Search:

Type: Posts; User: Dave Martin

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    508

    Re: Alvarez a1-e mandolin

    Tonedexter pre amp. There are a few Cafe threads commenting on it. I like mine quite a lot.
  2. Re: Tonedexter wavemaps for mando and mic position...

    I did wavemaps with my Collings, using JJB pickup for the send and an MXL large diaphragm in front, slightly above.

    When I play my Breedlove crossover also with JJB through the TD, the sound is...
  3. Replies
    144
    Views
    12,838

    Re: Want to learn Jazz mandolin

    I just started playing Pig Ankles, Entertainer and Dill Pickle... [MAS] Thinking about a resonator or banjo mando
  4. Replies
    53
    Views
    4,525

    Re: Collings MT2 Review

    I am thrilled with my MT2-O. I did out a Brekke bridge on it, and like it quite a lot. It has opened up quite a bit in 18 months.
  5. Replies
    23
    Views
    6,776

    Re: House of the Rising Sun

    The Blind Boys of Alabama do Amazing Grace with Rising Sun melody.
  6. Replies
    47
    Views
    2,568

    Re: What's up with USPS?

    Recent problem with UPS after a sale on the Cafe -- a Carpenter jack, small box, low value -- just got lost in UPS's system. Major hassle with UPS web forms and getting correct claim number. Keep...
  7. Re: Question on end pin 1/4 jack placement

    My thoughts likewise on it's not a pristine L5 that was never gigged and was carefully polished and cared for for 50 or 75 years. Not that.

    I want try and get in a transducer, having good luck...
  8. Question on end pin 1/4 jack placement

    Hi, I just acquired a The Loar archtop guitar, and the tail piece strap button hole is quite high on the side. I am a bit nervous about expanding the hole near the top, and considering a hole for...
  9. Replies
    29
    Views
    2,022

    Re: Song Writers???

    Hook
    Structure
    Chorus melody
    Chorus
    Verses
    Verse melody
    Bridge
    Bridge melody
    Rewrite
  10. Replies
    38
    Views
    3,428

    Re: Carbon Fiber Mandolin

    I'm interested.
  11. Replies
    177
    Views
    23,158

    Re: Musician Jokes

    The banjo player left his car door unlocked. When he got back to the car, there were five more banjos inside, and a note "Thanks!!"
  12. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,088

    Re: Thanks Dennis...The Mandolin Store

    I have only the best to say about Mandolin Store.
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    Re: Ektarina Skliar playing Asturias

    Yes, I watched that one today. I donít know much about that instrument.
  14. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    Re: Ektarina Skliar playing Asturias

    Good catch on the thumb. I had not noticed that, more experienced players than I are a better resource. I rarely do that on guitar, and never on mandolin.

    Thanks!
  15. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    Ektarina Skliar playing Asturias

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6jGRunX9s8


    One of my favorite classical guitar pieces. Ms. Skliar has done what I think is a very nice mandolin arrangement, and the transcription -- no...
  16. Replies
    29
    Views
    4,518

    Re: JazzMando website to sunset soon

    Ted, thank you. It has been an excellent resource, and the book really help me learn.
  17. Thread: Pick ups ?

    by Dave Martin
    Replies
    27
    Views
    1,242

    Re: Pick ups ?

    Take a look at JJB Electronics pickups. I use and like quite a bit, and have gotten some pretty nice comments on tone.
  18. Replies
    8
    Views
    970

    Re: K&K vs Shertler Resocoil

    Try JJB -- I have on 2 mandolins and will be getting one for guitar soon. I have no financial interest. JJB pre-amp is also very good. Clean, with volume but no other controls.
    ...
  19. Replies
    65
    Views
    6,666

    Re: How To Avoid Losing An Expensive Pick

    My extra BCs live in a pick holder instead of loose in the case or a dish. The one I'm using, I'm as fickle as a hound dog for picks, lives in the strings of my Collings. I have decided that today,...
  20. Replies
    7
    Views
    877

    Re: Between Alpine and Marfa

    We have good friends in Alpine. I don't get that far south too often these days. I know of a goat ranch/organic farm for sale in Alpine if any one is interested. I have no financial interest. I...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    877

    Between Alpine and Marfa

    173522
  22. Replies
    144
    Views
    12,838

    Re: Want to learn Jazz mandolin

    I am finding the difference between short phrase 'improvised' fills supporting a vocal and solos to be very interesting. Any 'freedom' in the solo is 180 degrees from the constraints of...
  23. Replies
    56
    Views
    3,624

    Re: Mandolins in Heaven ?

    Townes said "If there ain't no whiskey and women, behind that heavenly door, I'll take my chances down below, of that you can be sure."
  24. Replies
    56
    Views
    3,624

    Re: Mandolins in Heaven ?

    And when we're gone from here, our friends will be drinking all the beer.

    I have played it many, many times at weddings in central Texas. And, I actually heard Adolf Hofner's version on...
  25. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,677

    Re: Schertler USA

    Hi Dave,

    Hi, I am interested in a pickup like the M-AG6 sized to fit a mandolin oval hole. Any suggestions?

    Thanks,

    Dave Martin
Results 1 to 25 of 181
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4