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08.22.14

He is... the most interesting mandolin player in the world.
One of our favorite TV commercial series is the Dos Equis "Most Interesting Man" a hilariously deadpan take on a fictional character of legendary skills
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08.19.14

Mike Marshall & Choro Famoso follow up CD released!
It only took ten years, but a follow up to one of our favorite (of all) CDs from Mike Marshall and his band Choro Famosa
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08.17.14

California's Steve Sorensen
We were first introduced to the wood wizardry of Santa Clarita builder Steve Sorensen in April of 2012, when we had the chance for
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Tone Concepts
Pick Construction
What is the difference in sound between an F hole and an Oval hole mandolin
A String Primer
Dynamic Results
Developing Your Voice
Cataloging Bad Tone
Enemies of Sustain
Blues 501 (Jazz. When three chords just aren't enough)
Swing: shuffle, articulation, and drag
Vamps Pt 1. Creating energy with Diatonic triads
Vamps Pt 2. Expanding the Diatonic triads
Vamps Pt 3. Scurry Dominants
Vamps Pt 4. Circle of fifths
Vamps Pt 4. Minor Modal
Building off silence
Brightness and the Overtone Series
Starting with good tone
Whole(some) notes
The virtues of sustain
More on sustain
Chord Combinations for the Lizard Ear




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