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  1. Thread: Pearl top Martin

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    Pearl top Martin

    The Music Emporium has a 1919 Martin style C with a pearl bordered top.
    It's been there for a long time, and the have reduced the price to $1500.
    There weren't a lot of these made, and this one's...
  2. The Ranieri Method: full introduction and tremolo, by Ralf Leenen

    Ralf is coming up with some great videos these days:


    https://youtu.be/AqMcD0T7a8I
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    Hello everybody,

    I am extremely surprised and grateful that you like my project so much.
    I have noted your discussion of jumping a finger from string to string and will try to include it in one...
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    Brian, I suggest you get the English translation of the Calace method, published by Mike Marshall and Caterina Lichtenberg, Adventure Music Publishing. It's in two volumes. No tab, but it does...
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    I sent Florian a request asking if he could provide recordings of the exercises I thought it would also help him market this incredible set of lessons. It had already been suggested to him. It is...
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    Good question. It would help if the teacher included a sound file or video.
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    Waterloo WL-M review/ video

    So I felt there weren’t enough videos of the waterloo wl-m mandolin online.

    I took one for the team and the mandolin community; I purchased the waterloo from the Mandolin Store. As always,...
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    Re: Where to find a Roman/Ranieri Plectrum?

    PS: Here's a photo they sent me (1.7" long): 186197
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    Re: Where to find a Roman/Ranieri Plectrum?

    Red Bear makes Neapolitan-type picks on request, started doing so after some consultation with Carlo Aonzo in 2004. They don't advertise the Neapolitans among their standard "models."
  10. The sound of the Ranieri orchestra - 78rpm

    This just appeared on Ralf Leenan's Youtube channel:



    https://youtu.be/RjhjhIpS3Bo


    And this is the comment I wrote below it:

    Wow, this is a revelation! At times I had to remind myself I...
  11. August Watters - two books arrived today

    The first book is well known, I don't doubt, on this forum: "Exploring Classical Mandolin - Technique & Repertoire" which looks to be a justifiably-acclaimed volume, supplying a survey of the world...
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    A Year With Calace?

    I just signed up for this:

    https://www.mandolincafe.com/forum/content/662-A-Year-with-Raffaele-Calace-by-Florian-Klaus-Rumpf

    One lesson a month for a year for the price of a coffee each lesson....
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    A new classical mandolin

    Just strung up this morning, a classical mandolin, for want of a better term. 13" scale, with a body inspired by a carved top Italian mandolin I found a photo of years ago. The soundboard is Sitka,...
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    The beagle has landed

    Bought a basket case Gibson Junior snakehead last fall. Refinished it and had my local gear whisperer add hardware and some frets. Folks here recommended a Cumberland Acoustics bridge and a clamshell...
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    Re: Some Choros recorded by us

    Thanks a lot for your comment, Bruce. And sorry for answering late, somehow I forgot to look into this site for a while.
    We made some quick recordings lately. Unfortunately we had very little time...
  16. "funky avocado" michael hedges @ the new varsity

    One of the most innovative and amazing guitar players, Michael Hedges, with Darol Anger, Mike Marshall, and Todd Phillips.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3dfEH8KefE
  17. Re: Kudos to our administrators and moderators

    You are absolutely correct, Belbein. This is probably one of the very best sites for positivity and general lack of the nasty trolling and unpleasant posting on so many other sites, and I would say...
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    Kudos to our administrators and moderators

    The administrators and moderators of fora like this have a thankless job. They have to deal with all of the difficult people in the community. And no matter what call they make in a difficult case,...
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    Fischia il Vento - (Katjuša)

    Waiting for April 25, the day of Italy's liberation from Nazi-Fascism.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUEWfoVODEc
  20. More on August Watters’ Exploring Classical Mandolin

    I have commented on this book once or twice in other threads, but as I get increasingly familiar with it I feel the need to restate how informative and useful this book is. If you are just starting...
  21. Ritus contra omnes genera pestis

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMs9m7kufwQ


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMs9m7kufwQ
  22. Danse des Filles de Joie (Quarantine Mood)

    https://youtu.be/ykPJYGnjqrk
  23. Re: Tarantella italiana XVII sec. (Athanasius Kircher)

    Another Tarantella: https://youtu.be/YXzCLMaU3sI
  24. Tarantella italiana XVII sec. (Athanasius Kircher)

    Tarantella played by me: https://youtu.be/ySNsap7ovwM
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    Kerman Mandolin copy by Mintu Biswas

    As usual, just surfing around and watching Carlo Aonzo's video of his playing of his father's lovely lullaby when I found this recent video from Tapas Roy of his playing the same tune on a Kerman...
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