Calling all guitar players.. your group needs you!

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  1. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    Just to advise we have a recently started guitar group and need members.. :)

    beginners and experienced welcomed .. (y)

    click here to join
     
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    movan Funster Life Member

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    That;s amazing Jim. Wish I hadn't sold my guitar now .... :( I was rubbish so gave up before I even started .. sulking now.

    Are you REALLY gonna help new starters or is it going to be over their heads?
     
  3. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    yes.. of course.. that's the very reason to have a group so we learn from each other.. (y)
     
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    movan Funster Life Member

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    Oh dear, wondering whether to contact ex now to borrow a guitar... mmmm. Would love to join.. will think about this one.. Thanks for the chance.

    I have a problem with my left hand in that no top joint of little finger so can't reach certain strings.. a group like this might help show me a way round it.. I remember the guy who played a piano who had missing fingers .. can't remember his name ... and he became a professional.. :)
     
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    :whistle: Don't play myself Jim but would love to have advice for the Dozy (me) grandma who bought her grandson a classical guitar for Christmas forgetting he was left handed. Would a cure :( ............for the guitar :LOL::LOL:
    or instructions be forthcoming if I joined????????????
     
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    Hi Wildge ... there is a Funster .. sorry can't remember his name ... but not only does he have a left hand guitar .. his guitar is UPSIDE DOWN .. stringwise. talk about confusion... but he plays really well .. so I would hope you find a solution. :)
     
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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    you are more than welcome to join Joy, with or without the guitar... no obligation.. :)
     
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    A great ideas, what type of music, where and when
     
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    If Django Reinhardt could play, anyone can, Joy!
     
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    at the moment we are just an on-line group with no fixed plans yet, but we will hopefully get together up at a Fun meet or show in the future .. .

    I guess any genre of music .. old, new, rock, pop , classic rock, country, folk .. . you name it .. :cool:

    join the Group and have your say :)
     
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    It depends on whether the guitar has a 'compensated' bridge. If it is identical both sides, the strings can be swapped over so that it's played the other way round.
     
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    Despite having lessons when I was a kid, I am to guitar playing what Dame Margot Fontaine was to oxy-acetylene welding. :(
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    well here is the drummer ( no need to feed or water) can add other units :)



    OK so now just the vocal auditions now.........NEXT!

     
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    For some reason there used to be a statue of that lady near an office I had in Reigate Surrey. Didn't know who she was, didn't have google back then ;)
     
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    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    Great response, thanks to all who have joined today and contributed.. (y)(y)
     
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    Hi Jim add me in I am 10weeks into classical guitar lessons and enjoying the challenge at 70 yes of age..
     
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    I seem to remember that Russ Conway had a finger or at least a bit of one missing.
     
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    Yeh jim and for me dont play too good hands knackered any body around me wants to borrow guitar to see if they like it quite welcome ive got 16 I still like looking at them regards steve
     
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    Haha! Beats me I have got 8 ,bought so many til I found one that had the sound I was looking for..expensive hobby..
     
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    Can never have enough guitars even if you dont play, wife doesn't think so though
     
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