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Thread #37503   Message #523798
Posted By: Seamus Kennedy
08-Aug-01 - 04:57 PM
Thread Name: Celtic music on 5 string banjo
Subject: RE: Celtic music on 5 string banjo
Jon, you're right. Chris Grotewohl plays a three-finger style in a standard "G" tuning. He plays the melody to Irish tunes, with all the embellishments, triplets, hamer-ons and pull-offs. It's really something to see and hear.

Seamus