A while back a fellow came into my shop in WV while visiting his parents who live nearby. He purchased a Gourd Banjo and CB Fiddle, my two highest priced items, saying he was a musician and composer from California. I got nosy and looked him up. This is him!!

https://ianhoneyman.com/home/biography/

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Comment by Uncle John on December 20, 2018 at 9:05am

Cool!

Comment by Andries D. EKER on December 16, 2018 at 3:03pm

It makes one wonder thow Jim if classy Composer start scoping the Internet and buying up stuff from listed produsers, whats Rong whit this picture? i wonder? i mean its a baffeling thing it happend and glad for you ! but why are we not in this picture Making the filmscore whit our exspertize and handmade imperfect instruments? but still congrats Jim hope it turs out in some Blokbuster! from Holywood!

Comment by Jim Morris on December 12, 2018 at 8:46am

Thank you Donkey. Ian will hopefully let me know if they get used in any of his projects. It would sure be cool to hear them used as part of a film soundtrack!

Comment by Donkey on December 12, 2018 at 8:37am

It's fascinating to consider where an instrument you've built winds up, and how it's used. Knowing the high quality of your craftsmanship, and to whom you sold the banjo and fiddle, I like to think your work will be put to very good use. 

Comment by Jim Morris on December 5, 2018 at 8:27pm

Right RTZ!

Comment by Jim Morris on December 5, 2018 at 8:27pm

Thanks Keith. I particularly dug him saying he likes instruments that are hand made and imperfect.

Comment by Jim Morris on December 5, 2018 at 8:25pm

That would be cool Brian!

Comment by RTZGUITARS on December 5, 2018 at 4:08pm

The time to buy a gourd banjo is when you see a gourd banjo

Comment by Keith Rearick on December 5, 2018 at 1:59pm

Here is a link, from off the site you shared Jim.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LDEiZ8nhFnY

Comment by BrianQ. on December 5, 2018 at 12:21pm

Kool,hopefully your instruments will be used in a movie score?

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