#gourdbanjo

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Been having a blast with this @menziesartstruments gourd banjo! This is the #btotw Cold Frosty Morning chosen by @cumberland_banjos
#gourdbanjo #banjo #oldtimebanjo #clawhammerbanjo

Oh Susanna on the Salad Bowl Fretless Banjo tm #minstrelbanjo #fretlessbanjo #gourdbanjo #stephenfoster

Don't really play slide much but thought I'd throw it in on the gourd banjo. #gourdbanjo #mountainbanjo #banjo #handmadeinstruments

It's getting weird in here #gourdbanjo

Ken & Brad Kolodner - "The Swift House" LIVE on WAMU's Bluegrass Country
Watch the video at YouTube.com/BluegrassCountry

@kenkolodner @bradkolodner @alexlacquement @charmcityjunction
#gourdbanjo #mbira #baltimoremusic #dcmusic

The amazing Cedric Watson on the Gourd Banjo!!!
#Repost @lisetalea with @repostapp.
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Cédric Watson in the studio with his Gourd Banjo #cedricWatson #gourdBanjo #neworleansmusic #neworleanslocals

I got me a Menzies! Been an admirer of @menziesinstruments banjos for over a decade and his instruments were an early influence on my builds (they still are). Love it. #gourdbanjo #fretless #custombanjo

Gourd Vance banjo from a while back. A beautiful local Redwood neck on a nice looking gourd. Sounded and played fantastic...
#vancebanjos #custombanjo #gourdbanjo #redwood #humboldt

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Drew out the neck profile on a thick hunk of bubinga wood for the banjo I'm building. Ready to cut! #gourdbanjo #instrumentbuilding #woodworking

Left and right #gourdbanjo

A 45 year break between Yolk rehearsals was good: we all played better than earlier!
#yolk #blues #ragtime #yolk #pepeahlqvistharp #gourdbanjo #bluesharp #bluesmandolin

Just put 2 hairy white hides on this 32in scale bottle gourd banjo cello made for my sweetie @mmz817

Local cherry
Cocobolo
Quilted maple
#banjo #gourdbanjo #fretless banjo #handmade
#virginiayall#theweedeaters
#leggettbanjos

Curly Koa natural edge headstock on #9 #gourdbanjo #handmade #virginia #charlottesville #koawood #koa #headstock #fretless #banjo #oldtime # banjo # claw hammer#

#tbt Here's a little ditty by the Ken & Brad Kolodner Trio from their show in May 2016. Come out to see them with Charm City Junction on May 13 at Barns of Rose Hill! #dulcimer #uprightbass #gourdbanjo #tradmusic #supportlocalartists #livemusic #barnsofrosehill #berryvilleva #clarkecountyva

Sunday 🌱 I slept in until 11 am for the first time in years. Then, I was greeted by a warm plate of food made by a kind hearted woman I call my mum. Feeling lucky to be living today. Feeling well enough to take up singing and dancing through these halls.

It's getting weird in here #gourdbanjo

Completed "Strum Strumpf" on the way to Laurent Dubois at Duke University where it'll be used for his Musical Passage project (www.Musicalpassage.org).
They'll be using this banjo to record the earliest transcribed music for a new world banjo type instrument. My reproduction based on an image in the same 1701 book the music was published in and is pretty faithful to what the original would've been like, though I modified it to make it easier to play. . Swipe left for more: 1. Front and side view // 2. Detail of soundhole and tacks // 3. Drawing from Sloane's Voyage to Jamaica //4. @kgadz twisting horse hairs to make strings // 5. Gourd in process with untrimmed tacks // #banjobuilder #luthier #gourdbanjo #dropthumbsnotbombs #historicinstruments #oldtimebanjo #banjohistory #blackbanjo

"Sound as a Sculptural Medium" Edna Manley College of Visual and Performing Arts, Kingston, Jamaica. #gourdbanjo #instituteofjamaica #sculpture #jamaica #oldtimemusic #reggae #emcvpa #caribbeanart #caribbean, #art #music

"Sound as a Sculptural Medium" Edna Manley College of Visual and Performing Arts, Kingston, Jamaica. #gourdbanjo #instituteofjamaica #sculpture #jamaica #oldtimemusic #reggae #emcvpa #caribbeanart #caribbean, #art #music

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