Tag Archives: Lute

Compartmentalise!

So, after a break from writing due to a heavy few days and a couple of migraines things have calmed down.  FB is becoming more confident, which is lovely on one level, and after some chats with a couple of … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Fostering, Lute, Squirrel, ukulele, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mind management and dreams

I was reading a book on Mind Management by the sports psychologist from the British cycling team last night and it said I should set out my dreams first, then break those down into goals. My dreams must be quite … Continue reading

Posted in Dogs, Fostering, Guitar, Squirrel, ukulele, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Green things

A successful weekend of banjo and lute which make up for last nights dreadful gig.  We all got parking tickets and it rained so heavily we played to an empty bar.   Whoopee. Had a very nice time playing some … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Rain

Penny wants out but it’s raining.   It’s raining.  Part of me loves the rain, the gentle drumming against the window, especially if I’m inside!  It’s quite nice to be out in it, too, if you’re fortunate enough to have … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shortcuts!

I’m trying to apply my guitar shortcuts to the lute and the banjo, much as I’d like to play like Earl Scruggs and the great Bela Fleck, let’s be realistic!   So, I’ve created a fingerboard maps and I’m going … Continue reading

Posted in Banjo | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Morning all, Newbie here!

Morning all, newbie here. I intend to post comments, thoughts and music here. I am am a keen guitarist trying to make a living from teaching the instrument and other members of its family, eg the ukulele, the bass guitar, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment