In the spring of 2008, Sons of Maxwell were traveling to Nebraska for a one-week tour and my Taylor guitar was witnessed being thrown by United Airlines baggage handlers in Chicago. I discovered later that the $3500 guitar was severely damaged. They didnt deny the experience occurred but for nine months the various people […]
I thought this hot air balloon was pretty funny… Tangentially related, I wrote a song called the Swine Flu Blues, that is available for download on CDBaby.com http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/ViWickam Posted via email from Vi Wickam’s posterous
Here is a clip of me playing the Orange Blossom Special: Orange Blossom Special is possibly the most requested fiddle tune of all time. This is the most requested fiddle song that I play. (In fact, it gets requested so often that I usually refuse to play it until the end of the night.) OBS […]
Swine Flu Blues Copyright © 2009 Vi Wickam Music by Vi Wickam Lyrics by Vi Wickam and Lani Nielsen I’ve got the Swine Flu Blues, Oh, it’s bad news. I’ve got the Swine Flu Blues, Now you’ve got it too. I’m coughin’ and I’m sneezin’ and I’m blowin’ my nose. It keeps runnin’ like a […]
Thanks to Laura Fleener for taking these pictures. She helps me have something tangible to remember these fiddle contests by. Hope you enjoy them.
Come one, come all. The University of Evansville is featuring renowned fiddler Donna Hébert as a guest artist. Here is the basic event information: Fiddling Workshop Thursday, August 28, 2008 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Wheeler Concert Hall Krannert Hall of Fine Arts Admission: Free – no reservation necessary Open to all string players, guitarists, banjo […]