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What is the best method to tie strings to a no-knot tailpiece? I have a banjo which came strung with nylaguts and I want to replace the fourth with a silverwound (however, it looks too narrow!). Or…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Pär Engstrand 21 hours ago.
I've previously used Chris Sands nylon strings but I can't find them now. I have one set of mediums left but I think my current ones are Chris Sands lights. I tried to restring with Clifford Essex…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by carrie horgan Nov 1, 2019.
Hello - just asking for help on alternate picking in Queen of the Burlesque. In the first measure, there are two triplets and I am finding the fingering difficult on the second one. The section I am…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by carrie horgan Jun 25, 2019.
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I have been a way for a while - I got distracted trying to learn some AJ Weidt pieces on the tenor banjo - but I now have the itch to start playing the 5-string banjo again.
I thought I'd share some Playlists I created on YouTube for Sunday listening/watching: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLb6ujCgXt0SQrmdTyZ3WOJqLe2h2HxeYJ
Here is another one which is more ragtime…Continue
Posted on November 5, 2017 at 9:00
A pretty little tune - this is the Herbert J Ellis version (but with the Dobson intro). Hope you like this one, Ian (our resident Bell Ringer)
Edit by Ian:
I have added a Music player for Carrie's recording.
Very nice indeed Carrie, and a nice sounding banjo too. You sound better than my Handbell Ringing Team…Continue
Posted on November 1, 2014 at 15:00 — 8 Comments