July 2011 Blog Posts (3)

Looking for music

Does anyone have the second part or the piano part to "Valentine" by Cammeyer? I would love to get my hands on it.


Hal Allert

Added by Hal Allert on July 21, 2011 at 22:56 — 3 Comments

Point of information...

When I couldn't find the vellum I wanted locally, I turned to Elderly Instruments in the States (I ordered from them for years when I was there). I kept the total under £18 so the Customs man wasn't interested and I've just received the order, 16 days after I placed it (9 days after they emailed to say it had shipped). That's a vellum head (about £5.50), a bridge and some picks and things. Shipping was $10 (about…


Added by SWCooper on July 14, 2011 at 10:55 — No Comments

Interesting banjo on auction tomorrow

There's an auction in Ireland tomorrow that's got a Riley-Baker patent zither banjo in it, guide price £252 - £288. That's the one with the all-aluminium pot and neck (the fingerboard is wood). Here are some good pictures of another example from somebody's blog: http://ning.it/jjyOmt

The auction thing is kind of interesting. You can sign up online, watch in realtime and bid. Unfortunately, you have to make arrangements for somebody to pick things…


Added by SWCooper on July 4, 2011 at 17:28 — 3 Comments

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