FORUM

Please have a look at our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

A A A
Avatar

Please consider registering
guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —






— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Jerusalem Ridge
Relearning this Bill Monroe tune
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
Avatar
fiddlinsteudel
Members

Regulars
February 20, 2014 - 1:46 am
Member Since: December 22, 2012
Forum Posts: 273
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

This was one of the first dozen or so tunes i learned when I started bluegrass fiddle and it's fallen off into the rusty dusty pile. So I thought I'd re-work it up so I could play it at jams, here's the current status of it.

Avatar
ratvn
Kent, Washington USA
Honorary tenured advisor
Members

Regulars
February 20, 2014 - 8:13 pm
Member Since: October 14, 2012
Forum Posts: 550
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Awesome. That was great, @fiddlinsteudel. Another great performance from you.

That is one of my favorite tunes, so lovely. Will try to learn it some day.

I try to download your playing for reference.

Thank you for sharing.

thumbs-up

hats_off

 

Avatar
KindaScratchy
Massachusetts
February 20, 2014 - 8:24 pm
Member Since: March 14, 2012
Forum Posts: 1651
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I agree! That was great. I love Jerusalem Ridge...might be my favorite fiddle/mando tune. It's on my to-learn list but way down the road.

Four thumbs up!

thumbs-upthumbs-up

When the work's all done and the sun's settin' low,

I pull out my fiddle and I rosin up the bow.

Avatar
fiddlinsteudel
Members

Regulars
February 20, 2014 - 11:19 pm
Member Since: December 22, 2012
Forum Posts: 273
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Thanks guys! I have a love hate relationship with it. On one hand it's a fun song to play, but on the other hand sometimes when you get into a big jam it's such a long song, it goes on forever ...

Avatar
Schaick
Members

Regulars
February 21, 2014 - 9:11 pm
Member Since: December 25, 2013
Forum Posts: 841
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

@ fiddlinsteudel -  cool song nicely played.  I have never heard it before.   Thank you!

Violinist start date -  May 2013  

Fiddler start date - May 2014

FIDDLE- Gift from a dear friend. A 1930-40 german copy, of a french copy of a Stradivarius.  BOW - $50 carbon fiber. Strings - Dominants with E Pirastro Gold string.

Avatar
CJ121
Member
Members
February 22, 2014 - 8:28 pm
Member Since: February 10, 2014
Forum Posts: 22
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

had me toe-tappin along :)

Avatar
Uzi
Georgia
Honorary tenured advisor
Members

Regulars
February 22, 2014 - 9:09 pm
Member Since: January 19, 2014
Forum Posts: 891
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Really nice bow work. Good sounding song.

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. ~Herm Albright

Avatar
fiddlinsteudel
Members

Regulars
February 23, 2014 - 10:42 pm
Member Since: December 22, 2012
Forum Posts: 273
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline
Forum Timezone: America/New_York

Most Users Ever Online: 231

Currently Online:
40 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today HeadCheese
Upcoming Mad_Wed, Prudence, ButteryStuffs, kit, makinnoise

Top Posters:

coolpinkone: 3767

Mad_Wed: 2849

Barry: 2661

Fiddlestix: 2637

Oliver: 2439

DanielB: 2379

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 1

Members: 3558

Moderators: 0

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 16

Forums: 56

Topics: 6446

Posts: 80399

Newest Members:

stringo, sexymom04, FerSZ, elaine a, Mukundan, MyMing

Administrators: Fiddlerman: 11717, KindaScratchy: 1651