Retiree shares love of instruments

Jeff Davis makes instruments and plays music with fellow musicians at the Saturday Gravette Farmers' Market

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

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Jeff Davis plays a favorite old time tune on one of his handcrafted banjos that features an inlay style called the “tree of life.”

Jeff Davis plays a favorite old time tune on one of his handcrafted banjos that features an inlay style called the “tree of life.”
Photo by Photo by Leslie Olson

Jeff Davis created his first instrument when he was just five years old, living in Mendocino County, California. “I built a guitar from an old pie tin and strung it with some rubber bands,” Davis said.


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