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    Welcome to the UU and to ukuleles. I’m...

    Welcome to the UU and to ukuleles.

    I’m pretty sure you’ll enjoy shopping at Island Bazaar and finding some good stuff. I have, though I haven’t been there in a while.
    Anyway, I hope you enjoy...
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    Uhhh . . . I just looked through EBay and Amazon...

    Uhhh . . . I just looked through EBay and Amazon and Elderly. I think the Pono might be a bit too expensive for me. One can buy a pretty good Classical Guitar for it’s price.

    Also, I read...
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    Wow! I was gonna buy a Classical Guitar but...

    Wow! I was gonna buy a Classical Guitar but changed my mind. The Guitalele would be even better it seems to me. I have a tenor guitar, but I’m not usta it’s large size yet. I don’t play the...
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    I couldn’t agree more. I really enjoy mine. ...

    I couldn’t agree more. I really enjoy mine. :old:
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    I usta have a Gold Tone concert banjolele, but I...

    I usta have a Gold Tone concert banjolele, but I traded in back to the store for a Tenor. However, the store also had a GT baritone ukulele! Boy, I wish I’da had my mind right then. I sure would...
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    Has anyone tried Sliding on their TGs? I am, and...

    Has anyone tried Sliding on their TGs? I am, and I’m really enjoyin’ it. I’m pretty comfortable with my glass slide on my finger now, and I’m doin’ pretty well on the slidin’. I’ve gotta work on G...
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    Yeah, Rollie, I agree. “Bluegrass” is the style...

    Yeah, Rollie, I agree. “Bluegrass” is the style that Bluegrass bands play. It’s like the stuff that Dixieland bands or Polka bands or even String Quartet groups play. Bluegrass bands play Country...
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    How do you define “Bluegrass”? Is it a definite...

    How do you define “Bluegrass”? Is it a definite kinda music, or is it the kinda music that Bluegrass Bands play? :old:
  9. A really nice lookin’ ukulele, and a good...

    A really nice lookin’ ukulele, and a good soundin’ one too. You’re a very lucky person. :old:
  10. You could type Low G Booming in the “Advanced...

    You could type Low G Booming in the “Advanced Search”/ “Search Forum” area to see what you can find. :old”
  11. I usta complain about the “booming” low G on ukes...

    I usta complain about the “booming” low G on ukes but mostly I was ignored. A few ukers said one could quiet the booming but didn’t say how. Low G always boomed on my ukes, so I just quit usin’ it....
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    Hi. I don’t understand your first sentence. I...

    Hi. I don’t understand your first sentence. I like DGBE fine. — no problemo.

    I think I’ve solved the discomfort of my big (to me) Blueridge. I readjusted the strap I've been usin’. Now the...
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    Does anyone ever use a Foot Stand? I have a nice...

    Does anyone ever use a Foot Stand? I have a nice one that I’ve used before, but I keep crushing it when I push on it to rise. I’ve done it two three times and can’t seem to stop. It’s bent back...
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    Well, good luck with whatever you’re doin’. I...

    Well, good luck with whatever you’re doin’. I finished my Irish banjo studies, and now I gotta work on my tremolos for Italian tunes.

    Have fun. :old:
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    I’m sorry, but I just don’t understand what the...

    I’m sorry, but I just don’t understand what the heck you are talking about. Why are you retunin’ the drone up and down? Are you just experimenting or what? I play in gDGBD, gDGCD and gCGCD, so you...
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    I use CGBD to play Plectrum Banjo music on my...

    I use CGBD to play Plectrum Banjo music on my Kala guitar and my Lanikai banjolele.. If one added the g it would be the old time (gCGBD) 5 string banjo tuning. :old:
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    Yeah, DUD1, you’re correct about those chords. ...

    Yeah, DUD1, you’re correct about those chords. They’re easy-peasy even for me. Thanks a lot. :old:
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    Hi, Keety. I have a Kala tenor eight string,...

    Hi, Keety. I have a Kala tenor eight string, and, even though I can play melodies on it on good days, I don’t care for the way they sound. Agreeing with the others above, I only use mine to play...
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    Ahhh, well . . :old:

    Ahhh, well . . :old:
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    I agree with this post completely, bunnyf. My...

    I agree with this post completely, bunnyf. My Kala KA-GTR came tuned to CGDA which I really don’t care for, so I changed it to DGBE. However, then I bought a Blueridge tenor guitar (also tuned to...
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    I wonder if they’ll postpone the season like the...

    I wonder if they’ll postpone the season like the Olympics. :old:
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    I find myself not caring a lot either way. ...

    I find myself not caring a lot either way. They’ve just become too big, too long and kind of silly. Growth isn't always good. :old:
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    Hi, bunnyf, I was told on another forum that the...

    Hi, bunnyf, I was told on another forum that the same strings can be used for both CGDA and DGBE. I’ve used both tunings, and they played okay as far as I can tell.

    I dunno . . . but thanks...
  24. Very nice lookin’ baritone. I like everything...

    Very nice lookin’ baritone. I like everything about it. I hardly ever play my small ukes any more. I usually only play my baritone and sometimes my eighter for singin’.

    My baritone is tuned the...
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    One can tune a TG to CGDA and DGBE with the same...

    One can tune a TG to CGDA and DGBE with the same strings, but GDAE needs a different size. I use DGBE on mine. :old:
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