More Activity
About Scott Tichenor

Basic Information

About Scott Tichenor
Creator and owner of the Mandolin Cafe.
Lawrence, KS
Cooking and food adventourism, hiking, reading
You're looking at it



Total Posts
Total Posts
Posts Per Day
Total Albums
Total Photos
Total Thanks
Total Thanks
General Information
Join Date
Home Page

36 Friends

  1. amute amute is offline

    Jeremy Lee Wright

  2. Aravind Bhargav Aravind Bhargav is offline

    Aravind Bhargav

    Aravind Bhargav
  3. atbuckner21 atbuckner21 is offline

    Registered User

  4. BobMcC BobMcC is offline

    Registered User

  5. Caleb Caleb is online now


  6. Chuck Naill Chuck Naill is offline


    Chuck Naill
  7. ComMANDOmatt ComMANDOmatt is offline

    Registered User

  8. danb danb is offline

    Cafe Linux Mommy

  9. David Lewis David Lewis is offline

    Emando lover

    David Lewis
  10. dbmandolin dbmandolin is offline

    Registered User

Showing Friends 1 to 10 of 36
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
View Scott Tichenor's Blog

Recent Entries

Make a million dollars building mandolins!

by Scott Tichenor on Sep-15-2016 at 12:13pm
"Psst, hey meester. Over here. Want make million bucks? Build mandolins, guitars, banjos!"

Words posted in a discussion awhile back haven't stopped ringing in my ears. Sadly, they went unchallenged. To paraphrase, so you don't run out to Google it -- some of you will regardless -- when discussing changes at Weber recently (now under the Two Old Hippies ownership) a member angrily declared, "Weber Mandolins now exists for nothing other than the sole purpose of making the

Read More

Images for Classifieds now uploadable from iPhone

by Scott Tichenor on Apr-11-2016 at 10:12am
Over the weekend with a little bit of coding I was able to configure it so that images can be uploaded to the Classifieds with an iPhone. Other types of phones, sorry, don't have one so can't test and don't know if it works but happy to discuss over email or here with you.

What I can't tell you: if you are not using a newer version of the Apple operating system on your phone I can't guarantee this works, and honestly don't know what versions will, but I can probably tell you how to

Read More

Updated Apr-11-2016 at 10:56am by Scott Tichenor

Mandolin Cafe Site Information

Slowing Down YouTube Videos Without Software

by Scott Tichenor on Jan-05-2016 at 9:50am
A recent video posted by the very fine mandolin player David Benedict reminded us of a YouTube feature many are probably not aware of. Once in awhile you're going to run into an arrangement of a piece of music you'd like to learn but it's played at a speed that's beyond what your ears and brain can handle.


YouTube has a feature built right into the video where you can slow the audio down to half and quarter speeds while the pitch is retained. It couldn't

Read More

Updated Jan-05-2016 at 4:55pm by Scott Tichenor

General Mandolin Comments

Entering The Golden Age of Online Music Education

by Scott Tichenor on Dec-23-2015 at 2:00pm
If there's one thing obvious about 2015, it was a year that really marked the true beginning of a golden age of online learning via video lessons for those of us that apply pick or fingers to strings. We, the mandolin public, eager to learn, we're the winners.

ArtistWorks has been at it for awhile now, and really led the way with a new educational outlet for mandolin, guitar, banjo, fiddle and other stringed instruments. The candle on the Peghead Nation one-year birthday cake is barely

Read More

Updated Dec-29-2015 at 4:03pm by Scott Tichenor

General Mandolin Comments

Air Canada announces new flying with an instrument options

by Scott Tichenor on Sep-25-2015 at 12:02pm
Air Canada has announced the following restructuring for musicians flying with an instrument and have updated their web site. We can only hope this is the start of a trend for other airlines to follow, particularly in light of Southwest Airlines recently breaking two double basses in one week. More...

From Air Canada's Musical Instruments page:

If you wish to purchase a seat for your musical instrument, you will receive a 50% discount on any published fare (including

Read More

Updated Sep-25-2015 at 1:06pm by Scott Tichenor

General Mandolin Comments