What was it that first got you interested in playing the guitar, mandolin or banjo?
Whenever I would hear a bluegrass group, the banjo always stood out to me. I always wanted to learn that instrument.
How long have you been playing and what’s your motivation to play?
I have been taking lessons for a little over a year and a half. I would love to someday play in a group just for fun.
What’s your favorite lesson on Ben’s site and how has it helped you improve?
My favorite lesson on Ben’s site so far has been the beginner lessons for banjo. I have a wonderful teacher, Ralph McGee, and Ben’s lessons help reinforce and remind me of what I’m trying to learn.
What’s your goal when playing?
Right now, I want to increase my speed and accuracy.
What’s your favorite hobby?
Playing the banjo, painting, or just any craft.
How long have you been a Gold Pick member?
I have been a gold pick member since January of this year (2018)
What do you do for a living?
I am a Pastor’s wife. My husband and I have been at our church for 40 years this July. My favorite funny saying is “ I play the banjo because I like it, not because I’m good at it”.