| Visit Our Catalog at SteelGuitarShopper.com |

Post new topic A little about Rick Schmidt
Goto page Previous  1, 2
Reply to topic
Author Topic:  A little about Rick Schmidt
CrowBear Schmitt


From:
Ariege, - PairO'knees, - France
Post  Posted 2 Aug 2011 11:56 am    
Reply with quote

Sho'nuff good ! Mr. Green
Thanx to Rick it's here :
http://soundcloud.com/rick-schmidt/goodbye-porkpie-hat
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Rick Schmidt


From:
Prescott AZ, USA
Post  Posted 2 Aug 2011 12:22 pm    
Reply with quote

Thanks for showing me how easy it was to use SoundCloud Crowbear!!!!

In case anyone's interested, I just uploaded a clip of my mom, Livvy Taylor (her stage name) playing a solo piano rendition of "Round Midnight" about 15 years ago. At 88 (like the keys on her piano Smile), she still plays every bit this good! Cool

Hope you enjoy!

http://soundcloud.com/rick-schmidt/01-livvy-taylor-rick-schmidts

Thanks again Crowbear!!!
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
kevin ryan


From:
San Marcos, California
Post  Posted 2 Aug 2011 2:33 pm    
Reply with quote

Your mom is sooooo cool. You could drop in a click track to that and she would be right there.. Apple's certainly don't fall too far from the tree my friend!.. Extra-special stuff.
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Gerry Hogan

 

From:
Burghclere, Hampshire, England
Post  Posted 3 Aug 2011 12:18 pm    
Reply with quote

I have also had the problem of playing steel, on several tours in Europe, with Rick playing bass, but he is so humble and self-effacing that he always bolstered me up enough to get through the gigs! He is a wonderful multi-instrumentalist and has a musical brain the size of a planet. I can imagine that any tuition he is offering must be first-class and shouldn't be missed.

A small aside: I was so impressed by his Mom's piano-playing that he kindly gave me a CD, of her phenomenally tasteful jazz playing, that he'd put together.

Rick is a diamond - thanks for being my friend, Rick.

Gerry
View user's profile Send private message
Jim Hollingsworth

 

From:
Way out West
Post  Posted 5 Aug 2011 5:50 pm     Had another Skype w/ Rick
Reply with quote

Just finished my 2nd Skype lesson with Rick and it worked out really well. He has his presentation all dialed in & I didn't even have to leave home for the lesson! I can't say enough about what a great asset it is. And obviously Rick is a very deeeep well of information.

Thanks again Rick!



Jim Hollingsworth
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
Dean Parks

 

From:
Sherman Oaks, California, USA
Post  Posted 5 Aug 2011 6:00 pm    
Reply with quote

Highly recommended!!!!
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
Rick Schmidt


From:
Prescott AZ, USA
Post  Posted 6 Aug 2011 2:14 pm    
Reply with quote

Thanks so much guys! It's so nice to get props from all of you great players! Embarassed

Gerry....if you see this, check your Private Messages here on the Forum or email me please my friend.
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail

All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Jump to:  
Please review our Forum Rules and Policies
Our Online Catalog
Strings, CDs, instruction, and steel guitar accessories
www.SteelGuitarShopper.com

The Steel Guitar Forum
148 S. Cloverdale Blvd.
Cloverdale, CA 95425 USA

Click Here to Send a Donation

Email SteelGuitarForum@gmail.com for technical support.


BIAB Styles
Ray Price Shuffles for Band-in-a-Box
by Jim Baron