Does anyone know what this Gibson A-1 Mandolin is worth? Description of Gibson A-1 Mandolin Pumpkin colored body with dark red sides and back. Black Headstock has “The Gibson” in two words, on a slant, inlayed in pearl. Ivoroid 4-in-line tuners with ivoroid tuning buttons. Black Headstock has black inlay line that continues across the top of the head, down the back of the headstock and continues down to the bottom of the neck. Ivoroid bound ebony fret board with 20 frets and 6 pearl dot inlays. Ivoroid-bound oval sound hole with dual rope pattern purfling rings around sound hole. Raised Tortoise pick guard says “PAT. It has a black ebony rest piece on the bottom with ivoroid center.

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The greatest banjo players of all time are from all over the world and include musicians such as Charlie Poole, Bela Fleck, Earl Scruggs, and Pete Seeger. Even comedian Steve Martin plays the banjo! Vote up the best banjoists in history on the list below, or add a musician who you think is the best banjo player ever, if he or she isn’t already.

Framus Guitar Posted by J. Can somebody help me with the history and worth of the guitar? I have a Framus Accoustic Guitar with the model number 75A on it an a serial number , I believe, or the 8 could be the letter B. It looks to be fairly old, but it plays like a Dream. Can you be of any help. I have a Framus Werkes built in Bavaria guitar I bought in Germany in , serial number is , and would like to know it’s worth should I decide to sell or trade.

I have a framus black rose circa I purchased it new I is fitted with the original hofner pickup inc. It is in fine condition but well played.

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Part of our rich colonial heritage. Banjo Paterson Cottage Restaurant operates from a beautiful sandstone building dating back to the ‘s. Classified by the National Trust, “Rockend” is where A. Situated within 5 acres of parkland the restaurant is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens overlooking the water, making it ideal for garden ceremonies.

Mostly, I bought the thing to remind myself I have zero — zilch, nada, none — musical talent. This has long been a source of angst for me, because my brother Tom appears to have sucked up all the musical talent in our family, and I thought I might wrestle some back.

A – If you’re a buyer, the value is the max price you are ready to pay to have it. If you’re a seller, the value is the minimum amount you accept to sell it.. You can check ebay for completed sales for the same model, but value on ebay is not value in a shop or elsewhere, for reasons. Outside of a completed transaction, value has no meaning, so please do not ask me to value your guitar.

Please re-read above and you’ll have the answer. Harmony instruments were produced on an industrial scale. Even the less common models can’t be considered “rare”. Remember that all Harmony made guitars this means all guitars on this website are still considered low grade instruments by most players and collectors, and can’t be compared in value to the “great” names as Gibson, Fender, Martin As a result, only a handful of guys in the world are ready to pay real money for a rare Harmony model.

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It is rumoured Jordan, 20, was struggling with the intense male attention on Jesy, 21, so the pair mutually decided to split after their 10 month romance. In the past few weeks the girl group has been hit with heartbreak after claims Perrie Edwards’ boyfriend Zayn Malik cheated on her with an Australian stripper. Jesy Nelson and Jordan banjo have split after reports he found it difficult to deal with her fame Jesy and Jordan’s romance was one of the longer lasting showbiz relationships and the Little Mix star regularly spoke about her man in interviews, crediting him with teaching her the best dance moves.

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A traditional style dating from the turn of the century. The No-Knot has a non-adjustable, short top plate, and is nickel-plated. It’s THE old-time banjo tailpiece perfect for .

I landed on this by accident. Capoed up 3, can be used for G-minor. Rufus Crisp is also said to have used this tuning. Perhaps Fred invented it in G, and Tommy in A. Jont Blevins, Train 45 I can’t find my source. I’m assuming that the 4th string is tuned 2 octaves below the 5th, and the 3rd one octave below the 1st. I’ve no recorded examples. Snake Baked a Hoecake” was recorded in Stecher seems to be playing it as a slide-banjo.

Also sometimes used for D-centered tunes: There Ain’t No Way Out’. George Gibson says that his father played Big Jug of Liquor in this tuning, and that he knows of only one other old-timer also from Knott County who played this song. George Gibson also likes this tuning.

