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    Thanks for the help. I am working on scales but...

    Thanks for the help. I am working on scales but pretty much have the major scale down. I am just starting a DVD on chord substitutions but I learned a few more terms from your post. Never heard of...
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    An Amazing Finger Picker

    I was playing around in YouTube today and discovered Tommy Emmanuel. I cannot believe that this guy has been around for over 30 years and I have never heard of him. If you want, check him out at
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    I know what you mean. I keep waiting for the day...

    I know what you mean. I keep waiting for the day when I can just sit down in my back yard and say, "I just don't see a darn thing to do around here". I don't think it is going to happen.
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    Hi Malcolm, I was just about to write you that I...

    Hi Malcolm, I was just about to write you that I found the download. I is Exercises in Melody Writing. Hot water heater went out today but I hope to start reading it tomorrow.

    Travis picking is...
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    Hi Malcolm, How is the classical guitar coming? ...

    Hi Malcolm,
    How is the classical guitar coming? It seems like all of the instructional DVDs that I purchase are geared toward electric guitar so yesterday I finally bit the bullet and bought a...
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    [QUOTE=Malcolm;145631]Some of the rest........ ...

    [QUOTE=Malcolm;145631]Some of the rest........

    Sit back open a bottle of your favorite beverage and start on fleshing out your first draft.

    Both of these responses had a wealth of information...
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    When I had a business I went through Yahoo...

    When I had a business I went through Yahoo Webhosting. They have a great program called Sitebuilder that you download and it is very easy to use. Actually it is as easy as learning MS Word. They...
  8. Still having problems with instant email notifications. Help if you can

    This is very frustrating. I have not received an instant email notification in some time. I wrote Clive and he tried to fix it once and I got a notification in my mail box that it was repaired but...
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    In Memory of Earl Scruggs

    I just cannot allow this great musician to pass without expressing my deep sadness. Although the banjo is not my instrument Earl Scruggs has always had my greatest respect. He knew how to make the...
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    I received an instant email reply to your post. Thanks again for all of your help. This was driving me crazy in trying to follow threads.

    Wishing you the best,

    Gil
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    Thanks Walter. That is simple enough. I think I...

    Thanks Walter. That is simple enough. I think I will try that exercise tomorrow. I think it would be a good learning experience.
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    You know, I had to go to the net to find out what...

    You know, I had to go to the net to find out what P-I-M-A was. I have never heard of it. When you say P-I-M-A patterns, you mean pick patterns? It is interesting what fingers various players...
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    Thanks Jon. I guess that once I started to...

    Thanks Jon. I guess that once I started to understand theory I would be able to calculate notes, create chords and note combinations (is that the correct term when you are just referring to playing...
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    Thanks, that worked. I cannot download it and...

    Thanks, that worked. I cannot download it and print it but I can read it online. If I like it I will just order a copy.
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    I hate to bother you again but I cannot figure...

    I hate to bother you again but I cannot figure out how to download the book. Maybe they don't give it away any longer but if you know how I would appreciate it if you could tell me how to do it.
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    Thanks for the reference book. The price is...

    Thanks for the reference book. The price is right also. Are you more of a blues player? Electricity? I have primarily played the Travis, Watson, Mississippi John Hurt for most of my life. It...
  17. Not receiving instant email notifications

    I posted this in the cafe, wrong place. Anyway, I use to get instant email notifications when someone responded to a thread. I did not change anything but that stopped. I checked my profile...
  18. Thanks Walter, I sent him a PM. Hopefully I will...

    Thanks Walter, I sent him a PM. Hopefully I will hear something soon. Do you know how a forum works? I have never really understood them. I mean, are they controlled by one computer or are the out...
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    Hi Malcolm, I posted this a few days ago but I...

    Hi Malcolm,

    I posted this a few days ago but I did not receive a single book recommendation.

    Can someone recommend a book for me?
    As I work my way...
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    Hi Walter, Thanks for the help. I thought I...

    Hi Walter,

    Thanks for the help. I thought I would get flooded with recommendations of some good books on this subject but it must be more complicated than I thought. Chord melodies have always...
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    Gee, I think every song that Merle Haggard ever...

    Gee, I think every song that Merle Haggard ever wrote was sad and depressing.
  22. Hi There, This is the best guitar site I have...

    Hi There,

    This is the best guitar site I have found and use it almost exclusively. It will give you scales and chords in any tuning you choose. Just tell it what each string is tuned to.
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  23. How do we contact tech help if we are having a problem with this site?

    Hi there, for some reason "instant email notification" is not working for me. It worked before but for some reason quit. I have gone to my profile and my email address is correct but I am not being...
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    I believe that it comes down to right and left...

    I believe that it comes down to right and left brain function. Have you ever noticed that when we hear British singers they do not have an accent? My pastor sung in the Philippines once and he sung...
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    Can someone recommend a book for me?

    As I work my way through learning theory my goal is to learn how to arrange some great melodies on guitar. Here is a style I really like by Guy Van Duser.
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