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    Sticky: Re: Thread for Social Group MP3 posting

    For MandolinCafe Song-a-Week 543 Humphrey's Waltz. My try at transcribing the melody. I'm guessing at the chords, might be wrong. MuseScore MIDI-only playback:
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  2. Re: Star Spangled Banner mandolin orchestra style

    Sounds good! :mandosmiley:



    The mix sounds fine to me, FWIW. Listening with my usual little favorite earbuds (the out-of-production JVC Gumy model HA-F14-W, alleged frequency range...
  3. Poll: Re: Poll for the Song a Week Social Group Week #543

    "Sir Charles Coote" was already Song-a-Week 298, in January 2015, with 21 posts at the time of this writing. I'm posting from my phone right now so I can't view videos (one video would use up my...
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    Re: It Made the Mandolin Sound Better

    My old Chicago friend Tom had a different angle on that. He'd say, "I drink to make other people seem interesting." :)) Lol! He was actually a very sociable guy and just about everyone liked him, but...
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    It's an optical illusion. Good explanation in this video:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gcw1IIGSGMM
    (or direct link)


    Some artists have made large sculptures. In Perth, Australia, a...
  6. Re: free live concert by Elderly, Nora Brown, April 7

    Nice playing! :mandosmiley:



    I couldn't find events there either, but a Google special search (using the search string "nora brown, site:elderly.com", without the quotes) did turn up an...
  7. Thread: New music

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    Re: New music

    I don't understand Spanish either, but I set the YouTube closed-captions/subtitles to "on" (it's still in Spanish though) and then I typed those words into Google Translate to get some sort of idea...
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    The Song-a-Week thread won't let me attach my own pics from my computer (Song-a-Week seems to only allow hotlinking to internet pics) so I'll have to put this here and then link to it. Concerns...
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    Re: Who needs a B chord anyway?

    My try at diagramming what David and JB are describing (hope I did this right)...

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    Re: This weeks mandolin that won't get a bid or buyer

    Pictures and info. :)
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    Sticky: Re: Thread for Social Group MP3 posting

    Revised - chord SIMULATION, for The Long Lane, Song-a-Week 538. Work in progress, some of these chords might be wrong.
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    Re: Where are the ' Big guys ' ?

    Well I dunno but - generally speaking - wouldn't it be a little unusual for "big" businesses to reveal trade secrets that could help the competition to overtake them?

    Building cool musical...
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    Re: The Mandolin in America

    :grin:
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    Re: Curious about mandola nomenclature

    I know nothing except this quote from the Hobgoblin mandola page:


    "The Tenor Mandola (or Mandola) is tuned as a Viola, CGDA, one fifth below a mandolin. Octave Mandolas (also known as Octave...
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    Re: The Mandolin in America

    Quite possibly. DW Cooper was in fact a highly talented mandolinist who, like his more famous older brother DB Cooper, also engaged in various unorthodox aerial activities that generated unlimited...
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    Re: This weeks mandolin that won't get a bid or buyer

    It seems to be an African bow harp. For posterity, first the eBay instrument:

    191171

    A similar instrument is shown at a different website - sold for $86:

    191172

    Another below, from the...
  17. Re: A nice version of June Apple feat. Sierra Hull

    Wow, that sounds fantastic! :mandosmiley: Love it! (music at 0:53)
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    Re: Random mandolin sightings

    :grin: :)
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    Re: Random mandolin sightings

    Yeah, Kimmel video was posted by me in post #54 of that thread, 3 weeks ago. :)
  20. Re: Backing Irish music with guitar after playing mandolin melody

    Good info, Paul! :)

    There's also an older multi-page cautionary MandolinCafe discussion about guitars in Irish music. (Not sure I should link to that thread, as it might at first seem...
  21. Re: Making the A and E strings less "pingy" and general newbie re

    EDIT: Oops! I just noticed that Pheffernan already mentioned hand position. (I was reading too fast and didn't see it at first.) :redface:

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    My earlier post:

    All good advice above....
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    Re: Seasonal Sight Reading Challenge

    Yes that's a good version, but you used the composer's 6/8 time, instead of 3/4 time which apparently some bluegrassers prefer.
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    Re: Not able to view embeded photobucket photos

    Good point.
  24. Re: Turning an acoustic into a (semi) solid body electric?

    :popcorn:
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    Re: Not able to view embeded photobucket photos

    Possibly relevant - in 2017 there was a Photobucket fiasco and monumental PR disaster, where the clueless Photobucket management started charging $400 per month to allow hotlinking (posting pictures...
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