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A Little Pete and Doc

Some real hand-made music.

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Singing Cowboy

Painting by American Realist Thomas Eakins 1844-1916.

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Distracted and Sidetracked More Than Usual

As if I didn’t have enough irons in the fire… I decided to make (and learn) a new instrument this summer; a three-string cigar box guitar.  It took a few weekends to get it right; figure out the design, apply … Continue reading

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Study of a Banjo Player

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Woody, Pete, and Some Hand-Made Music

“What are ears? What is Time? that this particular series of sounds called a strain of music, … can be wafted down through the centuries from Homer to me, and he have been conversant with that same aerial and mysterious … Continue reading

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