Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
GUEST,sharon g Mandolin Mudcatters survey (70* d) RE: Mandolin Mudcatters survey 18 May 06


Is the mandolin your primary instrument or a sideline?
Currently mainly a sideline- I'm mainly playing fiddle - partly by choice, and partly because mandolin seems to aggravate an RSI problem worse than fiddle. But I still get it out to learn tunes or play on by myself sometimes

Do you perform regularly with others/are you part of an organized group?
Yes, I'm in an Irish music/contra dance band ( Round the House)

What type of music do you play?
Irish and contra dance

What style would you LIKE to be playing?
same

Are you happy with your mandolin?
Yes, generally. When I played a lot, I needed a fret job after a few years, and eventually the tailpiece fatigued and had to be replaced, but the action, sound etc were acceptable for the price

What type/style/brand of mandolin do you own.
Flatiron A style, about 12 years old


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.
   * Click on the linked number with * to view the thread split into pages (click "d" for chronologically descending).

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.