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Jan Johansson
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Attended Umeå University
Lives in Cary, NC
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Sehr gut gespielt...
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Hi Jan,
herzlichen Dank...
Viele Grüße
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Clarence White style kick off for Footprints in The Snow. Sample lesson for guitar...
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Howdy Neighbor,
Great video
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Bluegrass Core Group member Gloria Boyd shared this footage from Mac Wiseman's performance at the Franklin Theater in Franklin, Tn.
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Good to see Stubbs with the old fiddle. Always thought he had a lot of Paul Warren in him...
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Great arrangements - there is so much beauty in your playing
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Hi Jan,
thank you very much for your kind comment.....
many greetings from Germany
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Hi Jan,
thanks a lot....
many greetings from Germany
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Thanks Ed, I appreciate your kind words
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Thank you for sharing this. You got some awesome stuff
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That's a powerful line up of people. Good to see Kaz joined by Butch and Hicks and the rest of the gang.
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Gloria, You got some absolutely unbelievable videos...Thanks so much...
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No kidding. Well, Mac is one of the greats in our music so there is no surprise that he's got some goodies.
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Musician, Linguist, Teacher,
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I play and teach guitar, fiddle, mandolin and bass. Music transcription, Finale 2014 music editing. Translation from Swedish to Englis, English to Swedish. Norwegian, Danish, German to English. German to Swedish. Music Podcast Producer,
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    Teacher, 1989 - present
    Music, Linguistics,
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Cary, NC
Previously
Ursviken, Sweden - Shizuoka, Japan - Umeå, Sweden - Boden, Sweden - Asheville, North Carolina - Raleigh, North Carolina
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Born and raised in Ursviken near Skellefteå in 1958. Started playing music when I was 14 and that is something I am doing to this day. Went to Nordanåskolan Gymnasium  in Skellefteå. Two stints in Japan 1976 and 1977-1978...Swedish Army Signal Corps at Uppsala and Boden 1978- 1979 . Scandinavian Languages and General Linguistcs at  Umeå Universitet, Japanese at  Stockholms Universitet, Linguistic Society of America scholarship to Linguistic Institute at UCLA. Bluegrass traveler 1986 1989 in NC, VA, SC and GA. Married Theresa Blue in 1989. Have owned several German Shepherds and Black Labs. Been doing music related work since 1989. Heart attack in 1994. Adopted 4 children from Russia 1997,1998 and 2000. Chronic progressive  Congestive heart failure ended with heart transplant March 19, 2011 at University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill.
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  • Umeå University
  • Stockholm University
  • University of California, Los Angeles
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