These cuts were recorded in a small room in the West Bank School of Music in Minneapolis. The recording was done in June 1970.
The recording was done directly off a single Electrovoice 644
microphone onto my Viking 433 reel to reel in mono. I ran the sound and
the recorder, so I am responsible for the
Ginger was playing Dean Carr's little New Yorker Martin guitar. This pre Civil War guitar was strung with silk & steel strings and to control the tiny sound of this little guitar I had the microphone pointed away from the sound of Ginger's voice.
was about 17 at the time of this recording
and she has now returned to Hawaii where she writes, repairs antiques,
and still does some music. In fact Ginger and
Robin Knuebuhl have just (11/2004) released a new album of Hawaiian
Music. You can find out more at: Hula Honeys -
"Life Just Got Sweeter"
The 1970 music consisted of: