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Monday Night Bluegrass Jam - Bass relief pitcher needed - Hi folks - I'm still having some serious issues with repetitive use injury in my elbow and could use an experienced bluegrass bass relief pitcher for tomorrow nights jam.  Gray did an outstanding job last week holding down the low-end. I will Seattle P. Mar 29, 2015 2:44 PM
Relief Pitcher for tonite - Hi folks - If there is anybody that can assist on bass tonite at Conor Byrne's, I'm dealing with some repetitive use injury on both arms and could use a relief pitcher to help hold down the low end. I'm planning on bringing electric bas Seattle P. Mar 16, 2015 12:58 PM
iPhone/guitar trick - What happens when you put an iPhone in your guitar and record with video? https://www.youtube.com/watch?­v=INqfM1kdfUc Pretty cool, huh?   Seattle P. Mar 15, 2015 9:49 PM
Updates to house rules - PLEASE READ - Hi folks - I have house rules in place for the meetups I'm involved with (organizer or co-organize) to avoid or deal with problems within the community. A recent email to me from a female member getting unsolicited emails from another ( Seattle P. Mar 15, 2015 11:16 AM
Updates to the Bluegrass Meetup and voting results - Hi folks - We had a lot of great discussion over the past week on what direction this bluegrass meetup would take. Lots of ideas came up and I think a clearer understanding of what it takes to run this meetup was expressed. If you are inte Seattle P. Mar 12, 2015 11:05 PM
Discussing the poll and coming up with something that works. - I got a hate-mail last night that may represent more than one person's feelings. http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/messages/boards/threa­d/48784170 Seattle P. Mar 10, 2015 7:33 AM
Possibly changing the bluegrass meetup to include other genres - Hi Seattle Bluegrass Community I'm considering changes to this meetup. Although the jams seem to be going great, we've had tepid (at best) use of the meetup itself. Most folks don't participate at all and only a very small handful let othe Seattle P. Mar 9, 2015 11:56 AM
Guitar shapes & sounds - http://www.musicradar.com/tuit­ion/guitars/the-acoustic-guita­r-body-shapes-guide-557230/3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?­v=Y-expyxHSws Seattle P. Feb 9, 2015 8:43 AM
Discussion regarding The Bounty - Hi folks - I'm moving this discussion to the forums where it can be viewed, discussed and collaborated on amongst all active members of this meetup. Please direct all comments or questions there (must be logged in to read). Seattle P. Feb 2, 2015 8:39 AM
RE: [musicians-438] Forward message from Robert Caitlen - Loren P. Feb 2, 2015 8:24 AM
Forward message from Robert Caitlen - Robert posted this last night in response to another pending jam closure.  I was touched by the message and wanted to forward his sentiments on to the rest of you. Robert Catlin on February 1,[masked]:42 PM Dear Bluegrass Brothers an Seattle P. Feb 2, 2015 7:19 AM
Happy Holidays - Updates for Bluegrass Meetup - Hi folks - happy holidays.  Here are some updates to the website and upcoming jams: I've changed the removal feature from the website.  For the past 8 months, I had parameters set so members that haven't logged in for over a year were Seattle P. Dec 18, 2014 11:09 AM
Bass Player Needed TONITE (Monday) - Hi Folks - I'll need a stand-in for tonite at Conors. I hurt my back pretty badly yesterday and can't walk right now (slipped a disc). I'll keep the jam posted but I can't make it this evening. Sorry Seattle P. Sep 8, 2014 5:58 PM
Pick at Greenlake this afternoon? - One of my other meetups (ski meetup) is having a pre ski season get-together this afternoon at Greenlake, just north of the boat rentals. I'm bringing my guitar to keep myself entertained.  If anybody feels like coming out & picking, we'll Seattle P. Jul 26, 2014 10:33 AM
Kirk Reese's First Solo Album - Kirk R. Jul 25, 2014 9:19 PM
