Sunday, 2 September 2012

It's Caroline - Leaning on a Lamppost!



I asked my banjolele friend Caroline Robson, whom I met at the last GFS convention, to let me study her version of Leaning on a Lamppost - she's so much better than me, I can't keep up with this... she tells me that the solo doesn't have all the right chords in it, but I think this is pretty darned impressive - and fast! Don't you? I think it'll be a very long time before you see my version! But I'm working on this.....and that Gibson UB2 is lovely.......

Thanks for letting me post this, Caroline! I know it will be enjoyed!

8 comments:

  1. Glad you enjoyed it! Keep practising and I'll see you very soon!

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  2. Glad you liked it! See you very soon at the GFS convention in Blackpool!

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  3. Hey - I love this....the kids and I just sung along (we are newly venturing into the world of ukulele). Thank you :)

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  4. I love this.....the kids and I just sang along. We are newly venturing into the world of the uke. One day in, one song down...and now they want to work on Leaning on a Lamppost :)

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    1. Glad you're enjoying your new-found world of uke! The Formby solos are very skilful... Caroline is a good friend of mine, on the same journey..... the Formby style is a journey all of its own! Thanks for your kind comments, much appreciated!

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    1. HI Jenny, thanks for your comment! Yes, Caroline is very good - and getting better all the time, she's an inspiration to me! I'll be seeing her soon and I'll make sure she gets your comment! Thanks for watching!

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HI! I hope you enjoy this blog and I'd love to hear your comments! But I know you'll forgive me if I read them over before I click the "publish" button! Thanks!