Well, we just started a sabbatical for the first time in years… we are staying in Idaho. We flew out here about two weeks ago. This is my first time visiting this state. A few days after we arrived, I played during the offertory at the Intermountain District Assembly of the Church of the Nazarene held inside of the College Church of the Nazarene in Nampa, Idaho… It was a hit! Continue reading “BIT-39”
We’ve been back home in Costa Rica for a while now, and have been very busy.
Before we flew back to Costa Rica the first week of March, we met with some friends at a Cracker Barrel for lunch. While waiting for them to arrive, I took out my banjo and sat in one of the rockers and played. That turned out to be a great way to draw a crowd and meet some very nice people. Continue reading “BIT-38”
Well, since my last BIT we finished the last Seminar in Orlando, & spent Christmas day with some dear friends of ours in Florida. It was lots of fun & being together is what really makes Christmas time special, especially since Mom had to fly back to Costa Rica a few days later! Continue reading “BIT-36”
Well, While I was back in Costa Rica I became an Endorsing Artist for Deering Banjos and ordered a Customized Deluxe 6 string model. I ordered it with an upgrade from the standard Mahogany wood to being an all Walnut Banjo! It is both LOUD & beautiful!
Well, since my last BIT we’ve continued touring all over the USA. Playing in more Seminars & handling the audio for them as well. We sort of based ourselves out of the Atlanta area staying with friends in between each event which was Continue reading “BIT-33”
Wow, it’s been a while… Over that past several months Dad & I have been on the road touring across the United States from Illinois to Texas, California to Florida, Georgia to Alabama, South Carolina to New York and last week in the Baltimore Maryland/DC area! I’ve been playing in a series of private seminars while being the sound tech at the same time. It’s been a very Continue reading “BIT-32”
Well, my last Concert in Grecia went well, and a lot of my friends were able to come out to it, including Pablo Ortiz(link opens in new browser window), who I invited up to play with me for the close of the Concert. It was truly a grand finale!
We had such a great time that we are now planning to do more Concerts together in near future. I am also planning to start hosting Guitar Competitions in conjunction with our Concerts, and Continue reading “BIT-31”
First of all I am sure that you all have heard about the devastating earthquake here in Costa Rica… It was one of only two times that we got outside the house because it got that bad! Continue reading “BIT-30”