Needed: Host Family for 16 year old violin player from Spain - I just got this email and am forwarding it on to the group: ______________________________­____________________ Hi Pat, Would anyone in your group be interested in hosting a high school student from Spain who is an avid violinis Seattle P. Jul 22, 2014 12:29 AM
Conor Byrne's 21st Anniversary - please read - Hi folks - a couple things I wanted to mention about Conor Byrne's. First of all, it is the 21st anniversary of Conor Byrne's Pub and there are many events and specials going on all week.  It would be great to have a good Monday turnout of sup Seattle P. Jul 18, 2014 7:48 AM
Darrington Bluegrass Festival & this week's jams - Washington's Grandaddy of all bluegrass festivals is coming up this weekend at Darrington! We have jams tonight at Conor Byrne's in Ballard and tomorrow at The Bounty in North Seattle to hone your skills and learn some new tunes before Darringt Seattle P. Jul 14, 2014 2:20 PM
Bluegrass jam at Red's in Kent has been cancelled - The bluegrass jam at Red's in Kent has been cancelled. There were a few core players, but lack of support meetup-wide and the bar couldn't afford to section off the area where they were playing - Please read previous thread posted a cou Seattle P. Jun 25, 2014 7:28 PM
Tonight's jam at Conors - We've been shy on fiddles and mandolin and over-kill on banjos and guitars the past few weeks.  If we can get a few more of each of these as well as the regular banjo/guitar turnout, we can split the jam into two groups. If you're planning on Seattle P. Jun 16, 2014 11:05 AM
Participation - Why it matters - Hi fellow Blue-grassers! I want to get a short message out to the group to ask again to help keep the bluegrass jams alive with a simple RSVP and letting others know you'll be coming out. I am a marketing guy by trade and am always look Seattle P. Jun 11, 2014 3:47 PM
Tonite at Conor Byrne's IS going on! - I just realized I had the wrong date for tonight's bluegrass jam at Conors, so for those of you questioning, it IS going on tonight!  - Lucas will be sitting in for me on bass.  Hope all of you regulars can make it out. Seattle P. Jun 9, 2014 3:54 PM
Regarding Lamplighter & Other Jams - Sorry to hear the Lamplighter jam is gone I've put the feelers out to see if another venue can be secured for an open jam, but nothing has presented itself yet. If there are members within this bluegrass group that would like to become Seattle P. Jun 4, 2014 11:14 AM
Lamplighter Jam Cancelled! - Hi everyone, I have unfortunate news. The Lamplighter jam has been cancelled by ownership. They decided that they wanted to explore other economic opportunities. The Conor Byrne Jam and the Red's wine bar Jam will continue. Michael T. Jun 4, 2014 10:46 AM
Anybody in this meetup like to fish? - I'm in the Washington State Fishing Meetup and we're having our 1st annual Spring BBQ and Potluck on Saturday May 31st.  There were rumblings about possible picking going on and I wanted to see if the Seattle P. May 17, 2014 10:32 PM
Bass player needed tonite - Hi folks - putting out the word that I could use a relief pitcher tonite. My right arm is grieving with golfers elbow - also called climbers elbow or an even better term would be bass player's elbow!   I'm always willing to take the hit and p Seattle P. May 12, 2014 5:40 PM
Any beginners need/want a new dreadnought guitar? - Guitar Center has donated TWO RD80pk dreadnought guitars for the Oso benefit raffle coming up this Wednesday. A (almost) complete list of donations is posted in the comments section on the event. Raffle tickets are $3/ea, two for $5, or Seattle P. Apr 18, 2014 5:08 PM
Response to emails about cancelling auto-repeat and inactive members - I've had quite a few email responses to inactive members being deleted and cancelling the auto-repeat feature for events that don't have members signing up. First of all, I run three meetup organizations: Seattle P. Apr 15, 2014 11:46 AM
