In the May 2020 issue of the Mandolin Journal, Robert Margo’s review of the Duo Korsak-Collet ‘s latest CD Echoes referred to the “astonishing virtuosity and musicality” of this duo. Recent tours have included with the Australian Chamber Orchestra in 2016 (London, Copenhagen, Edinburgh, USA) and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra (China, September 2017). A plectrum-instrument specialist, Dr. Stephen Lalor guests as principal mandolin, guitar (& related instruments) with orchestras throughout Australia & abroad, featuring as solo mandolinist on CD releases by ABC Classics, The Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Opera Australia & Pinchgut Opera/Orchestra of the Antipodies (Sydney). From 2010-2012 Dr. Bates chaired the Coda Bows for America Community Outreach Program for ASTA, and currently serves. Mandolin Strings are very important, as they have a big effect on your mandolin sound. In addition to a full range of instruments, they carry a selection of print music & CDs. D'Addario EXP Coated Phosphor Bronze Wound, D'Addario American Bronze Acoustic Strings 85/15, Ernie Ball Electric Slinky Guitar Strings, Rectifier Valves, GZ34, 5U4GB, EZ81, 5Y3, etc, Please type the letters and numbers below. Tremolo, cross-picking, arpeggios and more, in levels from basic to advanced. with Stanley Ritchie, and a Ph.D. in Musicology from the University of Kentucky. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Martin Authentic Acoustic Treated Phosphor Bronze. The Hampton Trio (Robert Margo, Beverly Davis, & Mark Davis): Chamber Ensemble Workshop. The tour will start with the Ikegaku Mandolin & Guitar Shop in Tokyo. Fabio will give an overview of Zarh Myron Bickford’s method for mandocello, with special focus on the “Technical Studies” (pp. Although our convention is very different this year, we want to capture the energy and enthusiasm that characterize this popular event. Convention Registrants: Login to view audio and video rehearsal and play-along tracks. Allegro, Concert for Two Mandolins, Strings and Organ Continued in G Major, RV 532: III. He has two sons, Ethan and Gideon. CMSA has commissioned Carlo to develop English subtitles for his 8-episode  video series, tentatively titled History of the Italian Mandolin. ​Dave Cohen, luthier and past CMSA board member, is presenting. As time permits, we’ll also visit at least one other well-known mandolin shop. En Masse players will rehearse at home using video recordings by the section leaders. Her CDs have been played everywhere from Radio 1 to Latvia and Los Angeles. Concerts include performances from guest artists in Australia, England, and France, so concert start-times will vary depending on your location. Aaron will give an overview of chord melody in jazz mandolin and discuss common stylistic techniques in this live workshop. Video submissions don’t have to be new, and group or individual videos are welcome. CMSA would like to update the historic intentions of mandolin orchestras to serve their communities by making  fundamental differences in who plays, how we play, where we play, and why we play. He has been recording for the ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) since his teenage years. Sebastiaan will go over the fundamentals of right hand technique, practical applications, and reasons why. Standard light gauge electric guitar set? Martin M400 Mandolin Strings. Part of the same musical instruments family as the lute, the traditional mandolin presents 8 strings, more precisely 4 sets of double metal strings. As a conductor and teacher, Dr. Bates is able to draw on considerable experience as an educator, performer and historian. Apart from a PhD in Composition, Stephen Lalor has a Masters in Musicology and postgraduate studies in domra (mandolin), composition and conducting at the Tchaikovsky Conservatorium in Kiev.