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The “real calf-skin” vs. “phony everything else” debate has a long and distinguished pedigree dating to Neolithic times, but in the end it comes down to personal taste and – equally important – convenience. But you love the rest of your banjo so much that you decide to replace the damaged pot with a new one.

Personal life[ edit ] Having completed his first two years, he took a break from studying to concentrate on his dancing in the year following winning BGT. He said that “from the age of 14, I started to teach myself routines”. They announced their engagement on 2 October He was given the nickname ‘Chosen’ by his fellow Diversity members. In their first year together, they won the Street Dance Weekend competition before deciding to enter Britain’s Got Talent. Britain’s Got Talent[ edit ] Main article: All the judges heavily praised their performances throughout the competition, with Ashley’s choreography being described by Amanda Holden as “genius”.

In the final referring to their winning performance, judge Simon Cowell said “If I was going to give marks on that, that is the only performance tonight I would give a 10 to. In the final six days later, Diversity were announced as the winners, beating Boyle and Julian Smith who came second and third respectively. Ashley Banjo choreographed, produced and directed the tour.

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The Banjo: From Africa to America and Beyond. and invoke the glory-beaming banjo. Examples of these instruments, dating from to the present, illustrate the African origin of the banjo. [It] is made of a great gourd, and a necke thereunto fastnd, resembling in some sort our bandore; but they have no manner of fret, and the strings.

Ukulele Picture Gallery Two ukuleles from the ‘s: The one on top is a plywood Harmony uke and the one on the bottom is a Mauna Loa, an inexpensive line made by Lyon and Healy. Both of these have wooden tuning pegs which mostly were not used after the late twenties. The Mauna Loa is made out of nissa wood which was not used by any other company than Lyon and Healy as far as I know. You should resist your initial inclination to replace the wooden tuning pegs because they belong on these models and work fine when you get used to them.

This type of ukulele probably from the ‘s is not rare or expensive. The brand is “MayBell” but this gives no real information about who actually made it because identical ukes were sold with other brand names. As is common the 12th fret was missing and was replaced with steel since I couldn’t find brass.

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With origins dating back to the s, the contest was hosted as part of the Augusta Festival and previously took place in conjunction with the Mountain State Forest Festival and the Randolph County Fair. Several generous anonymous donors lent their support as well. The contest drew more than 30 participants from West Virginia as well as five other states. Cash prizes were awarded for first-, second- and third-place in fiddle and banjo.

Oct 25,  · Dating a vintage Washburn acoustic. Posted by Ian Pender on May 22, at pm in Luthier Talk; Those things are more helpful for dating Washburns than the serial number by itself. Serial numbers where started over a few times, you need the additional clues to .

But, with more than 75 years of shipping records in the Gibson books, and dozens of variations on numerical schemes used over the years, serial numbers sometimes do little to shed light on the origin of a mysterious Gibson. With vintage Gibsons selling at auction for as much as half a million dollars, Davidson will sometimes roll up his sleeves and poke around in the ledgers, but only as time allows.

The earliest volumes contain hundreds of yellowed pages covered front and back with rows of handwritten numbers. It can take Davidson several hours to locate a specific serial number, if he can find it at all. Even then, there may be four other guitars—of all different models—with the same number sequence. Serial numbers can pull up multiple guitars from multiple years. To combat the problem, the company upped its serial number sequence last year from eight digits to nine. For the most part, it looks real.

But there are some obvious indicators—if it starts with a five, for instance. Or it might be an eight-digit serial number that indicates it was built on the th day of the year. Our customers want serial numbers to be formatted a certain way—like they used to be. Follow Gibson on Facebook and Twitter for guitar giveaways, new product launches, music news and much more!

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However, there was some overlap during this period, as might be expected in a factory with stock parts sitting around. Late also marked the year that David L. As I recall this is the time when only the Vega name was used as a trade-mark, e. Thus, Vega tubaphone tenors were produced in roughly two periods: The dates and styles follow below.

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