Thursday Bluegrass Jam at Reds - auto post cancelled - Participation seems to have dropped off at Reds, so I've removed it from auto-post as I did with the other jams. If someone wants to suggest the jam, if 2 others RSVP, it will post as normal. Thanks for your support and participation of Seattle P. Apr 15, 2014 8:45 AM
Clarification on Oso Benefit - I had some people email me asking what to do - I'm sorry I wasn't more clear. I was under the assumption that sending an email through the Seattle Bluegrass Meetup for an event at the Seattle Bluegrass Meetup website, that most folks would unde Seattle P. Apr 8, 2014 1:59 PM
Oso Benefit - please read - I just got this sent to me on email http://www.abc.net.au/news/201­4-03-26/washington-mudslide/53­46460 With the future of the Darrington bluegrass festival i Seattle P. Apr 8, 2014 10:01 AM
OSO Landslide may cancel Darrington Bluegrass Festival - The Darrington Bluegrass Festival - an annual event that puts Darrington on the map and brings much needed tourism dollars to the rural community - is scheduled for July 18 to 20. But the landslide puts its future in limbo. Residents talk about what it Seattle P. Apr 5, 2014 10:50 AM
Conor's Jam: The Tipping Point Reached! - Hi folks I want to first of all thank all the members that have remained active (and semi-active). The group settings have been set to remove members that haven't logged in for over a year , so about 300+ members were p Seattle P. Apr 1, 2014 2:49 PM
Jerry Douglas at EMP - TONITE (Saturday) - Just wanted to get this out for folks that didn't know about this event http://www.empmuseum.org/calen­dar/events/an-evening-with-jer­ry-douglas.aspx Seattle P. Mar 29, 2014 12:34 PM
Removing Inactive Members - There is a growing gap between active and inactive members. http://files.meetup.com/128276­9/active-inactive.jpg (must be logged in to see) In order to maintain an active gro Seattle P. Mar 28, 2014 12:25 PM
Bands/Musicians Needed for Issaquah National Music Day event 6/21/2014 - Issaquah is making music on Friday, June 21 in celebration of National Music Day. NMD is the one day a year people around the world celebrate the importance of music in our lives through free, open and accessible events throughout the U.S. and the wor Seattle P. Mar 25, 2014 10:23 AM
Changes to Monday bluegrass jams - I've moved the Monday jams to suggest only.  If 3 folks either suggest or RSVP, the event posts.  If not - nothing posts and it's a roll of the dice if you'll see anybody at the venue or if there will be a jam. I'm seeing good participation a Seattle P. Mar 25, 2014 8:36 AM
March 10th - Conor Byrne's Jam? - I'll be out of town so obviously won't be hosting the jam at Conors on Monday the 10th. I talked w/the owner and there isn't anything scheduled there - if pickers want to support a jam this night, I can either appoint a host or if 3 folks sugge Seattle P. Mar 7, 2014 5:06 PM
Conor's Jam Update - This Monday we'll do a Wintergrass closing session - we always get a great group of pickers from out of town during Wintergrass, so it will be fun to get some new blood in the mix. March 9th I'll be in Canada for a week - if someone wants to st Seattle P. Mar 2, 2014 1:28 PM
Meetup Service Outage - Most Current Info: http://meetupblog.meetup.com Update 3/2/14 at 1:53 am EST Meetup is up for most people right now. Our website came online at midnight EST, and our apps became available at 1: Seattle P. Mar 2, 2014 7:19 AM
Kent Bluegrass Jam - As an FYI, I get these updates in my mailbox, so I'm always looking for solid, reliable and friendly members with excellent communications skills as representatives for this meetup to help host and lead jams in the Greater Seattle area Seattle P. Feb 12, 2014 5:48 AM
Lamplighter Jam - Hi folks Gray has stepped down as host for the Lamplighter jam, so the jam has been removed from the calendar & put back on the "if 3 sign up it posts" schedule. If there is a regular, solid, reliable leader with good communication Seattle P. Feb 2, 2014 7:22 PM
