Sep 20, 2023

Tim's new PDF instruction booklet: 25 EASY READING Song Arrangements (Volume 5)

 This 25 song pdf booklet contains a mixture of popular standards, arranged with a single note melody line and a chord diagram above each melody note to help the student learn the music as easily as possible. These chord diagrams are perfect for stringed instruments tuned to C,G,D,A, such as the tenor banjo, mandola, or tenor guitar. Sold through Tim's website.

Jul 17, 2023

Dixieland JAZZ CRUISE to ALASKA, July 9 - 16, 2023

 Tim and Nida boarded the Holland America Westerdam in Seattle, Washington, for a return trip to Alaska, from July 9 to July 16, 2023. Tim played his banjo and conducted the Banjos Aweigh group of banjos and horns, including sax, trumpet and flute, and played song medleys from his two Banjos Aweigh books along with other song requests. Various singers also joined in the fun, including Barbara Jordan from Toronto.

Tim also backed up Barbara Jordan and other singers during the two-hour evening band concerts.

Ports of call were Seattle to Juneau, Alaska, the Hubbard Glacier, Sitka, Ketchikan, Victoria, British Columbia, then back to Seattle. The weather was beautiful throughout the week!