Both Malcolm Townsend and Willie Mae Eldridge celebrated their 80th birthday this weekend. That’s 160 years between the two of them. (psst… John S had a birthday this weekend also, but he’s a couple decades younger).
Those of you who were at the jam last Thurs know that from 6-6:30 Louise & Jerry taught us a new song, Texas Waltz. It’s an easy tune to learn. Even if you were not here you can also learn the tune. Click here texas-waltz for the tabs.The video link of Louise playing the tune is https://youtu.be/eNxFxQDI-oQ
Thanks to Heidi Muller http://www.heidimuller.com for granting permission to use her arrangement and tabs. She will be at the Melodies & Musings festival, Lake Guntersville, AL, Sept. 27-29, 2017
For those who have not seen it yet the 2017 Sweet Home Alabama VACATION GUIDE & CALENDAR features a few Athens Dulcimer members on page 179.
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Lonnie recently put some of his music on YouTube