodies and would be a good warm up for learning ragtime. The songs in 3/4 time are my favorite. Th...
Tuesday
Joel Hooks replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"Sell one, buy one.  That is the work around. I think it is a little high (like $150 too high).  The finish on the back of the neck is rough  I am confused by the damage inside the rim (how does that happen?).  The photos are…"
Tuesday
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Trapdoor2 replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex professional
"Not a bad price either. Nah...Miz Diane would lop off a limb if I bought a banjo right now. ;-)"
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1891 Clifford Essex Concert Programme for sale on eBay

I just came across this on eBay and thought someone here might be interested - if you haven't already seen it...…See More
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