The Thumbing Birds nest is for claw-hammer style banjo, all levels.
5 String Banjo Time with Stuart
An integrative all-comers banjo workshop for all levels. From gravity- fed (first time players) to experienced folks. We will learn a simple old time tune and play it at our collective levels. We will dive deeply into all aspects of achieving great banjo tone and lock in to our own rhythm. I will share my ideas with open heart and clear listening on how to achieve these goals. Come jam with me! We will be sure to have a bunch of fun together picking up some practical banjo tips.
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- One of the most in demand upright bass, and five-string banjo players on the US contradance circuit, Stuart Kenney’s regional musical interests sweep from Southwest Louisiana to Acadia. He has a long career in many traditional music genres. His interest in Quebecois music formed through the fiddling of Lisa Ornstein, and performances by La Bottine Souriante. The inclusion of French Canadian music into the living tradition of New England contradance music caught his attention early on. (more…)