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    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.
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    Re: House of the Rising Sun

    The Blind Boys of Alabama do Amazing Grace with Rising Sun melody.
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    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...
  4. 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...
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    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...
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    Re: Song Writers???

    Hook
    Structure
    Chorus melody
    Chorus
    Verses
    Verse melody
    Bridge
    Bridge melody
    Rewrite
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    Re: Carbon Fiber Mandolin

    I'm interested.
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    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!!"
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    Re: Thanks Dennis...The Mandolin Store

    I have only the best to say about Mandolin Store.
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    Re: Ektarina Skliar playing Asturias

    Yes, I watched that one today. I donít know much about that instrument.
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    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!
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    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...
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    Re: JazzMando website to sunset soon

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

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    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.
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    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.
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    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,...
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    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...
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    Between Alpine and Marfa

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    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...
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    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."
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    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...
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    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
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    Re: Want to learn Jazz mandolin

    Don Stiernberg (post above) has 4 courses on Soundslice that provide excellent instructional value.

    Pete Martinís books and Getting Into Jazz Mando are also excellent. I have gotten so much out...
  24. Re: Song For My Father (slow) 100 bpm, vocal

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFjmWI-d6d4 -- Horace Silver from 1968. Pretty cool.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLXA6izI91U M and the Katz at Moxi Theater, Greeley CO. A memorial for the...
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    Re: Mandolins on airplanes

    I keep a copy of this in my case when travelling. From experience, however, be careful about when you pull it out. When advised that I had a copy of the reg, one of the gate crew said something to...
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