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Introducing My Mando Family
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September 25, 2014 - 10:22 pm
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I have moved to sell most of my fiddles so that I can buy a German Bowl-Back Mandolin.

I have an "A" Type Mandolin (NOVA MA-100), sunburst pattern that can be seen in the picture.

The Red and White instrument is a Squier Mini Electric Guitar (22 3/4" Scale length) that Tunes C, G, D, A  in the same octave as a Cello and may be described as a MandoCello.

These instruments take all the practice time I can manage and fortunately since they are both tuned in fifths, once I learn a tune on one the fingering works equally well on the other.

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When the Bowl-back mandolin arrives I will post her picture.

Let me echo Kinda Scratchy thanks to Pierre for allow we musician friends to hangout here.


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September 25, 2014 - 10:37 pm
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I restored and sold a mini strat just like that a few years back. Nice instruments

There is no shame in playing twinkle, youre playing Mozart

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September 26, 2014 - 3:26 am
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Hey ,

Nice lookin' instruments Ray ....can't wait to see yer taterbug when ya get it...violin-1267Have fun   Be happy

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