Friday, April 03, 2020

Episode 487 - "Sad Blues"

 


Bing plays his original tune “Sad Blues” on a Folkcraft Instruments custom resonator tuned DADF#. In memory of Ellen Ash, mother of Folkcraft owner Richard Ash; wife of luthier Jim Ash.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Episode 486 - "For Maddie"

 


An in memoriam episode. Bing reminisces about Madeline MacNeil and performs “Planxty Fanny Power”, which he learned from her arrangement.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Episode 485 - “10 Things To Do In Quarantine”

 


With the entire planet going on lockdown over COVID-19, Bing looks at 10 things that every mountain dulcimer player can do in the meantime. Things get a little silly because STIR-CRAZY.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Episode 484 - "2 Weeks Of Magic"

 


A celebration of the good times had at the 8th Annual Florida Gulf Coast Dulcimer Retreat and the 3rd Annual Castaway Music Cruise. For more information, visit: www.GulfCoastDulcimer.com and www.CastawayMusicCruise.com

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Episode 483 - "So Many Things: PT. 4"

 


In the finale to a special four-part series, Bing takes all of the tracks and demonstrates the process of mixing, EQ, compression and other elements of home studio recording. Resource materials can be downloaded from: https://www.patreon.com/posts/33743486

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Episode 482 - "So Many Things: PT. 3"

 


In part three of a special four-part series, Bing adds an improvised solo to the dulcimer and bass dulcimer tracks laid down in the previous episodes. Resource materials can be downloaded from: https://www.patreon.com/posts/33743486

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Episode 481 - "So Many Things: PT. 2"

 


In part two of a special four-part series, Bing adds bass dulcimer to the track he recorded in the last episode. Resource materials can be downloaded from: https://www.patreon.com/posts/33743486

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