Search:

Search: Search took 1.00 seconds.

  1. Re: Looking for recommendations on a ‘20’s Gibson oval A

    It was just dumb luck in my case. I bought my '06 on eBay for less than $1K only because I could return it if I wasn't satisfied. It was found in a Cali closet wrapped in towels. Definitely loved and...
  2. Replies
    25
    Views
    2,738

    Re: NMD - Brentrup Model 23

    I also should add congratulations, Eric. You’re a very fortunate fellow.
  3. Replies
    25
    Views
    2,738

    Re: NMD - Brentrup Model 23

    Wait - what? The Homestead had a Brentrup? Sorry I missed that!
  4. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,187

    Re: Broken Gibson A mandolin- 1903

    Well, I’ve seen just the pineapple tailpiece for sale here, on eBay, and Reverb for upwards of $250…there may be enough salvageable for $300.
  5. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,448

    Re: Interesting mandocello on Reverb

    I think Willie also told me that Finn makes them out of reclaimed wood - is that correct, Eric?
  6. Re: Modern case options for teens Gibson A models

    The Superior CD-1521 Deluxe Hardshell A Model Mandolin Case fits my 1906 Gibson A-1 (and my 1955 Levin) like a glove!
  7. Replies
    30
    Views
    4,495

    Re: Help ID my The Gibson Mandolin

    I can see your photos just fine.

    Can you see if the FON (Factory Order Number) is still visible? That number would be found inside the body of the mandolin as you look towards the neck.

    That...
  8. Replies
    50
    Views
    9,230

    Re: Best all time Inlay's

    Maegen Wells' logo head stock inlays. Simple & Elegant:

    https://www.pegheadnation.com/instruments-gear/fine-lutherie/maegen-wells-style-mandolin-and-15-inch-archtop-guitar/
  9. Replies
    65
    Views
    13,711

    Re: Why Mandolin?

    Learned to play the clarinet (Eb, Bb and contrabass), the piano, the oboe, the guitar, the banjo (5 string). But never really loved them enough to practice on a regular basis. Then, a couple years...
  10. Replies
    17
    Views
    14,042

    Re: Funk Mandolin - "Kiss" by Prince

    Just what the doctor ordered! That was terrific, Steve!
  11. Replies
    37
    Views
    8,314

    Re: Live from Here is no more

    Chris introduced me to so many musicians that I would have not have known about if not for LFH.

    Just heartsick...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,498

    Re: Dwight Lamb's Danish Tunes

    Thank you, both!

    I promptly purchased my own copy from Missouri Valley Music.

    Can't wait till it gets here.

    Jean
  13. Re: How to approach practicing and improvement?

    Hi Simon.

    Can you be more specific about the sight reading app you recommend? there are a lot of options...

    j
  14. Replies
    29
    Views
    6,419

    Re: collecting and playing mandolins ?

    And sometimes we buy instruments because we simply appreciate the artisan work of the luthier.
  15. Replies
    130
    Views
    40,031

    Re: Post A picture of your favorite "A" model

    brand spankin' new: 2019 Meredith

    182726
    182727
  16. Replies
    72
    Views
    28,234

    Re: Hardanger Fiddle Tunes

    Annbjørn Lien recorded The Lost Sheep on her album “Felefeber” if I’m not mistaken...
  17. Replies
    10
    Views
    3,714

    Re: Finnish mandolinist HEIKKI LAHTI, RIP

    Thanks, Seppo.

    I’ll shoot you an email.

    Jean
  18. Replies
    10
    Views
    3,714

    Re: Finnish mandolinist HEIKKI LAHTI, RIP

    Thank you for making Heikki's music available to those of us who never had the opportunity to see/hear him perform live, Seppo.

    We will mourn his loss, but his music will be celebrated and live...
  19. Replies
    41
    Views
    16,303

    Re: More Nordic?

    I realize I’m late to this party, but is it still possible to get a copy of this book? I can’t seem to find it for sale anywhere online. This is directed to Seppo re: mandoliiniopas
Results 1 to 19 of 19