"Ken and Sam -
Thanks very much for your very kind comments!
Sam - You're right - I really try hard to use my own nails and am constantly keeping them filed smooth to avoid snagging them on something or cracking them. When I do get a split…"
I don't post here often but I do check the messages fairly regularly and have found the fingernail topic interesting. Michael Chapdelaine stayed at my house during a concert here in Columbus once and he has a really cool way of…"
Yes. Here is what usually happens. The 2nd Monday of the month (odd numbered months) is lesson night. The lessons are very good. The 2nd Monday of the month (even numbered months) is advanced critique. You can bring a song to advanced critique…"
I'm part of the Dayton/Cincinnati chapter of NSAI. This is a very challenging group. Our training coordinator and founder is probably the best teacher of the craft that I have seen (and I have been to many seminars and training classes…"
I live in Hilliard (Columbus) Ohio. I just did a search for NSAI meetings in Columbus and found 2 coordinators. Are you a member? Should I join this organization? It sounds pretty good - especially the critiques by professional…"
HI Everyone!I'm interested in attending a good workshop centered around singer-songwriters and wondered if anyone has attended a good one. I'm hoping for something beyond the beginner stage and fairly challenging. I've written 12 songs with lyrics and several more instrumentals. I'm 56 and have played and sang in church forever but am just recently starting to write - and having a lot fun with it too. Thanks!, GarySee More
Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Gigging or professional musician, Amateur or recreational musician, Guitar maker, This is a profile for a guitar-related business engaged in the following area(s):, Guitar manufacturer, Recording and performing equipment manufacturer, Guitar-related website
How many years have you been playing guitar?
More than 30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Nylon-string guitar, Electric guitar, Bass guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
1976 Martin D-28
Gary Demos classicals (several)
Gary Demos Lattice braced classical
Copy of 1904 Martin 1-45
1850 Karl August Glaesel
Bunch of other stuff