"I suggest that you e-mail Seagull and ask what they recommend for sealing a scratch. CA glue ("superglue") is replacing clear nail polish as the favored scratch touch-up, but it should be the slower kind that isn't an instantaneous…"
"My Alvarez ABT60 has arrived. I ordered the Alvarez to experiment with before sinking big $$ into a baritone. For embarassingly under $400, this is the guitar bargain of the decade; sounds and plays at multiples above its price point;…"
"I'm awaiting delivery of my Alvarez Baritone and came across this group. I love the idea of a baritone for dark Celtic airs and slack key but the "proof's in the puddng". If the ABT60 is made as nicely made and sounds as…"
"I'm long time classical player but brand new to slack key playing (loved it for 30 years). Let's hope the group grows. I'll ask the first gear question:
Are any ki ho'alu players are playing baritones? I heard a…"
"If you read notation, I suggest you get a technique book (look in the Classical section) that you can work with that has barre exercises. It's tedious, but persistence doing drills is the key. Getting a "GripMaster" squeeze…"
"Don't use boiled linseed oil. It's is a natural polymerized finish, not an wood treatment. It's the base for "hand-rubbed oil" and "danish" finishes on furniture, or for thinning oil paint. It dries…"
Jul 3, 2012
Dennis is now a member of Acoustic Guitar Community