Fiddle Bow Trial - Hey Fiddlers, I was thinking of doing a carbon fiber bow trial and wanted to see if there were any other fiddlers that might be interested in getting together and trying them out together. Maybe we could all go to like Sweet Lou's jam on tuesday or Mark S. Jan 20, 2014 10:39 AM
Sorry about the membership dues on RSVP - I am really ticked off at meetup but surely it is my fault. It was brought to my attention only last night that meetup is asking to collect dues when you RSVP. Well you might imagine my shock and embarrassment that this was setup and actually functio Peter T. Jan 15, 2014 12:04 PM
Solid Bass needed this Thursday for gig in Ballard - Hi folks - Dysfunction Junction is booked at Smokin' Pete's this Thursday night. Compensation is food + $20/ea. I got called in for a research project I can't get out of.  If anybody can pinch-hit, please email me right away. T Seattle P. Jan 14, 2014 10:28 AM
Lamplighter - Sweet Lou's - Anybody know what happened to Peter Langston?   Seattle P. Jan 9, 2014 7:31 AM
Wed Night Music Workshop 7pm...Jam 9pm (free) - Hello and Happy New Year! Tonight is the first workshop at the new location! Please see the attached pdf which has further directions and pictures to: Workshop Music LLC 723 NE Northlake Way Seattle, WA 98105 Peter T. Jan 8, 2014 2:46 PM
Meetup Activity - Hi Folks - I go through the meetups I run periodically and clean up any old posts and/or old/repeating events that are stagnant. If nobody is planning on using the signup page for the Monday night Late Jam at Al's or Thursday night jam Seattle P. Dec 30, 2013 3:15 AM
New Years Eve Open House/Grand Opening - Dear Friends, The party, workshop, jam session and open house are on for New Year’s Eve. The schedule for the evening is generally undefined and we will flow with whatever energy blossoms for the evening. The overall plan is to Peter T. Dec 29, 2013 9:39 PM
GREAT MUSICAL INSTRUMENT GIFTS 20-40% last minute shoppers! - This is not normally a forum I would use to announce sales, but it might be useful at this time and proceeds will benefit a local family and then the nonprofit music school. Please see the attached lists or the pdf on the website product listin Peter T. Dec 23, 2013 10:30 AM
UPDATE/CORRECTIONs: Free workshops & jams - GREAT NEWS - Hello, This email contains updated information or corrections related to the announcement I sent out this morning about the workshops, new location and new calendar.  I always appreciate fe Peter T. Dec 10, 2013 1:08 PM
Conors Jam postponed tomorrow night - Seahawks are playing so the jam won't start until the game is over (prob close to 9). I'll be hosting a gathering there early for the game.  Picking afterwards RSVP if you're planning on coming. Cheers!   Seattle P. Dec 1, 2013 1:04 PM
Orpheum Mandolin for sale - I'm selling my old mandolin if anyone is interested. I'm only asking $250.00. Let me know if anyone has questions. Paul [masked] Paul G. Nov 21, 2013 12:40 PM
Music Workshop: Scheduling Individual Assessments - Now that we have done forty workshops now, it is time to follow through with the commitment to meet with students and participants who attend regularly or who will attend regularly.  I’m temporarily not doing workshops which makes the assessme Peter T. Nov 13, 2013 11:44 PM
Dec 11: Weekly (free) Wednesday Music Workshop (7pm) & Jam (9pm) starts - Dec 11: Weekly (free) Wednesday Music Workshop (7pm) & Jam (9pm) starts I appreciate the supportive emails, comments, suggestions and corrections as I transition Lake City Music &a Peter T. Nov 11, 2013 9:07 PM
Meetup details changed: Workshop Cancelled BUT please read - Sunday November 10 - I was going to send out an update announcement with information about restarting the workshops.  In the meantime, Pat thought it would be a good idea to delete the Music Workshop & Jam off the calendar since I'm taking 2-4 weeks off of the worksho Peter T. Nov 7, 2013 5:38 PM
Meetup details changed: Cancelled BUT please read - Sunday November 3 workshop - November 3rd update: The good news is the workshops will go on and continue on if I can achieve more success with both my overall efforts to fund the school and to operate a more profitable business operation to support the nonprofit side.  The Peter T. Nov 2, 2013 8:00 AM
