As I write this, I am 78 years old. I’m enjoying good health but I don’t pretend to believe myself immortal. At some point I’ll no longer be able to keep this website going; but I believe it would be worth the effort to have it outlast me.
SO; This is an appeal for anyone out there who might be interested in being an understudy and be prepared to take over.
Job qualifications (in descending order of importance):
- A love for traditional dance and fiddle music
- Able to devote a few hours per week to posting tunes, corresponding with contributors, correcting errors, etc., including attending jams and sessions and recording tunes using a smartphone or other portable recording device.
- Familiarity with WordPress, the content management system the site is built in.
- An elementary familiarity with
– Music editing programs like Amazing Slow Downer or Audacity
– A Graphics program such as Photoshop Elements
- An elementary understanding of how to maintain a website, including:
– Domain Registration
– Site hosting
To learn more, email me. I would of course make every effort to teach you all the tricks and techniques I know, and will provide a detailed site administrator’s manual.