Category Archives: General

Band Member Becomes Author

Sometimes it’s fun to see how someone can start in one artistic direction, like music, and then shift to another direction, like writing. This is from a blog article by Bonnie Lynne. It bears re-posting. ~Penthouse 5 Founding Member’s Final … Continue reading

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Strrrrrretching “Folk” Music

What the heck is music? Really, what is it? I found a good formal definition online. Here it is– Music: vocal or instrumental sounds (or both) combined in such a way as to produce beauty of form, harmony, and expression … Continue reading

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The DNA of Music

Before you read this article, please note that this is not a political blog. So when you read that some strict religious sects don’t allow music, this is not meant to ramp up anger among music lovers. I use this … Continue reading

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Playing Interpretively

There are two types of musical instruments. There is the electronic instrument. This would include electric guitars, and various offsprings of it. The other type of instrument is the nonelectric instrument that doesn’t depend on pickups and amps to make … Continue reading

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HARD AT WORK!

Hello, everyone. I’m in the process of building this new website for all those interested in folk music. As I write this first article, I’m just barely getting started with putting this website together. In the past I built my … Continue reading

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