my stringed instruments

I am currently determined to keep my chops in shape on 3 different instruments, all stringed. Acoustic guitar, mandolin & bass. RatherĀ thanĀ elaborate linear practice regimes, I elect to spend time regularly, just singing and playing one of the three. This is fun, natural exercise, and sometimes I even wind up writing a song. Two weeks […]

old songs that we still like

Today I am going to spend 2 hours on a river boat with my friend Cath Coombs, entertaining a party of elderly folk. We’ll be singing mostly old chestnuts that have stood the test of time, and at least for some of the time we hope they will be singing along with us. What a […]