Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Who doesn’t love a good ukulele tune? I try not to spend too much time sitting in front of YouTube, but those videos of Jake Shimabukuro are really amazing, particularly to a guy who can’t barely play two bars on the ukulele without nearly dropping it...

The Mighty Canjo

If you are scouring the Internet looking for a place where you can buy a canjo, I can tell you that there is at least one outlet: Gatlinburg, Tennessee. A canjo, I have learned, is a one-stringed fretted instrument whose sound is somewhat remeniscent of a banjo, and...

Flying High

http://www.jimbriggsmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Flying-High-2012.mp3 Personally, I am still waiting for my chance to play downstairs at Philadelphia’s World Cafe Live, but I am happy to have had the chance to work with someone who has: one of the...