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    I've got both a Tenor Fluke, and one of the first...

    I've got both a Tenor Fluke, and one of the first 30 Firefly banjo ukes made (at least, that's what the serial number says...) - both have wood fretboards and PegHed tuners.

    I wouldn't have it any...
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    I have attended One (Count 'em!) professional...

    I have attended One (Count 'em!) professional baseball game in my life. I was eleven years old. My cousin, seated next to me, knew all the players on each team, all the statistics, and what all that...
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    I keep one on each of my ukes. I did get one that...

    I keep one on each of my ukes. I did get one that was a dud - emailed the company, gave them the information on where and when I bought it, and (with the help of a magnifying glass) the numbers on...
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    You don't have to play it in C# - pick a key most...

    You don't have to play it in C# - pick a key most comfortable to you and transpose it, or use a capo, and use the chord shapes most comfortable to you.

    I did a simple search on line for "Cow cow...
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    I disagree. My elementary school music teacher...

    I disagree. My elementary school music teacher undoubtedly had the vocabulary, but didn't need it to explain to us kids. Shape note singing doesn't need the vocabulary, but explains it. When I can...
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    And that's about what I had been saying - I don't...

    And that's about what I had been saying - I don't think I know anything about music theory, and I hadn't ever heard of either this numerical thing or the Ionian Scale, but...

    When it was explained...
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    Maybe that's the answer, but I don't know what...

    Maybe that's the answer, but I don't know what the question is, or what those numbers represent. With nothing to specifically state what it is in reference to, it lacks context.

    Which is why I...
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    Geez, Jerry! Just drive the hour to Magic Fluke...

    Geez, Jerry! Just drive the hour to Magic Fluke and pick up a new bridge! or call them! I'm sure Dale and Phyllis would be happy to help!


    -Kurt
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    I know nothing about music theory. Until...

    I know nothing about music theory.

    Until someone asks me to explain what I'm doing, and I find out I know more than a little.

    Except that I still think of the Root as something under a plant,...
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    We got married in 1994 by a Marriage Commissioner...

    We got married in 1994 by a Marriage Commissioner at the San Francisco City Hall - what a gorgeous place! The Commissioner, my wife, and two friends.

    Our reception was two days later at the San...
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    Thank for doing this one, John - I almost did it...

    Thank for doing this one, John - I almost did it a few weeks back when the Season was Up/Down/High/Low... but ran out of time, and then family issues got in the way of doing videos again...

    I...
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    Poll: Not Zoom - the resolution and sound quality at my...

    Not Zoom - the resolution and sound quality at my house sucks rocks, regardless of what equipment I use.

    Used to play with 2-3 groups, and performed gigs solo/with a partner.

    But since the...
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    But are the fees US or UK fees?

    But are the fees US or UK fees?
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    I don't know how that one was resolved, but I...

    I don't know how that one was resolved, but I bought National Resophonic Uke from someone in Tasmania (his name rhymes with "Hon Plunken") sometime after that, and there was not duty fee.

    I also...
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    Union rules - 2 are o a b.

    Union rules - 2 are o a b.
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    Poll: I paid more for each of our last 4 vehicles than...

    I paid more for each of our last 4 vehicles than I paid for my house in 1994. And when my Dad bought their house in 1963, while earning about $1.85/hr, the house was only about $9,000.

    Since my...
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    Gorgeous, Brad. But I know I don't need...

    Gorgeous, Brad.

    But I know I don't need another ukulele.

    How much for the prototype?


    -Kurt

    (Not that I afford it, anyway...)
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    Hi, Bradford. I'm not a builder, never will be...

    Hi, Bradford.

    I'm not a builder, never will be one, but I'm wondering: With a carved top on a uke, would you be placing a Sound Post, as members of the violin family use?

    I'm told that lets the...
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    I am still waiting for some books I ordered for a...

    I am still waiting for some books I ordered for a class. They were print-to-order, and shipped on February 2nd from Cedar Rapids, IA via FedEx Sure Post , which uses Last Mile delivery by USPS.
    ...
  20. I finally had a spare 20 minutes! Here's another...

    I finally had a spare 20 minutes! Here's another one-take wonder - one of Jim Yates' (and my) Favorite Guy Clark songs.

    I hope you like my the t-shirt - my wife gave it to me. She said I can be a...
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    How did I know that Jerry would go for this one?...

    How did I know that Jerry would go for this one?

    (I thought about it, but still trying to get back in shape after the 5-month layoff...)
  22. I'm planning on Guy Clark, if I can get the time...

    I'm planning on Guy Clark, if I can get the time - we have a wake coming up, I have to help my wife at the Yarn Shop Thursday after work,, need to work on Mom's plumbing somewhere in between...
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    I did this song years ago, for one of the earlier...

    I did this song years ago, for one of the earlier seasons, but it bears repeating.

    I met my wife in the SF Bay Area.


    https://youtu.be/bSuRyPqwoiE
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    I have been to both Scotland and Hawaii -...

    I have been to both Scotland and Hawaii - Technically I was in Scotland twice, having flown into Paisley, meandering down to Wolverhampton, over through Wales, up through Cambria, and back to...
  25. Thread: Cordoba Ukes

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    The Ukulele Site has a photo of a 32T - there is...

    The Ukulele Site has a photo of a 32T - there is a single dot at 5th and 10th fret, double dot at 7th.

    And it is Out Of Stock.
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