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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #780 on: December 01, 2018, 04:18:44 PM »

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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #782 on: December 29, 2018, 05:16:12 PM »

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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #783 on: April 11, 2019, 04:12:04 PM »

Tune-a-Day is back (more of a tune now and again now though)


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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #784 on: April 22, 2019, 04:55:33 PM »

Tea with Alice

This tune is used as the intro and outro to Alice Fraser's excellent podcast Tea with Alice. According to Alice the tune comes from a cassette of her mother's band where it tops and tails a rendition of The Doffing Mistress.

http://www.alicecomedyfraser.com/teacast

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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #785 on: April 22, 2019, 07:39:58 PM »

Tea with Alice

This tune is used as the intro and outro to Alice Fraser's excellent podcast Tea with Alice. According to Alice the tune comes from a cassette of her mother's band where it tops and tails a rendition of The Doffing Mistress.

http://www.alicecomedyfraser.com/teacast

What box is that? Looks like a Hohner Erica from the 60s but with new wooden casing?
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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #786 on: April 22, 2019, 07:55:27 PM »

What box is that? Looks like a Hohner Erica from the 60s but with new wooden casing?


It started life as a Double Ray 12 bass, basically the same casework as an Erica but with staggered basses



It had bad celluloid which I stripped and then sanded and varnished the casework. In addition I rebuilt the bass keyboard to have melodeon shaped layout. The chords are thirdless.

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« Reply #787 on: April 22, 2019, 10:34:45 PM »

What box is that? Looks like a Hohner Erica from the 60s but with new wooden casing?


It started life as a Double Ray 12 bass, basically the same casework as an Erica but with staggered basses



It had bad celluloid which I stripped and then sanded and varnished the casework. In addition I rebuilt the bass keyboard to have melodeon shaped layout. The chords are thirdless.

It's disgustingly awesome! Very well done. (:)
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« Reply #788 on: May 05, 2019, 10:51:39 AM »

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« Reply #789 on: May 09, 2019, 07:23:12 PM »

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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #790 on: May 09, 2019, 10:02:19 PM »

Where I live
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« Reply #791 on: May 09, 2019, 10:06:14 PM »

Where I live
One t or two ts? There seems to be some debate

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« Reply #792 on: May 10, 2019, 10:10:12 PM »

Where I live
One t or two ts? There seems to be some debate
Definitely two Ts
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Re: Lester's Tune-a-Day Blog
« Reply #793 on: May 11, 2019, 06:26:59 AM »


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