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    Re: NGD: Martin TEN515 - My first tenor!

    Ha ha yes well my mother was French, my father from London but we have our own local patois in the island so I do get muddled sometimes.
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    Re: Down the Tenor Rabbit Hole... (Help)

    See Jake Wildwood's museum page for a long list of instruments organized alphabetically by maker, with plenty of vintage tenors in the bunch. Most of the links will have sound clips in addition to...
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    Re: Down the Tenor Rabbit Hole... (Help)

    Hi and welcome to the rabbit hole - glad you could join us! I give you my opinions as someone who mostly plays GDAE and adjacent tunings (FCGD, GDAD).

    When you ask what kind of guitar is better...
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    Re: Wait for it...

    Probably a lefty forced to play a right...oh never mind.
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    Re: You might be a Mandolin picker .......

    when your daily sustenance consists of 4 tiny courses.
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    Re: post a video of yourself

    Merry whatever doesn't offend you!
    Mando content at the start then just a FB message we send to our 10's of fans.
    https://www.facebook.com/singletonstreet/videos/484097692078429/
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    Re: Complete Mandolinist and other books?

    Hey there, I wrote the book "Theory and Improvisation for the Modern Mandolinist", and it is definitely geared more toward players who already have a firm grasp of the basics of playing the mandolin....
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    The Dangers of our Art

    I'm sure, like many of you, I was bitten by the bug to build a mandolin from a kit. Far against my better judgement (and when my kids were too young for me to embark on such madness) I bought a kit...
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    Re: Robot Mandolin Player

    Where can I order one of these Monroebots?
  10. Re: La mandoline en France - (cours, concerts, sessions, luthiers

    Yes it’s a list of the plucked string orchestras and ensembles there. I’ve found that you get a great insight into things by engaging with the local orchestras and societies. Arranging to go along to...
  11. Re: La mandoline en France - (cours, concerts, sessions, luthiers

    I think "OAP" stands for "Orchestres Plectre", i.e. plucked instrument groups. From the names, not all of them appear to be mandolin orchestras but also guitar and banjo (or banjolin) ones. The...
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    Re: Which ArtistWorks Mandolin Course?

    I've used both. Mike and Caterina are both great teachers and there's plenty of content in both courses for players of any level. The decision is primarily about the direction you want to go. If you...
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    Curly Strings Band

    Here's a great string band out of Estonia...
    "Curly Strings"
    Here's their website with more current media.
    http://www.curlystrings.ee/bio/

    I LOVE the tone this guy gets from his Campanella. I...
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    Re: Considering a Blue Chip Pick?

    I've noticed that I drop $35 picks with considerably less frequency than I did $2 picks....
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    Our Band's New Video

    My band are a bit of a (dreaded term) melting pot of musical interests...

    Hope the title offends no one - this is firmly tongue in cheek!!
    Note the video guy paid scant interest in rendering an...
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    Re: Case question for flat top owners

    The case I bought was a little to large so I bought some mini plush cushions to pad it out:

    https://s26.postimg.org/th6guwn89/4_AF6_ABE8-97_A5-4_A51-9_FBD-_BA40_ED631_FB0.jpg
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    Re: Pick Click

    Distressing.
  18. Re: What Are Some Favorites In Your Collection?

    Here's a YouTube video of Dwight playing some of these tunes https://youtu.be/u2wjPvWMMn8

    There was a CD entitled Danish & American Melodies, but it may be out of print right now. At least I...
  19. Re: String And Pick Gauges For Irish/Scottish Trad

    Here ye go, MoreThanQuinn: All of the picks below have right hand bevels:

    Here's a reel on my Collings MT-O played using a Blue Chip TPR35 pick:



    This one is using a Blue Chip Kenny Smith 35...
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    Re: post a video of yourself

    2018 Hallway & Lobby Tour - OPENING NIGHT


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0o9Mr1G6VQ
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    Re: Another Case Question

    This case fits my KM272 perfectly and is only $40 with coupon "KICKOFF"
    http://www.musiciansfriend.com/accessories/musicians-gear-hardshell-a-style-mandolin-case/544411000000000
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    Re: Feedback? (Video)

    10 days! :disbelief: Awesome! :mandosmiley:

    Technique looks really good, as far as I can tell. That one year of violin training is clearly making it a lot easier to learn mandolin. :)

    Fretting...
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    Mando Awesomeness.....

    Sooooooo good! Thile kind of goes to outer space at 10:35 sec in...
    Sutton just stops and looks at him lol... He's like whaaat?????

    http://youtu.be/lAcvP7RuwrQ
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