Mandolin Improvisation – Colin Blair

Most new (and even some experienced) mandolin players feel constricted by the higher register of the instrument and tend to play only in the open position. Playing or improvising in the second or third position can be a challenge, but there’s a simple method…

Vance Gilbert Concert — January 11, 2004

Music Folk was thrilled to host Vance Gilbert in concert. As always, Vance gave a stellar performance full of wit, laughter, and heart-rending emotion. His songs were the highlight though including some brand spanking new stuff from his yet-to-be-recorded next album. Here’s some pics…