Below are some tabs for some nice G runs that sound great in bluegrass music. I will post a video of me playing them, even without that the tabledit software makes it capable to listen to the Midi. I have them split into four exercises I discuss in more detail below. Ex 1. I took […]
This is the first recording in a series of backtracks I will be posting to my site. The tracks are meant to be played along to as practice for musicians tackling any instrument. I am in 440 tuning at 96bp, playing the song “Sweet Georgia Brown,” in the key of F which cromatically walks down […]
I have recently been exploring classical music arranged on the mandolin. Here is me playing Bach’s Bouree on one mandolin.
This is a tune written by David Grisman. The Dawg’s music is so unique he got his own genre, and he deserve’s it. This is a more traditional sounding tune.
Here is one track from The Heel Toe Express live show last Saturday night. Patrick Haynes playing Stand-up bass myself on mandolin, Andy on guitar, Jody on banjo, Ellie on Fiddle, and Ian on drums. This is a cover of a Peter Rowan song I first heard him play with Old and in the way. […]
I have enjoyed playing songs written by Townes Van Zandt since the first time I heard him. He does not waste a word or chord in his songs. Simple, true, timeless, often bittersweet or downright sad music. Here I play one track with guitar and vocals and a mandolin track.