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    Re: Galax Fiddlers’ Convention cancelled

    Do we still get a participation ribbon if we signed up? Asking for a friend............
  2. Re: Anybody going/been to Alan Bibey Mandolin Camp?

    Zeb, you aint the exception, I am. Old folks learn slow. This will be my 4th and I start looking forward to it on my way home from the last one.
    I expect the attendees will be socially...
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    Re: The end of my playing days.

    Mr. Ivan,
    Whenever I open up the Café and see a post that interest me, I look for your opinion and advice first. You are insightful and very thoughtful with your responses. That being said:
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    Re: Feel like Steve Martin in the "Jerk"

    You will get better with practice, playing with other folks, and focus. But, it does not come easy for newbies, so stay on it and focus.
    This tidbit of advice comes from someone that felt the need...
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    Re: Article: Alan Bibey Mandolin Camp 2018

    It is a well kept secret and yall are letting the cat out of the bag. Beach, August, great housing, great lead and instructors, and a pretty good assortment of participants. Oh yeah, this Ralph...
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    Re: Lets Talk Eastman Line.

    I have a narrow Eastman, a wide Collings, and a Washburn with a big ole neck. They all sound great in someone else's hands but I think they have a fine home where they are. Fit and finish is good...
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    Re: Facing the cold hard truth

    With me, it feels like music falls off of a guitar without tremendous effort, not a great player but decent. With the mandolin, it is one step forward and four steps back. Slow progress and...
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    Re: RIP Mel Tillis

    In addition to his singing and performing he was a pretty good writer.

    The Country Gentlemen's version of Matterhorn still rings in my mind when I think of Mel.

    RIP
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    Re: Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper

    If you like Michael Cleveland's fiddle, you'll probably like his mandolin playing too

    Check this out from IBMA a few weeks ago

    https://youtu.be/z79PNd2vZyA
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