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FIND FRET POSITIONS IN THIRTY SECONDS WITHOUT A COMPUTER OR CALCULATIONS THAT DRIVE YOU CRAZY.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mungo Park Jul 25, 2011. 6 Replies

I know that good people like Stewmac have them online, but my formula allows you to have, at your fingertips, the ability to find fret positions for any scale length for any instrument, be it a uke…Continue

 

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At 9:23am on May 1, 2011, Uncle John said…

Hi John,

   I'm pleased to have you for a nation friend.  I was just looking at your photos,  The reso is my favorite, like the yellow Monte and your recent trey.  I was relly impressed with your Weissenborn, WOW!

   John

At 4:53am on April 29, 2011, dogfinger steve said…
thanks for the shout john:0)
At 1:23am on July 20, 2010, rodney fruits said…
Thanks John. The box you ask about is a Don Carlos limited edition 2009 made by Arturo Fuente. The boxes on the bench are Padron boxes, and the cbg's on your page look great!
At 1:49pm on June 16, 2010, The Phrygian Kid said…
1.. These are AWESOME!!!
thanks so much.. u could sell these on here and make a few bucks.. 2.. I didnt really have a good look til i got home, but that wee bit of junk mail u had printed up is the balls!! great stuff mate, good to see u tonight keep me posted about that lizard cheers..
At 1:02am on June 12, 2010, The Phrygian Kid said…

http://www.easy-share.com/1909006080/ After an extended comedy of near misses in Paris, Bob Brozman finally met Djeli Moussa Diawara in the middle of the Indian Ocean, on the isle of Réunion. The versatile American ethnomusicologist-guitarist and Guinean kora master sat in together and immediately decided that a duet album was in order. On Ocean Blues they revel in the textural possibilities of their instruments, as the cascading glissandos and muscular attack of Diawara's modified steel-pegged kora (West African harp) encounters Brozman's exuberantly virtuosic slide and blues guitar. Worlds collide and collude as this two-way fan club creates their brave new music. The pair moves from intuitive cross-cultural politeness to playful theremin-like swoops and whines to ferocious toe-to-toe face-offs. Their singing is another study in contrasts and egoless cooperation--Diawara's filigreed jali wail and Brozman's bluesy growl unexpectedly turn out to be made for each other.
At 8:33pm on April 26, 2010, The Phrygian Kid said…
FRETWIRE IS IN!!
ur share comes to au$55 (approx)
im very confident u'll be very pleased with the value..
give me a call or text, 0407702377 and we'll organize something..
have a great day
At 3:35pm on April 23, 2010, dogfinger steve said…
so many cigar boxes, so little time... :0)
At 3:23pm on April 20, 2010, Scott Waters said…
in regards to this "it's a tin available in oz that has mosquito coils in .Only 5 bucks!"
At 3:23pm on April 20, 2010, Scott Waters said…
where do you find that?
At 9:06pm on April 18, 2010, The Phrygian Kid said…
yeah mate, probly best gig i've ever seen considering the seats we had, the sound etc..
thanks so much for the invite..

the recording i got is of very listenable quality..
I like it much more than the cd i bought on the night to be honest..
Still gotta chop it up in an audio editor to add track markers, just two long files at present.
I'll get onto it hopefully before that fretwire turns up off gitty..
i trust u got my message about the prices and are happy etc? a pound should do maybe twenty something necks, so a neck will cost around $2 to fret! :D
have a great day pimp daddy
 
 
 

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