Canjo test!

First time making a fretted instrument, second ever build (third if you count a kit I had to screw together)...

Apologies that the vid mainly focuses on me and not the git, it's hard to aim my phone without it falling over...

Also, I just realised I make some really odd faces when I'm playing...

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Comment by Uncle John on March 18, 2018 at 11:32am

Nice build and you surprised me with some of that good music.  

Comment by Derek Rose on March 17, 2018 at 10:19pm

Nice sound and build. Nice picking too!

Comment by Holly Hodson on March 16, 2018 at 9:54am

Haha! Good to know Korrigan :D

Comment by Korrigan on March 15, 2018 at 10:32pm

Sounds great Holly, I was singing right along!

You think you make some odd faces? I wouldn't worry about it. You should see my brother Paul when he's finger picking ragtime on the guitar. Looks like somebody threw sand in his right eye and his upper lip has been possessed by the the ghost of Elvis.  :D

Comment by the anonymous pick on March 15, 2018 at 2:43pm

nice ,, now i need a Celtic beer  ;-)

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