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My original hurdy-gurdy

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

I got out my old, scratch-built hurdy-gurdy yesterday, since I was asked to play it at the office Christmas party again this year. I need to see if I could get it to sound half-way decent before agreeing to do that. Plus, I’ll have to practice, since I don’t really know any songs well enough to play, otherwise. Since it is so unusual, people overlook the fact that I can’t hardly play it, or that it squeals some.

The cat was being silly —he likes playing with the ends of the strings— so I got out my camera…