What was it that first got you interested in playing the guitar, mandolin or banjo?
Flatt & Scruggs music.
How long have you been playing and what’s your motivation to play?
50 years, I just love playing and learning music.
What’s your favorite lesson on Ben’s site and how has it helped you improve?
They’re all great!
What’s your goal when playing?
To have fun and sound my best!
Are there any other instruments or genres of music that you enjoy playing?
I also play ukulele, and play songs I like regardless of gender, uh genre (haha).
Do you have a favorite technique? What is it?
What type of gear or accessories have you found that work best for you?
I like Elixir strings and Fender Heavy picks.
If you didn’t have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time?
How did you find out about Banjo Ben?
Thanks for letting us feature you Stephen!