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Home Video Recording – How to create YouTube videos with your mandolin performances

June 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Have you ever watched a YouTube video of a mandolin performance that you literally just want to adjust the settings of your PC to make it sound better? Or maybe you are so distracted by […]

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Desvairada e Brasileirinho – 16 mãos! Incrível – Danilo Brito and Friends

May 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Mandolin and Violin are close, right. Well, here they are really close!

Desvairada” (Garoto) e Brasileirinho (Waldir Azevedo). Participação de Carlos Malta (flauta), Ricardo Herz (violino), Danilo Brito (bandolim), Alessandro Penezzi (violão), Luizinho 7 Cordas, Leo […]

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A Luthier’s Journey #5 – Synchronicity

May 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

Probably the most enjoyable part of my journey as a luthier has been of recent years. It all started with attempts at building timber resonator cones. I was looking for warmer tone.

The “National” style of […]

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Selecting a mandolin – Terms, Glossary and Guide for Wood Selection

April 30th, 2015|0 Comments

This article is part of an article series to serve as a guide for people looking to buy an instrument in the mandolin family. In this first article the focus is on the selection of woods for […]

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Baião da Siriema – with Luiz Simas (piano) and Marilynn Mair (mandolin)

April 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Piano and mandolin, such an appealing combination. The grand sound of the piano is contrasted to the delicate sound of the mandolin to create a very beautiful result.

Here, Marilynn Mair plays mandolin together with Luiz […]

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Marilynn Mair

April 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Internationally praised for her concerts and recordings, she has established classical mandolin in chamber music circles worldwide, earning the title, “First Lady of the Mandolin”. Marilynn has performed at prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall, […]

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