DiscoverSlapperCast: a weekly talk show with BlaggardsEpisode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller
Episode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller

Episode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller

Update: 2020-07-28
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This week on #SlapperCast, we welcome our longtime fiddler, the incomparable Jeff Duncan! Jeff has been performing and recording with us since 2008, and will be prominently featured on our forthcoming new album.



Topics include:




  • How we first met Jeff

  • The influence Jeff's parents had on his musicianship

  • Jeff's talent for playing songs he's never heard before

  • What music we're listening to in our cars right now

  • What bands would we like to play in given the opportunity

  • Sight-reading or play by ear?

  • Audience members trying to insert themselve into your gig

  • How did Jeff choose fiddle as an instrument?

  • The importance of teaching music to kids

  • Challenges in teaching music remotely during the pandemic

  • Current Blaggards projects in rehearsal and the recording studio

  • The value of arrangement skills (including praise for our original fiddler Turi Hoiseth)



Watch on YouTube:

https://youtu.be/WOW-TDCtx2U



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Episode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller

Episode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller

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