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    Assume you are talking about Aldrine Guerrero....

    Assume you are talking about Aldrine Guerrero. You might start on the right note by getting his name right.

    Good luck with the session. I expect he will make you feel at ease and teach a great...
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    I would begin by reading the following: ...

    I would begin by reading the following:

    https://www.gotaukulele.com/2020/09/got-ukulele-beginners-tips-oiling.html
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    I would not be happy. It is hard to tell from...

    I would not be happy. It is hard to tell from your photo the extent of the scuffs.

    The lack or response is really not okay. I did receive one uke from a well known shop that was discounted a few...
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    There are three KoAloha ukes with striking...

    There are three KoAloha ukes with striking sapwood currently on The Ukulele Site (two "rare" long neck concerts and a 25th anny tenor)

    https://theukulelesite.com/
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    Think you are correct... confusing the reds as...

    Think you are correct... confusing the reds as being not good with plastic frets due to metallic content. Corrected my original post.
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    Jake S and Herb O just were emcees for the 51st...

    Jake S and Herb O just were emcees for the 51st Hawaii Ukulele Festival that Craig C and Sarah M organized after Roy Sakuma placed it in their stewardship after fifty years. It is a free all day...
  7. I am glad I did not give in to temptation and...

    I am glad I did not give in to temptation and post an opinion after reading the posts from Bill1 and Cluze. This brings to mind the "Peanuts" Sunday comic strip where I relate best to Charlie Brown:...
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    This is from a James Hill article in 2010: "To...

    This is from a James Hill article in 2010: "To complicate matters, people who play in D6 tuning (a, d, f#, b) are like people who use Apple Computer products: a dedicated minority. With D6 tuning...
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    Had not heard of these before. Will be interested...

    Had not heard of these before. Will be interested to see what you think once settled. Are they as easy or easier than tying a "knot" on the bridge?

    I recall that some have tried beads. Can anyone...
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    D tuning is still the standard in Canada and...

    D tuning is still the standard in Canada and likely elsewhere. If you only play by yourself, then many others have posted that D tuning is preferred on a soprano.

    I did have the opportunity to...
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    Certain Aquila are actually known to have...

    Certain Aquila are actually known to have squeaking issues. The owner of Aquila in Italy, Mimmo, has been on this forum examining this issue with the members. The new Aquila Sugar strings were...
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    Did you try switching pins with one of the other...

    Did you try switching pins with one of the other ones? If lucky, neither will buzz and both will do the job.
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    The workshop includes some of the biggest names...

    The workshop includes some of the biggest names in ukulele today. One big attraction is that you will get feedback from them on one performance piece (unclear if submitted piece or live on zoom) and...
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    Just because you cannot prove something does not...

    Just because you cannot prove something does not mean it does not work. There certainly is a lot of opinions that are being confused by scientific knowledge or lack thereof. Stronger certainty of...
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    My memory takes me back to a graduate physics...

    My memory takes me back to a graduate physics course where I occasionally paid attention.

    The most insightful perspective on science the professor stated was: "Well, some experts think this is...
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    I actually would reverse the order you are...

    I actually would reverse the order you are wondering about. Local buyers severely limits your market if you are listing an ukulele costing more than a few hundred dollars. I am somewhat cringing at...
  17. ULTP has long neck concert Opios (KCO-02) for...

    ULTP has long neck concert Opios (KCO-02) for $594. A KoAloha concert (KCM-00) is $1098 on his site. (I do not believe that KoAloha has made a long neck concert in its Hawaii ukes - corrected on next...
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    The Ukulele Site just listed this 25th...

    The Ukulele Site just listed this 25th Anniversary tenor:

    https://theukulelesite.com/koaloha-silver-series-anniversary-koa-tenor-ktm-25-450.html
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    There is a lot of good info from Bluesy. I...

    There is a lot of good info from Bluesy.

    I would just start, though, by not playing nonstop for five hours. Take a day or two off and see if it feels normal. Then cut down on the time played and...
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    It works for me as you describe, EXCEPT that I...

    It works for me as you describe, EXCEPT that I have it linked to a credit card (for when I buy and spent what was in it) and not a bank account. I believe I only need to link it to an account if I...
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    Well explained. That is pretty much how I used...

    Well explained. That is pretty much how I used the Tyde Learner that I owned for about half a year before moving it on to another user.
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    The one caveat is that if you currently do chord...

    The one caveat is that if you currently do chord melody or fingerpicking on high G, some of the songs you are accustomed to may not play well on a low G or require some adjustment (in playing or...
  23. I believe they made forty of them, ten for each...

    I believe they made forty of them, ten for each of the seasons. Hope someone can tell you about the quality and tone, though I would guess the construction quality would be on par with KoAloha and...
  24. This is a free online event. But I encourage...

    This is a free online event.

    But I encourage you to "buy" the online program for $10 to support ukulele programs for children in Hawaii. Link here:

    https://www.ukulelefesthawaii.org/store
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    The organizers of our group in the Bay Area are...

    The organizers of our group in the Bay Area are hoping to have an in-person indoor gathering in September. One likely requirement is that only those that are vaccinated are allowed to attend. The...
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