The Old Banjo

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Many of the readers of my daily blog know that I like to play guitar, because I often introduced my fingerstyle guitar here. Recently I repaired my old banjo. After over 50 years it became alive again. I hope you can identify the melody: my tribute to Kris Kristofferson & Janis Joplin 🙂


on the road again
title=”on the road again” – photo by f.a.photography, kindly sent to my group BLOG IT!, click on the picture to enter his galleries on Flickr.com
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related:
Chronology of THE SOUNDCLOUD RADIO till now [under construction]:
1. Drew Ford, UK
2. Marina Kanavaki, Greece
3. Milla Brune, Belgium
4. Chris Okunbor, Australia
5. Mr. T, Netherlands
6. playlist of 24!
7. Flamenco!
banjo-cat
my cat Emily, waiting for me
to play banjo again …

About frizztext

writer, photographer, guitarist

10 responses to “The Old Banjo

  1. wolfgangfoto

    gratulation to the reanimation of the old banjo
    a new life in the old body
    ich habe die jugendgitarre meiner frau (die gitarre ist jetzt über 30 jahre alt ) wieder auf vordermann gebracht, war viel zu tun: die wirbel, ein pickup und der drei- wege- schalter waren auszutauschen ; da die meisten teile nicht mehr zu bekommen waren , mußte ich neue teile in alte gehäuse einbauen.,
    jetzt hatr sie wieder einen wunderbaren sound
    :-)) wolfgang

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  2. Banjo back to life…how neat is that!…My husband and I listened to Janis Joplin “Me and Bobby McGee”…
    we were true hippies after he came back from VietNam for awhile…

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  3. I love the banjo! I hope to own one someday, and learn to play it. So,I was delighted to open WordPress today and hear you plucking away. Thank you for the enjoyment of a wonderful instrument. 🙂

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  4. Banjo echoes are like wine: better with age.
    Jeanne Poland
    I’m taking my laptop to my relatives’ house in the woods so they can listen to your strums for Thanksgiving. Thank you.

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  5. Ah, so happy you brought your banjo to back to life!! 🙂

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  6. Feeling good is good enough for me . . .

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  7. Happy times – a new instrument to hear you play … !!!
    Janis Joplin came to mind instantly when I heard the tune. I think
    she sang it much better than Kris K.
    Excellent rendition on the banjo. ~~~~~~ : – ) I think Emily agrees and is
    waiting patiently.

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