Mississippi Delta Frizz

slide show with seven portraits shot by my wife:

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I like to play finger style acoustic guitar inspired by the old blues masters of the Mississippi Delta 1920-1940. Listen to some of my audio tracks at https://soundcloud.com/fingerstyle_guitar or watch some videos uploaded to flickr.com at http://www.flickr.com/photos/frizztext/sets/72157632490396721/
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P.S.:
compare four other guitars I liked to play on:

Biography
Born 1945, I was interested to discover what happened BEFORE I could join the party. I fell in love with the old guitarists listening to records from 1920-1940.
watch, if you like an outdoor video:

audio link (via soundcloud):

P.S.:
I have to thank the creator of the following gallery:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/22493238@N02/galleries/72157632841092492/
my guitar videos there were curated by grijsmeisje / Astrid Vos / Netherlands

About frizztext

writer, photographer, guitarist

26 responses to “Mississippi Delta Frizz

  1. TBM

    I enjoyed listening to you play. Thanks–perfect way to start my day.

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  2. Excellent, enjoyed them all – makes my efforts sound very amateur

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  3. Oh, I really like the Mississippi Delta Frizz!!!!
    🙂

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  4. Amy

    Listening your guitar playing is always a wonderful treat. Great way to start my day, too. Thank you so much, Frizz!!
    Happy Friday!

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  5. Love the guitar work. 😉

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  6. Anonymous

    Bravo !!!!!!!!!
    I am a supporter, you know!

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  7. What a beautiful post, dear Frizz, I sat and listened to them… reminded my son’s guitar days… He is a guitarist too. But he can’t play now because of his job, he is busy so busy… I missed to hear guitar sound in my day, especially when he was at home… Thank you, and these photographs are so beautiful too. Is there any other video that I can listen to your music, ?
    Have a nice weekend, love, nia

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    • hi Nia,
      I’ve deleted my thousand tracks on youtube,
      but there are still some videos on flickr

      good-morning

      I hope there are no technical problems to watch them?

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      • Oh dear, they are so nice, I have just listened and watch first two, I loved so much. I will go on to listen to all of them. Thank you so much, by the way, your wife should be so artistic and smart too, I loved your winter kitchen, colours and yes, cat pillow too… Thank you again, Blessing and Happiness to you all, love, nia

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  8. Alice

    Fun to listen/view your music–just kept clicking. I love Blues–indeed I do. Blues Jam coming to my neck o’ the woods soon–Yay. I wrote lyrics for a tiny, simple blues piece–find it on my Writing Life tab–“Still Morning Blues.”

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  9. our internet has been very slow, and the music won’t load – boo! boo! BOO! most likely it will work tonight!
    i grew up in the MS Delta, so yet, you hit the bull’s eye with this post!
    z

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  10. The photos show the harmony between you and your instruments!

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  11. marcelino guerrero

    Everything has it place, and it all fit today. Great post.

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  12. Great photos and kicking accompaniment! Your little clips are so soothing… could listen to them all day!

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  13. I listened on soundcloud, but still can’t figure out how to comment there. I like the minor key stuff the best. How you play in E flat I don’t know, but it all sounds very nice, Mississippi Frizz.

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  14. You are the master my friend
    Und mein großes vorbild

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  15. I really do like listening to you play. Why was it that you erased all those video clips on youtube? Unfortunately, I didn’t know about them in time…

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    • too much copyright restrictions on youtube – even when I played Silent Night or Amacing Grace! They are killing the enthusiasm, joy, optimism, communication of musicians!

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  16. Great portrait. Tremendous contrast.

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  17. I enjoyed these very much, Frizz! I especially liked the lunch music for horses…it makes you want to get up and dance!

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