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Lonesome Mama Blues - Fred van eps

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SJvohQlpTk

This is just one of my favorites of Fred Van Eps. Something about this song just speaks to me. Is there a score of his playing from this recording?

Posted by Byron Thomas on December 21, 2020 at 18:00 — 2 Comments

7 String banjo sheet music

I've been playing around with a 7 string banjo for about 6 months now and I'm am now looking for some 7 string sheet music. I'm currently working through what is available for the scan of  Ellis' Thorough School for the 6 or 7 String Banjo which is missing pages but is still a pretty solid Tutor. I already found posting with The Devil Still Pursues Her and Horace Weston's Grand March which are both great pieces if anyone ever wants to tackle them on the 7. Grand March is looking to be a…

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Posted by Byron Thomas on December 14, 2020 at 16:08 — 21 Comments

 

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The Entertainer  Scott Joplin "1902"

"thank you Ray :)) I have a little chained the recordings between my productions .. this Year of health crisis has been very complicated for all professional musicians .. so I'm trying to make up for all this lost time :)"
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"thank you very much Ian :) I worked a lot on this piece after playing it in Duet with Clarke Buehling three years ago, it was an exceptional moment :)"
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"You can't beat a good banjo march and you don't get much better than that!  Great playing. Keep them coming Anthony."
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"Thank you very much Carrie and Trapdoor2 :))"
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Anthony Derycke commented on Anthony Derycke's video
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"Thank you Thank you Ray :))"
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carrie horgan commented on Anthony Derycke's video
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"Great playing - again!  Also, your banjo has a nice twinkly sound which I like :)"
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Fun on the Wabash

"Hah! That's the way I prefer to play it. I use a lot of rubato in the first part and try to draw out an idyllic scene...then up the tempo for the dance. For some reason, this piece plays really well on the Cello Banjo. The three little bass…"
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The Ladbroke March "C.Skinner"

"Now that's a proper pace! Turns a sleeper into a rouser. Well done!"
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carrie horgan replied to carrie horgan's discussion Clifford Essex wood-hoop special for sale (UK)
"Just a nudge - this is still for sale in the UK - open to sensible offers or might trade for a shorter-scale banjo e.g 25 to 26 frets."
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thereallyniceman commented on Anurakt Scheepers's video
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Fun on the Wabash

"I really like lilting first movement the change of tempo...  great playing as usual."
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How to excel on the banjo (Emile Grimshaw) Exercises 8, 10, 11, 14, 15

"Thank you, Ian. I´ll continue sharing new videos in the future. I have a couple of ideas in mind."
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Fun on the Wabash

"Great playing - you do the triplets justice!"
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Fun on the Wabash

A composition for 5-string banjo by Parke Hunter.Parke Hunter was a famous banjo player, from a well known Bloomington family. Lived and worked in London UK ...
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carrie horgan replied to Steve Harrison's discussion The Midnight Whirl..1909..Malvin M. Franklyn & Anotol Friedland
"That's a cool tune I haven't heard before.  I think Malvin Franklyn also wrote 'Hot Chocolate', another catchy ragtime tune."
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Mississippi Rag "1897" W. H. Krell ...

"thank you very much Ian :) if you come on vacation in France in the South do not hesitate to come to register you will be my guest :)"
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The Midnight Whirl..1909..Malvin M. Franklyn & Anotol Friedland

This is an extremely good composition that is quite different from the conventional ragtime formula. I had to work hard to arrive at an arrangement that would work on banjo but I'm pleased with the end result. I was unable to obtain a title page for…See More
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thereallyniceman commented on Anthony Derycke's video
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Mississippi Rag "1897" W. H. Krell ...

"Wow, that is amazing!  I think that I want a studio like that, and wish I could play like that too! Great to see you Anthony.  Post again soon!"
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Zarana

"I loved Dave Hum playing this all those years ago, I loved Bill Ball playing it many many years ago and loved you playing this very difficult piece.  I just wish that I could play it half as well !!!!"
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