my stringed instruments

I am currently determined to keep my chops in shape on 3 different instruments, all stringed. Acoustic guitar, mandolin & bass. Rather than 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 […]

the little fella

This is the last day of my short vacation in France. I dont have my 6 string with me. Instead I have my mandolin. I love both of these instruments equally. But the little 8 string is a lot easier to haul around. Often at home it gets a little neglected in the daily workout. So […]