Hi reader

Here is what happened in theMandolinTuner blog during the week ending at 3rd of April:

...Revival. a new music documentary about Sam Bush is making its world premiere on April 21st at the Nashville Film Festival.

...the third article of the Luthiers Journey has been published. In this article Richard Morgan describes his experiments with resonators and his discussion with luthier Steve Gilchrist about Spruce.

...two nice performances of the Ensemble Gabriele Leone have been added in the Video Library. This time the ensemble play music from Celso Machado as well as Palatin Palatan.

...the forthcoming concerts of the London Mandolin Ensemble have been added in theMandolinTuner events calendar. The ensemble will be playing baroque and latin music.

So, here are links to new info in the blog for this week:. 

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sam bush moview revival

Revival: The Sam Bush Story is a new music documentary that makes its World Premiere April 21st at the Nashville Film Festival

Sam Bush pioneered a new genre of music and inspired some of the world’s most famous bands and accomplished musicians — yet for countless potential fans, the “Father of Newgrass” remains an unknown legend. Revival: The Sam Bush Story is a new music documentary from See Forever Entertainment and Wannabe Films. Revival, co-directed by Kris Wheeler and Wayne Franklin, makes …

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Spruce

A Luthiers Journey #3 - Spruce

In team sports like soccer there are individuals who "make" the play and others who "read" the play. A good balance of each is needed. In my opinion the same sort of balance is needed in a musical group. As a maker my initial pursuit was in the direction of volume. Over time I concluded that volume for plucked instruments …

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ensemble gabriele leone

Ensemble Gabriele Leone plays Pe de moleque de Celso Machado

Beautiful music by Celso Machado, performed elegantly and with great sense of rhythm by the Ensemble Gabriele Leone. I think you will love this! 

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Palatin Ensemble Gabriele Leone

Ensemble Gabriele Leone, Patatin Patatan

A beautiful Venezuelan merengue by the Ensemble Gabriele Leone. This Latin music is so nice! I wish there were more videos from Ensemble Gabriele Leone available!

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LME 2015 Concerts Flyer

July 18, 2015: Baroque Music Programme

London Mandolin Ensemble presents Baroque Music Programme. A free event (with retiring collection).    

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Opal Flutes go Latin
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LME 2015 Concerts Flyer

May 28th, 2015: Latin American Music Programme

London Mandolin Ensemble presents a Latin American music programme  

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Bach to the future

May 30th, 2015: Bach to the Future

London Saxophone Choir & London Mandolin Quartet presents "Bach to the Future" featuring the music of J.S.Bach and that of other composers influenced by his work.  

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Bach to the future

May 9th, 2015: Bach to the Future

London Saxophone Choir & London Mandolin Quartet presents "Bach to the Future" featuring the music of J.S.Bach and that of other composers influenced by his work.  

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I hope you've enjoyed this week's articles. There are definitely more to come next week...

Cheers!

 

- Chris with http://www.themandolintuner.com