Friday, June 23, 2017

Episode 349 - "When In Wisconsin"

 


Bing travels to Wisconsin for a fun weekend of events with stops in Kenosha, Janesville and Ft. Atkinson. Stephen Seifert and Rick Thum feature prominently in two separate mountain dulcimer performances, plus a look around the Voight Music Center and an extended jam of "John Stinson's #2."

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Episode 348 - "Return To White Springs"

 


Bing returns to the Florida Folk Festival and performs his Friday morning set on the Paw Paw stage. This episode features a new song, "Sad Blues", performed on resonator mountain dulcimer and also some sights around the festival.

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Friday, June 09, 2017

Episode 347 - "Fun In Mississippi"

 


Bing heads to Wiggins, Mississippi for the Pine Hill Dulcimer Dayfest and performs on mountain dulcimer solo and with Jess Dickinson on hammered dulcimer. The tunes are "St. Louis Woman Blues", "Texas", "Sandy Boys" and "Hangman's Reel."

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Friday, June 02, 2017

Episode 346 - "Campin' The Dream"

 


Bing teaches his original tune “Campin’” on mountain dulcimer tuned DAD and also offers up a tribute to his first motorhome, Rita, alongside his new rig Imua. An emotional episode for any member of “Rita’s Fan Club.” Also, a preview of a brand new song called “Livin’ The Dream.”

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Dulcimerica 345 - "My Heart Will Go On"

 


A companion episode to #344 - Bing revisits "My Heart Will Go On" from "Titanic" in this quick song study. Mountain dulcimer tuned to DAD. New end credits.

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Dulcimerica 344 - "A Titanic Song"

 


Bing teaches a workshop on "My Heart Will Go On" from the film "Titanic." Using both piano and mountain dulcimer, he sheds some light on the mysteries of arranging while throwing in some music theory elements for transposing, explaining chord progressions and then working through the piece.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Dulcimerica 343 - "Big Apple Bing"

 


With two shows in New York City, Bing travels by PATH from New Jersey into Manhattan and performs his first NYC shows at the Shrine World in Harlem and at The People's Voice Cafe in Manhattan. Songs include a tribute to Leadbelly, "Never Too Late" and "Hopi Opa Groove Machine."

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