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BMG Magazine collection for sale

I have sorted out my BMG collection and have a huge number of duplicates for sale.As follows,

1925 - 1929 x 48 (2 missing)

1930 - 1939 x 116 (4 missing)

1940 - 1949 x 108 (12 missing)

1950 - 1959 x 120

1960 - 1969 x 120

1970 - 1976 x  76

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Following the sad death of Derek Hall (Kendall) just before Christmas, six top of the range classical banjos that I built for him will be coming up for auction soon.  If probate goes through the likely date will be 9th March and the auctioneers are www.1818auctioneers.co.uk at Crooklands near Kendall.  I can provide photos and info re the instruments if you would like to email me at staceybanjos@hotmail.com.  Typical examples are Whyte Laydie…

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John Cohen replied to John Cohen's discussion 11.5" Pot Weaver and Cello Banjo for Sale
"I live in the United States, but I could ship the banjo to you. I ship instruments to the U.K. regularly without issue."
9 minutes ago
Jim lee replied to John Cohen's discussion 11.5" Pot Weaver and Cello Banjo for Sale
"Hi John...just to ask about your weaver banjo...do you live far away from London..? Regards Jim"
37 minutes ago
nick stephens posted a discussion

come on Y'all, lets talk !

not enough chatter here for me so, I am going to talk aimlessly as I am wont to do sometimes (often) have lately been pondering the question of which strings to use on my Whyte Laydie just cannot get my hands on enough different sets to experiment…See More
3 hours ago
R L Vaughn replied to IAN SALTER's discussion NEW STRINGS.
"Thanks Ian!  I have been looking for some gut strings."
yesterday
John Cohen posted a discussion

11.5" Pot Weaver for Sale

I have an 11.5" Weaver for sale. If anybody here is interested, send me a message. It's ready to go for classic style, and the larger size Weavers are hard to find and a joy to play. I also have a large cello banjo from the 1910s-1920s that I am…See More
yesterday
Pär Engstrand replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion looking for three Cammeyer pieces
"Brillant! Thank you so much! "
Wednesday
Trapdoor2 replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion looking for three Cammeyer pieces
"Three%20Cammeyer%20Pieces.pdf"
Wednesday
Pär Engstrand posted a discussion

looking for three Cammeyer pieces

Hi all,I'm looking for the music for the following Cammeyer pieces:-A Sonnet-Valse Parisienne-Valse ChantanteAnyone have them?A Sonnet is publisched by Clifford Essex but I would prefer it without the tablature.Thanks in advance!/PärSee More
Wednesday
IAN SALTER replied to IAN SALTER's discussion NEW STRINGS.
"Thanks Ian. I do try to understand how these things work and follow straightforward instructions, but always seem to end up with a different result.  Ian."
Wednesday
thereallyniceman replied to IAN SALTER's discussion NEW STRINGS.
"HINTS: Use the toolbar to attach files, links movies etc."
Wednesday
IAN SALTER replied to IAN SALTER's discussion NEW STRINGS.
"Hi Par, nick and RL, I don't know how to add a link to your current thread, so I'm reposting this information from my first short lived period of learning CB.  Ian."
Wednesday
Pär Engstrand replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion New strings
"Yes, that is a good way to put it: "fretting flaws". I only played those strings a short time but I do notice immediately if I tense to much when playing. For learnig I find that very helpfull. Nick, if you want more tension under your…"
Tuesday
R L Vaughn replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion New strings
"I adopted Joel's string recommendation last November.  I also installed a historic bridge.  I liked the string and bridge combination that both of my banjos sport similar setups.    I, too, am new to Classic Banjo.  The…"
Tuesday
nick stephens replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion New strings
"I shall be interested to hear your thoughts on your new strings Par, I too am new to this style and, although I have taken careful note of what both John and Joel have to say on the subject of string gauges I am not convinced that I could handle a…"
Monday
Pär Engstrand replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion So, who got..
"Well. Not much work, but a bit of polishing to make it as good looking as it deserves. Might only be the pictures though. "
Monday
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Jody Stecher replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion So, who got..
"What do you see that needs work?"
Sunday
Pär Engstrand replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion Historical/original concert programs
"So I found a program! By chance, actually. I randomly opend a "Banjo World" and there it was... Posted in the "Banjo World" April-September 1922. Posted as upcomming concert performed by Jan Wien and would take place in Glasgow.…"
Sunday
Pär Engstrand replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion So, who got..
"Oh. Yours is really nice! I give you 200€ for it :-) :-)"
Sunday
marc dalmasso replied to Pär Engstrand's discussion So, who got..
"Not me ;  i even didn ' t see it was on ebay : and i already have one  like this , marked B & M , but it 's his brother ; the pot is 9 inches , the neck of mine is very straight , compensated fret as well ,  the banjo is…"
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