looking for a dobro player named Mark - Hey All, There used to be a dobro player that went to Sweet Lou's Jam, I think his name was Mark. One of the songs he'd do was fat bottom girls, if anyone knows him I'd like to get in contact with him. MS -- ------------------------------­---- Mark S. Oct 31, 2013 10:05 AM
Meetup Cancelled: MUSIC WORKSHOP w/bluegrass, swing, gypsy jazz...6pm workshop...8pm...all jam - I’m sorry I have to cancel the workshop tonight.  I was sick this morning but thought it was getting better but it got worse.  I drove up to the workshop but just couldn’t do it all tonight.  Could you please help me let anyone who might n Peter T. Oct 27, 2013 3:22 PM
Conor Byrnes Olde Tyme Jam is gone - Hi folks - Not sure if you knew this, but the Conor Byrne Olde Time Jam on Tuesday nights has died and replaced with vinyl nite (listening to records). The main reason this happened was because of lack of support from the Olde Tyme com Seattle P. Oct 27, 2013 2:38 PM
Yes, Sunday September 29 workshop is ON at the usual location! - I didn't get much response on the idea to get together to see David Grisman on Sunday, so the workshop is on for sure.  I want that to almost always be the case. It is just as well, I have been working on the last workshop we had and will go t Peter T. Sep 26, 2013 8:55 PM
Djangofest workshops/jams Sept 19-22!! - DJANGOFEST UPDATE : I’m going to cancel the Seattle workshop this Sunday because I’ve rented a building at the Whidbey Island County Fairgrounds for Thurs-Sun Sept 19-22 next to the campsites for Djangofest to hold workshops and jam Peter T. Sep 17, 2013 10:11 AM
Help with food tonight - If someone wants to come early today, I could use some help picking up a few items.  Jan (thanks!) comes early to fix things up, but I could still use some help picking it up.   I’m still making handouts and those are the most important for t Peter T. Sep 15, 2013 3:22 PM
Bluegrass on the Green or workshop? Sunday August 25th - Hi – I would encourage everyone to attend and support and jam at the local Bluegrass on the Green Festival this Fri-Sun Aug 23-25.  Here is a link: http://www.bluegrassonthegreen­.com/ .   The Peter T. Aug 20, 2013 10:18 PM
Meetup details changed: Bluegrass Song Circle -   Pickers and friends of pickers - the Bluegrass Jam at Sliders Cafe is taking a little vacation.  WHY?  We are going on vacation! No Jam on Saturday's August 31st and September 7th. We will be at the True North Bluegrass Fes Phyllis Ann L. Aug 16, 2013 12:37 PM
AMP for Devils Dream workshop materials - Hello – as promised, here are the materials related to last Sunday’s workshop. The materials include the musical references, diagrams and chord charts and video backup tracks at 5 differe Peter T. Aug 13, 2013 12:45 AM
Meetup details changed: MUSIC WORKSHOP w/bluegrass, swing, gypsy jazz...6pm workshop...8pm...all jam - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/dhfjdgyrlbgb/ The title for the worksh Peter T. Jul 29, 2013 6:43 PM
Workshop cancelled July 21 & July 28 to attend festivals - Hello – The workshops will be cancelled for two weekends in a row to attend two of the major bluegrass festivals.  I expect to set up my/our operation at both festivals for fun, jamming, instruments etc (Sunday workshops cancelled for July 21 Peter T. Jul 2, 2013 10:58 PM
FLASH MOB: Pickers at Greenlake? - Weather is getting super nice and spontaneous jams at public gatherings are a must! If there are pickers interested in jamming/busking please reply to this Seattle P. Jul 1, 2013 10:17 AM
Workshop & Jam update for Sunday June 23 - June 23 update : I am going to transition a change to a new format.  More information to come on that, but the musical format will be expanded to include broader types of music including bluegrass and gy Peter T. Jun 22, 2013 7:10 PM
