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Tucson1
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September 25, 2014 - 7:31 pm
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Wow ,

Thanks Pierre for a spot to post our mandolin related stuff ...as many fiddlers also play mandolin and often like to back up our fiddlin' with 'em ...here's pics of my mandolins ...violin-1267Have fun   Be happyIMG04726-20140413-0750.jpgImage Enlarger

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KindaScratchy
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September 25, 2014 - 10:04 pm
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This great! Thanks, Pierre! No one will forget that this is a violin/fiddle site, but since the mandolin is so closely related to the violin in terms of tuning and usage (in bluegrass and traditional music), it's nice to have a place to discuss mandolin-related topics, especially since so many of us fiddlers also play mandolin. This way, we don't have to leave our Fiddlerman home and go elsewhere.

“If I ever go looking for my heart’s desire again, I won’t look any further than my own backyard. Because if it isn’t there, I never really lost it to begin with.”

– Dorothy Gale, The Wizard of Oz

When the work's all done and the sun's settin' low,

I pull out my fiddle and I rosin up the bow.

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September 25, 2014 - 11:16 pm
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Thanks @Fiddlerman - this will be great. I haven't played my fiddle so much since I joined the Fiddlerman site - maybe the mando home will get me going again on the mandolin. Welcome back - glad you enjoyed your vacation.

@Tucson1 - nice mandolins - I especially like the one that looks like a banjo. Looking forward to hearing some of your your mando tunes soon.

"A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
~~Albert Einstein

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coolpinkone
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September 26, 2014 - 1:52 am
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@RosinGecko right on bro! Post your stuff. 

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Fiddlerman
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September 26, 2014 - 2:45 pm
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No thanks necessary. It's I who should thank you all for this thread. I believe this site will suit all stringed instruments and is closely related to so many of the genres we work on here.

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but the one who needs the least."

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coolpinkone
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October 7, 2014 - 5:02 pm
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@kindascratchy thanks for that quote from the Wizzard of Oz. 

I just popped in to check out Mando land today. :)

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