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    Saraband by William Lawes

    I came across this nice Saraband for Lyra-Viol while slowly reading my way through The Consort Music of William Lawes by John Cunningham, Boydell Press, 2010. I adapted the transcription in the book...
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    Re: Free PDF Tunebook (Volume Four)

    Free PDF Tunebook (Volume Five)

    It has taken a few years, but Volume 5 is now out! This free PDF book (as well as volumes 1-4) can now be accessed from
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    Re: Dagger Gordon video

    Just me, my 10 string Sobell mandolin and my firebowl a little after 9.30 tonight. The tune is Mull Of The Mountains.



    https://www.facebook.com/daggergordon/videos/612764313009387/
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    Re: Dagger Gordon video

    This is a Bulgarian piece which I learned in Crete last year. I went for a week long seminar at Labyrinth Music Workshop in Houdetsi with a Spanish musician called Efren Lopez, of whom I am a very...
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    Nigel Gatherer's Mandomania interviews

    Might be of interest?

    4 short interviews by Scots mandolin teacher/guru Nigel Gatherer with Simon Mayor, Laura Beth Salter, Barbara Pommerenke-Steele and myself on our influential mandolin...
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    Ritchie Blackmore's octave

    Hi guys, I happened upon this video of Ritchie Blackmore with the most beautiful sounding octave mandola (octave mandolin). I don't know what make it is, but I love the sound, although I didn't like...
  7. 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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    Re: Tremolo technique

    Thanks for all your kind comments and encouragement. The final lesson is now up (lesson 4). Itís about (tremolo) double stops and techniques for trills. https://youtu.be/pVfDFXDYIyc

    A few of you...
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    Free PDF's of Technical Exercises

    In the spirit of helping each other get through this period of increasing downtime and decreasing income, the pdf's at Mando Scales are now free.

    (And, if you get a few down enough that you want...
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    Re: Dagger Gordon video

    A couple of pipe marches in the kitchen with my son Colin,with two Stefan Sobell instruments from the 80's.



    https://www.facebook.com/daggergordon/videos/232041934736841/?t=9
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    Tremolo technique

    Greetings from Australia!
    I thought it a good time to make some instructional videos about tremolo. Here is the first one.
    https://youtu.be/TrSLeM3cYd0
    Stay safe, stay home and play mandolin ...
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    Re: Dagger Gordon video

    Here's a tune I wrote quite recently, played during a break from the lambing.


    https://www.facebook.com/daggergordon/videos/221862302252890/?t=0
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