RE: [musicians-438] Proposed changes to Sunday night gypsy jam/workshop - Preview not available Seattle P. Jun 19, 2013 8:00 AM
Proposed changes to Sunday night gypsy jam/workshop - The Gypsy Jazz-Swing Jam started in October 2012.  In January 2013, I added a workshop to the first two hours with the jam to follow.  There have been many people who have participated and I thank all those who come and those who have given gen Peter T. Jun 19, 2013 12:48 AM
Sunday June 2 gypsy jazz/swing workshop info - June 2 update: After a break for Folk Life, the workshop and jam session continues as usual this week.  Since we had a break, we will do a review session of a few tunes using the key Peter T. Jun 1, 2013 5:40 PM
Washboard player wanted - Hey everyone, I'm starting a jug band/ragtime outfit for some casual playing at farmers markets and street fairs and am in need of a washboard player.  If anyone plays the washboard or knows someone who does, ca Alex K. May 29, 2013 3:25 PM
No Gypsy Jazz-Swing Workshop/Jam Sun May 26 - Just a reminder there is no event Sunday night in honor of Folk Life. Peter T. May 26, 2013 12:20 AM
Meetup details changed: End of Folklife jam at Conor Byrne's - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/119153692/ When : Monday, May 27,[masked] Seattle P. May 23, 2013 7:39 AM
Meetup details changed: Brewgrass in Fremont Performance & All Ages Open Picking Circle - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/120528392/ When : Wednesday, May Ricky Gene P. May 21, 2013 12:51 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...6pm workshop jam...8pm...all jam - Hi – I had a lot of rsvps that will be at or recovering from Folk Life on Sunday May 26 so decided to cancel the workshop.  Perhaps we will see some of you on Bluegrass Hill. Peter T. May 20, 2013 10:55 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Bluegrass Jam at Dusty Strings - Because everyone's going to be at Folklife, including me, the organizer, we are cancelling this jam session! We'll be back at Dusty Strings on the 4th Saturday in June. See you all then! If you have further questions, you can email me through t Rob B. May 9, 2013 8:52 PM
Bluegrass Meetup Update - Hi folks - great seeing all the jams flourishing! Lots of folks coming to the jams that I don't know/recognize - RSVPing really helps the organizers and everybody else put a name to the face.  Some of you don't have any photos of yourself, so Seattle P. Apr 23, 2013 9:17 AM
Meetup details changed: Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...5pm workshop jam...7pm...all jam - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/114555772/ When : Sunday, April 21, 201 Peter T. Apr 20, 2013 11:53 AM
Meetup details changed: Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...5pm workshop jam...7pm...all jam - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/dcdmrfyrgbcc/ Subject: Workshop and jam move Peter T. Apr 15, 2013 12:55 PM
86'd from Conor Byrne's - Carl Chatski has been 86'd from Conor Byrne's for: Not playing nicely with others Trying to hijack the jam if I have my back turned for 2 minutes Playing over the top of others breaks or vocals Selecting jam Seattle P. Mar 31, 2013 8:19 PM
RE: [musicians-438] Concertina player? - Tim Wetmiller would be a good person to ask Seattle P. Mar 22, 2013 10:02 PM
Concertina player? - There is a guy coming from Hong Kong who plays English concertina by written music.  He is relocating to the Seattle area.  Please let me if you have any contacts that might share info or play concertina so we can make a connection for his visit. Peter T. Mar 22, 2013 9:15 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Bluegrass Jam at Dusty Strings - Due to a schedule conflict with the Dusty Strings UkeBash, the March 4th Saturday Bluegrass Jam at Dusty Strings is cancelled. We will be back in April. See you all then! If you have further questions, you can email me through the Rob B. Mar 15, 2013 8:01 AM
