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Peninsula Fingerstyle

We are a bunch of fingerstyle players south of San Francisco.We have monthly informal get togethers called "Fingig" at various member's homes. Just for fun on Sunday afternoons.

Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Members: 50
Latest Activity: on Tuesday

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Comment by Mike Nepper on Tuesday

I'm thinking no Fingig this month. Unless somebody has a time to host, I'm pretty much booked.

Anyways, Happy Holidays to all!

Comment by Lisa Chupity on November 30, 2014 at 10:23pm

Yes, thank you, Mike, for having us at your place.  As you can imagine, my place was pretty sloppy.  Great conversation, beautiful guitars and playing.  See you Sunday!

Comment by Michael McGrath on November 30, 2014 at 8:23pm

Sorry I couldn't be there.  Hope to see you all next Sunday.

Comment by Mike Nepper on November 30, 2014 at 8:14pm

Really cool afternoon here today with only 3 of us, me, Lisa and Doug. We had way more food than people but it was way fun anyway! Thanks you guys!

Hope to see some of you again next Sunday at St. James church with Doug and guests Roger Billery and Big Mike Simpson. 

Comment by Mike Nepper on November 26, 2014 at 9:14pm

Right back at you Jon. Have a good gig!

Comment by Mike Nepper on November 26, 2014 at 6:19pm

Rog, the tuning was "almost" good with my HD lights. I kicked it up about a 1/4 step and all is good!

Comment by jon rubin on November 26, 2014 at 2:09pm

best T-giving wishes to this fine bunch of fingerstylists....the day after I'm playing in Saratoga  with a really good violinist, drop by for a glass of wine http://patch.com/california/saratoga/hardly-strictly-jazz-saratoga-0

Comment by Lisa Chupity on November 25, 2014 at 8:22pm

Yeah, folks, sorry - our place isn't going to be terribly hospitable this weekend.  Peter ordered the pump today, to be delivered tomorrow, but when he got to the last page of the order, it said "to be delivered between 12/1 and 12/5.  Bastids!  Guess who? Grainger.  mutter, mutter, grumble grumble....  We're showering at the neighbors' place, and eating off paper plates.  See you Sunday.

Comment by Roger B on November 25, 2014 at 12:15pm

Mike, IME lights aren't very happy with detuning. Mediums should help a lot.

Comment by Mike Nepper on November 25, 2014 at 8:53am

I've been tinkering with a couple CGCGCD arrangements, a new tuning for me. I'm hoping for some input on these and maybe somebody else has a tune or two in this weird low tuning? I'm having trouble keeping it in perfect tune on my 12 fret with HD lights. Maybe I'll break out the old D-28 with mediums on it and try that?

 

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