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  1. Thread: Kentucky 505

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    Re: Kentucky 505

    I think he is commenting on his skill level rather than the quality of his mandolin. I could be wrong but that is what I get from reading his post.
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    Re: My new mando (sorry for the indulgence)

    Looks great!
  3. Re: New mandolin for Christmas? Check the set up! (free offer)

    This looks like a very well done manual, thank you for the time and effort.
    Andre
  4. Re: Mandolin Lessons Online - does anybody learn that way current

    I'm also a student at Mike Marshall's Academy of Bluegrass and i have to say it is an excellent formula for learning. Getting the feedback from Mike and being able to watch it again is very helpful...
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    Re: Artist Academy of Bluegrass ? Any Feedback?

    I've used the forum to ask Mike a few questions and have received a response in a timely manner. The exchange of videos is really going to be of great use to you as well.
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    Re: Artist Academy of Bluegrass ? Any Feedback?

    That is excellent advice. I just sent my first video exchange last night and i was trying to get the perfect one, so a lot of starting and stopping the camera. it got a little frustrating so, "Set it...
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    Re: Good beginner mandolin

    Good luck with your new instructor, I hope to find an instructor like yours seems to be. I'm in the same boat as jdawson, my first instructor is really a guitar teacher and while he is a great guitar...
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    Re: New to the forum, my first mandolin!

    That is a very impressive build, nice work!
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    Re: Sore fingertips

    Glad you're ok after the accident! Maybe you can do right hand picking exercises to pass the time while waiting for your left hand to heal, hopefully your right hand wasn't injured as well.
  10. Re: Postal Strike. Can not ship to Canada from US.

    I live close enough to the Canada/U.S. border that when i order something from the states i just have it shipped to Blaine Wa. and drive down and get it.
    This works out well because i don't have...
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    Re: entry level kentucky mandolin label

    Thanks for the info guys, turns out the second number just looks like a date of manufacture but is more of a serial number.
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    entry level kentucky mandolin label

    Hello,
    i just purchased a Kentucky KM140 mandolin and picked it up today and what i would like to know what the information on the label is. The top number is the model but does the number under...
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    Thanks to everyone for the replies.250sc i've...

    Thanks to everyone for the replies.250sc i've sent you my email address.
    Andre
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    Thanks for the tips, i'll definitely use them. As...

    Thanks for the tips, i'll definitely use them. As for the style of music i'm playing i guess it's mostly folk, but only because that is in the beginner book i'm playing. Once i have a base set of...
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    Hi guys, I'm new to mando and i'm having a hard...

    Hi guys,
    I'm new to mando and i'm having a hard time changing chords, i can't seem to get my fingers in position for that first note.
    Right now my melody playing is ahead of my changing chords,...
  16. Thread: metronome

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    I bought a metronome and i am really happy with...

    I bought a metronome and i am really happy with the progress that it is helping me make. Before i had it i was really struggling with making any kind of headway with the aonzo scales, but since then...
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    I believe that is their fee that they are...

    I believe that is their fee that they are charging you to act as the customs broker. That is one of the reasons why i try to avoid using fedex, they seem to make up their broker fees based on how...
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    I am going to definitely try the picks that...

    I am going to definitely try the picks that others have recommended here as well as the thinner big stubbys.
    Andre
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    Everytime i go into a music store i've been...

    Everytime i go into a music store i've been buying different picks to try and my latest is the Big Stubby. What a great pick this is, i love the size of it, very comfortable to hold.
    I never...
  20. Thread: strap question

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    The majority rules so i got myself a Levy strap...

    The majority rules so i got myself a Levy strap and have put it on the mandolin. It feels like my left hand now has more freedom to move up and down the neck.
    Thanks for the input.
    Andre
  21. Thread: strap question

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    Hi guys, should i start using a strap now when...

    Hi guys,
    should i start using a strap now when i'm just starting to learn the mandolin or should i just have it sit on my lap while i'm learning?
    Thanks
    Andre
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    The green one sure is beautiful. Andre

    The green one sure is beautiful.
    Andre
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    http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e148/bikecommute...

    http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e148/bikecommute/midmom-11001.jpg
    my first mandolin. Mid-Missouri M-11
    Andre
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    Well it's been a week since i started playing the...

    Well it's been a week since i started playing the mandolin and i have to say i'm having a great time! I rented a mandolin but in that time i decided that i needed my own so i ordered one from...
  25. Thread: Decision made

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    Hi all, Just placed my order for one...

    Hi all,
    Just placed my order for one Mid-Missouri M-11 at
    acoustic guitar in calgary. Great experience dealing with Mike via email and talking on the phone, Returned emails in a timely manner and...
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