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May 19, 2015 | Buddy Wachter: Hungarian Dances on banjo
Hard to believe what can be done on four strings, let alone with a flat pick, but internationally acclaimed music ambassador Buddy Wachter does this with world class virtuosity and a touch of humor. The video below, though a couple decades old is a timeless documentation of musicianship on a grand scale. Notice some of the duo-style playing in the middle of the performance.