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  1. Re: Tenor Guitar GDAE - Best place to learn/find lessons?

    https://youtu.be/xK1sTv3G73E
  2. Re: Tenor Guitar GDAE - Best place to learn/find lessons?

    Peghead Nation has an octave mandolin course taught by Joe K Walsh.
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    Re: Key of the song based on the melody

    There's more than one right answer. The first thing to learn, I think, is just the modes of the major scale. You can learn how they apply to different situations later, but a dorian scale will always...
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    Re: Key of the song based on the melody

    195433

    Some have noted that many fiddle tunes from the british isles are entirely modal, and were likely first played on simple flutes or pipes which are diatonic instruments. That music actually...
  5. Thread: Beatles tunes

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    Re: Beatles tunes

    Something about this melody...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TPOfK4aOBKc
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    Re: Neck reinforcement vs a truss rod

    Because we don't want it to sound like a banjo or make our fingers fall off.
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    Re: Learning mandolin and music theory?

    Another yay for mandolessons.com Great stuff!

    But I don't understand why musicians are so resistant to learning theory. Of course you can play without it, but it just seems natural to me to want...
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    Re: Learning mandolin and music theory?

    I haven't seen Don Julin's book, but I'm sure it's great.

    This one is too, if you can find a copy. https://www.amazon.com/Theory-Modern-Mandolin-Thomas-Ohmsen/dp/B0006ED1HY
  9. Re: Article: Weber Announces Pause in Mandolin Manufacturing

    I don't doubt you, but then why are they focusing on guitars when they can sell all they build of either?
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    Re: Key of the song based on the melody

    Technically, the key signature does determine the key, but practically all american musics that are based on dance music of the british isles or blues or a combination of the two are exceptions that...
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    Re: The amazing Jaco Pastorius

    Not much mandolin content, but lots of music!

    This is the documentary that Jaco deserves.


    https://youtu.be/TviJ3ccaSXM
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    Re: Kentucky KM900 strings

    Mine came with J74s. It's a bluegrass mandolin, built to sound like a gibson, why wouldn't it stand up to bluegrass strings?
  13. Thread: Beatles tunes

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    Re: Beatles tunes

    Favorite beatles album.


    https://youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_kQxJEBDR90XXxs3zOWts4Fy7XWaX fxVZc


    https://youtu.be/vDnjbp1JxuQ
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    Re: Chord Questions

    Although those are the "named" inversions, any order other than 135 (7 9 11 13) is an inversion.
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    Re: Sirius Satellite Bluegrass

    OK, I'll get off your lawn!
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    Re: Chord Questions

    Sometimes the fakebooks take whatever the melody note is, and apply that to naming the chord. Technically correct, but...

    So yes, I missed the C. Dang. How about E-7b5 add b13?
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    Re: Kentucky KM900 strings

    I always had J74s or similar on mine. That's what it's built for.
  18. Re: New Artistworks Bluegrass Mandolin with Sierra Hull!

    Allow me.

    She does chop when appropriate.


    https://youtu.be/btt8Kg7_qUY

    No chop here.
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    Re: Cornish Tunes?

    Many Homer and Jethro tunes are pretty cornish.
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    Re: Chord Questions

    E half dim
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    Re: Cornish Tunes?

    Attempted humor.
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    Re: Fiddle Tune Chord Change Book

    Just about any you can think of are listed in iReal Pro. And you can play along.
  23. Re: Difficulty finding Elixir Nanoweb coated strings

    It's a good time to try the XS I guess. Sure like those nanowebs.
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    Re: Problems with playability. Help!

    I imagine that the humidty and climate in general is much different to southern alabama.
  25. Re: Difficulty finding Elixir Nanoweb coated strings

    They are shown at both sites, but you can not actually order on either. Clickable images are there, but the strings don't go to the shopping cart.
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