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    Re: Favorite Electric Mandolin Albums or Artists?

    https://pierogalloproject.com/js_videos/zafara/

    I will add Piero Gallo to this list.

    https://pierogalloproject.com/js_albums/diario-mediterraneo/
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    Re: Any good Mandolin Transcription books?

    David Benedict has a transcription book for his album The Golden Angle

    https://davidbenedictmandolin.com/store
  3. Re: Microphone for recording with iPad or Android phone

    Apogee MiC or Hype MiC work with iPhone and iPad. I have one of the older versions of the MiC and it meets my needs without an additional interface.
  4. Thread: Beatles tunes

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    Re: Beatles tunes

    https://youtu.be/nFpo1vTz5Co
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    Re: Beatles tunes

    Pierro Gallo has an album of Beatles tunes on mandolin
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    Re: Your favorite Patreons?

    David Benedict has a Patreon site full of all sorts of good stuff
    https://www.patreon.com/davidbenedictmandolin
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    Re: Fancy picks for finger injury?

    It's not a pick, but have you tried using some pick honey/gorilla snot? It might give you just enough grip to stabilize your pick without putting so much pressure on the joint.
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    Re: What artist/album got you started with Trad

    It was the folks at Mandolin Cafe’s Song a Week Social Group:
    https://www.mandolincafe.com/forum/group.php?groupid=67
  9. Re: Best rechargeable LED music stand clip-on light?

    I purchased this one a couple months ago and like it so far.

    Vekkia Professional Musician 3000K-6000K Super Bright 19 LED Music Stand Light, Clip On Orchestra Piano Lights, 9 Levels Dimmable...
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    Re: Losing Your Place

    Here is a link that has a section on memorization:

    https://www.musiciansway.com/practice/

    It is something that I am not very good at. I know it takes as much practice to memorize a tune as it...
  11. Re: How do I put 2 recordings from Windows Media Player to YouTub

    Which version of windows are you using?
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    Re: Women Builders

    Bruni Jacob: https://bruni-jacob.de/
  13. Re: Classical / Neopolitan Mando Builders in North America?

    Here is a link to a review that was posted not too long ago:
    https://www.mandolincafe.com/forum/threads/153813-Fraulini-Caterina-a-prototype
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    Re: Keeping a practice journal

    Dave Benedict just posted a You Tube on the subject !

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9EaAl_5TBQ&t=4s
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    Re: winter non-adjustable bridge

    https://grotro.com/product-category/category-2/bridges/
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    Re: Polyetherimide plectra

    I have been using the Red Bear Neapolitan which I like, but the point is quite sharp. I had hoped that with use it would become more rounded but that hasn’t happened yet. I think I will buy another....
  17. Re: Standard Notation for the Tab-Addicted Mandolinist

    I have used and continue to Joe Carr's for learning to read standard notation, and that book has worked out well for me. The biggest obstacle for me is switching back and forth between TAB and...
  18. Re: Standard Notation for the Tab-Addicted Mandolinist

    Here it is :

    http://www.stringthingm.com/Shop.html
  19. Re: In search of a resource for learning about Double Stops

    Josephine Trott: Melodious Double-Stops for the Violin
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    Re: Refinishing a German Bowlback mandolin

    I think I agree with those that say leave it as is. The finish just might be too new and those swirls might disappear after a month of playing. I wonder if part of the issue is that people don’t see...
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    Re: Martin 1920 Style C questions

    To post a picture hover over the icons until you find one that says insert image. Its the third from last one. Click it to open the dialogue box. If you are uploading an image from your computer use...
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    Re: Better than a metronome

    :)):)):)):)):))
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    Re: Martin 1920 Style C questions

    My Martin Style B from the same time period does not have bushings either. I also do not have an end pin. Mine did not come with the tailpiece cover and since they are detachable I suspect they were...
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    Re: How to remember tunes?

    Try practicing a few measures at a time without the music in front of you. Once you can play those measures without referring to the sheet music , add a few more until you can play the whole tune...
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    Re: Martin AK2 string recommendation

    I wrote to Martin asking which strings to use on my BK and the M400 was recommended. I sometimes use a set from D’Addario of the same gauge and composition. I have wondered what strings would have...
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