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  1. Sensível, a Choro Vals from Pixinguinha

    It is a solo arrangement of Pixinguinha´s Choro Vals Sensível, originally made for mandolin but performed here on mandola. The basic of the arrangement can be found in Mike Marshall´s Choro Book...
  2. "Souvenir du bon vieux temps" by Patierno

    Ernest-Louis Patierno (18..-1929) composed „Souvenir du bon vieux temps - Air dans le style ancien” (“Remembrance of the good old days - Air in the old style”) to the mandolin with a guitar...
  3. Re: La Cinquantaine (Gabriel-Marie), mandolin duet

    Another update: Here is "La Cinquantaine" played using the same arrangement as in 2014, but at a better tempo and smoother playing.

    Mid-Missouri M-0W mandolin (x2)



    Martin
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    Re: Emulating Strathspey bowing on a mandolin

    For what it's worth I suggest you experiment with hammer-on and pull-off techniques on those tunes - works well on pipe tunes too, especially on 2/4 marches! It is not a direct substitute for the...
  5. Erik Satie - Gnossienne Number One on mandola and mandocello

    I tuned the mandocello Bb F D A, I suppose I could have dropped the D to C and the A to Ab.
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    Re: Monteleones at Rudy's Music

    Could it be they meant to sell the necklace that graces Liz's decolletage at that price instead of the Monteleone? Possibly an errant listing, an honest mistake?

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    The Hampton Trio Plays Olof Näslund, "Trio"

    This is a performance by the Hampton Trio of "Trio" by the Swedish composer Olof Näslund, made for the CMSA's online "Convention in the Clouds" this past November. The performance was first...
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    Re: Types of Mandolin Collections

    ... and a third type: just anything that appeals to the crazed collector. I hereby dub this "The Monkey Mind Collection." It works like this: I get some tiny itch of an interest in some oddball thing...
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    "Clear Skies" new Mandocello Quartet

    For those of you who missed the CMSA but like mandocellos:
    "Clear Skies" is a piece I wrote to be performed (open mic) at the 2020 CMSA Convention in San Diego. The convention was of course moved to...
  10. Thread: Hornpipe rhythm

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    Re: Hornpipe rhythm

    There are different types of hornpipe rhythm, some are very even, rather than what is often called 'dotted' rhythm. I would find it difficult to give any absolutes about which tunes or styles should...
  11. Romeo in love (my last mando experiment)

    Greetings from Italy, a new experiment for lead mandolin, mixing european style whith "a bit" of America... so it seems to me... ;-)
    Maurizio
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  12. New blacktop mandolin in WRC and Tawhai (NZ Red Beech

    Posting a few pics of my latest build. Western Red cedar top, flamed Tawhai (New Zealand Red Beech) back, sides and neck, ebony fingerboard and headstock overlay, handmade brass tailpiece and black...
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    Re: Vieni Sul Mar (Neapolitan Song)

    I have been re-recording some of the tunes from our group repertoire in a more "live" setting for the past few months. Here is "Vieni sul mar", using the arrangement from the PDF I posted in 2014 in...
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    Re: Mandolin recommendation for new player

    OK, the Beatles broke up 52 years ago, am I right?

    I know this is a beside-the-point hijack, but I have often wondered over the past few years about the persistence of Beatles (and others, Stones,...
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    Chambered body, electric mandolin

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    Hi Guys, hope that you are all managing to keep well and safe.
    I’ve just started to build a new emando, this time with a chambered body.
    Above is what I’m calling “the core”.
    I'm doing a...
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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: Bowlbacks of Note

    This early fluted Calace bowlback (up for live auction today) looks very nice but may have some structural issues (top may have some sinkage and bridge is positioned in the wrong location to provide...
  18. Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine on electric tenor

    I posted this over on the Newbies Social Group, and thought to post it here as well. CGDA tuned mini-electric and melodica. I'm using a GarageBand Super Reverb plugin :
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    Davy Stuart custom getting closer

    Over a year ago I commissioned a custom Davy Stuart build, it's larger bodied version of his 18" scale flat-top mandola, intended to be strung as a 4-stringer. Basically a super-short-scale tenor...
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    Re: NMD Pava Pro

    Just a quick, humble demo. Nothing well thought out.
    https://youtu.be/Ets_VEy1U48
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    Tim,
    Thank you for the two questions and your support!

    To your first question:
    Both. Of course, it never hurts to go back and repeat lessons you've already learned. In addition, the notes show...
  22. Quarantine Collaboration - (and appreciation)

    hello mandolin lovers....

    so here is a fun tale of 2 mandolins, a happy coincidence and a new pal.

    Most of the regulars here will know of Don Grieser, his frequent supportive comments on the...
  23. Re: Do any companies make bowlback mandolins and banjolins anymor

    Julien Martineau's position reminds me of some of the ways Eastern European, Balkan, and Central Asian musicians hold bowlback lutes.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/5468/7232366096_336dd9de9c_b.jpg...
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    Re: A Year With Calace?

    Hey there,
    Thank you for your opinions on Leone or Munier. At the moment I also tend to Leone more.
    But first the project "A Mandocello´s Yearbook" starts on August 1st on Ko-fi. In it I present an...
  25. I released an album of English and Irish folk songs on bouzouki

    I just released an album of English and Irish folk songs (and a Scottish pipe tune set) on the bouzouki. Hope you enjoy!

    https://ianmartyn.bandcamp.com/album/gathering-primroses
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