YES: gypsy jazz/swing workshop Sunday Mar 10 - Since there was no event for two weeks, I wanted to remind those interested that the workshop and jam is on for tomorrow with no interruptions in the foreseeable weeks. More info below if you nee Peter T. Mar 9, 2013 7:09 PM
Park Jam on Saturday? - Hey, Anyone interested in playing in a park or busking on saturday when the sunny warm weather will be here? I'm a banjo/harmonica player with a repertoire of fast paced songs that make $$ on the street.  Le Alex K. Mar 7, 2013 9:55 AM
No Workshop-Jam tonight, will resume on Sunday March 10 - As previously announced, I wanted to remind everyone there is no workshop or jam tonight. Things will resume on March 10. Peter T. Mar 3, 2013 12:29 PM
Meetup Cancelled: NO Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...Sunday Feb 24 & Sunday Mar 3 - Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...5pm workshop jam...7pm...all jam, scheduled to occur on Sunday February 24 and Sunday, March 3,[masked]:00 PM has been canceled. As some folks know, I canceled next Sunday and have also canceled Sunday March 3, Winte Peter T. Feb 19, 2013 11:18 AM
Info update for Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...5pm workshop...7pm...all jam - The workshop is going well. It’s good for anyone who is learning this music. I am upgrading and expanding the materials every week. Last week we did a more technical harmony study and we will c Peter T. Feb 17, 2013 10:48 AM
Sunday[masked]: workshop 5-7pm, jam follows - The workshop is going well.   It’s good for anyone who is learning this music.   The workshop will continue on with jamming after and backup/chord chart to finish the spirit of the worksho Peter T. Feb 2, 2013 9:17 PM
Suggest a Meetup - Hi Folks - The Seattle Bluegrass Meetup has grown in leaps and bounds in the past two months and I want to both extend a welcome to the new members and to let all members know that if they want to host an event or if they know of an upcoming ev Seattle P. Jan 31, 2013 10:37 AM
Meetup details changed: Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam...5pm workshop jam...7pm...all jam - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/100540882/ When : Sunday, January 27, 20 Peter T. Jan 26, 2013 3:24 PM
Update: Sunday 1/20/2013 informal jam 5pm - I originally had to cancel this due to an obligation that now got moved to another weekend which I will announce. Since I will be available, let’s do a 2+ hour jam on core gypsy/swing tunes out Peter T. Jan 19, 2013 9:10 PM
Update: Sun 1/6/2013: workshop 5-7pm, jam 7pm-?? - Happy New Year from Peter and Buddy J As promised for the new year, I am starting a more formalized workshop session from 5-7pm for the Gypsy Jazz & Swing Jam with a regular jam starting at 7pm. You might be familiar with the Peter T. Jan 6, 2013 1:28 PM
Learn a fiddle Tune: Old Dangerfield - Hi Gang, Put together another favorite instrumental tune of mine, Old Dangerfield. Which is done in the Key of A. I've found as many slow versions of the tune that I can. I couldn't find a fiddle video so I made one and threw it up on youtube. I cre Mark S. Dec 20, 2012 12:01 PM
song fakebook app beta testers? - Hey Guys, I'm working on a simple little song fakebook app for the iphone. I was wondering if there was anyone out there that would be interested in helping me beta test it. Right now I'm just looking for iphone testers. If you are interested just e Mark S. Dec 13, 2012 4:37 PM
Learn a Fiddle Tune: St. Anne's Reel - Hey All, So I had a ton of fun picking with all the folks at the Sweet Lou's the other night. I know there were some beginners there and I was curious about how beginners learn new fiddle tunes. Being a fiddle player I love fiddle tunes and would lo Mark S. Dec 6, 2012 8:18 PM
Meetup details changed: Sweetgrass Jam at Sweet Lou's in Greenwood (3 Play Ricochet style) - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/seattleb­luegrass/events/92089442/ When : Tuesday, December 11, 2 user 8. Dec 5, 2012 12:46 PM

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