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  1. Re: Harmony H1201TG - $68 Tenor Guitar on Craigslist in So. Illin

    I picked this one up today. The owner had an appointment in St. Louis so we met. It's very clean and structurally sound, but does need a significant amount of work. The bridge has a few cracks, any...
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    Re: Tenor tuning - EBF#C#?

    I play in FCGD, and I know a few others on here do. This tuning is only 1/2 step lower, so there's no reason why it wouldn't work with the right combination of guitar & strings.
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    Re: Recording King ROST-7-TS - part 1

    https://youtu.be/vG4xs3GhQzY

    Here is a short video of the guitar- a little sloppy and the wrong key ;)
    I still like it very much.
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    the key of Ab on a 5-string ?

    DSQ plays "Freight Trane"(Tommy Flanagan)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=umFWV3zYgO4
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    Re: Recording King ROST-7-TS - part 1

    I got mine today. Pretty good for 189 Euro and I will post a video in the next few days.
  6. The waiting begins: order in for Clark Octave

    I don't post here much, but I have read through many of the threads here in CBOM over the last few years as I've been learning about and stoking my interest in octave mandos. I had one brief fling...
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    Re: Favorite Electric Mandolin Albums or Artists?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHe7dwLAzSo
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    Re: Recording King ROST-7-TS - part 2

    How did I decide to get a tenor guitar? I will tell the story.

    Some of the tunes I want to learn feel like they sound better when played
    lower. The mandola scale would be about right. My...
  9. Thread: New tenor

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    Re: New tenor

    I bought the Recording King ROST-7-TS. I will start a new thread.
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    Recording King ROST-7-TS - part 1

    I bought the Recording King ROST-7-TS tenor guitar from Sun Valley
    Guitars after seeing their name as forum sponsor. I am a beginner,
    and after shopping around for a mid-century cheap guitar I...
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    Re: And just like that...

    here's some tips:
    what you have now is a combination of mandola(bottom four strings)and mandolin(top four). The challenge from the luthier side is that mandolas use a longer fret scale than...
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    Re: Need Help Identifying Strange Mandolin

    For posterity:
  13. Re: Mitchell MDJ-10 -5 string tenor conversion

    Thanks mreidsma,
    The easiest way I've found to thin the width of the fretboard is to use Dremel like cutting discs. I remove the board,draw the lines on it and use the cutting disc to cut through...
  14. Thread: New tenor

    by Huck
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    Re: New tenor

    Video from Recording King:



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4M-_CQZsBwY
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    Dennis Vance receives double transplant

    Very good news. Zach sent an email this morning that Dennis received his double transplant yesterday and is now in recovery but awake. Zach posted that here. I had received a call from Dennis on...
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    Used my tenor in a school project

    I made this video for a graduate creative writing course. The prompt was to "shoot and edit a TV commercial promoting something you like, hate, or are otherwise interested in or compelled by in some...
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    Re: 5 string in jazz combo question

    in my experience on the 5-string electric, I'll usually "comp"(grab chords for accompaniment) in the mandola range of the five, lower four C-G-D-A. i've heard my friend and electric mando hero Paul...
  18. Re: An interview with the last Gibson Gal - NMC

    If Monroe had never bought that mandolin in the barber shop window would anyone care about the unicorns and fairy dust or Loar's workbench? There's a question.
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    New used cheapo 5 string partscaster

    Made a trip to Jake Wildwood's yesterday, primarily to have him put together this 5-stringer from old Squier parts. He drilled new holes in the bridge, removed a saddle and a tuner, slotted the nut,...
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    Re: No motivation

    Do you read music (notation)? If you do, work on sight reading and try some of the more difficult stuff like Bach cello suites, etc. . If you don’t read music, why not work on learning to? There’s...
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    Re: Original Jazz CD Preview

    I am embarrassed that it took me until now to react to CDbaby closing its "store" for physical CDs. I set up a page at Bandcamp for the Tailwind release:
    ...
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    Re: New to the emando world.

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    Body is made from a piece of local wild cherry a fellow musician cut years ago. I incorporated the woods natural flaws by filling them with epoxy mixture. Neck is maple with a...
  23. Thread: New tenor

    by Huck
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    Re: New tenor

    https://reverb.com/item/34563513-recording-king-rost-7-ts-tobacco-sunburst-new-with-full-warramty

    Preorder for an anticipated August 17th ship date.
  24. Re: Kalamazoo Mandolin Mystery--zippier sound hole binding

    Yes, I bought another one that I couldn’t live without ��
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    Re: Tiny Moore Tuesday

    Hey folks! This week I put together a video of Tiny's interpretation of the melody on the tune "Stumbling."


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3gl-QhbHpw

    If you haven't seen the original...
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