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Re: New standard tuning scales and arpeggios

On Wed, 15 Sep 1999, George Pollow wrote:

> Hey - I came up with the idea of tuning my guitar to fifths like a
> violin almost a year ago. I found out several days later that I wasnt
> the first to come up with this idea ( grrr!!!! ) but I have never been
> able to find any scale and arpeggio fingerings anywhere on the
> internet so I had to figure it out myself. It took me a long time and
> I think I have some good things for it but I would still be interested
> in seeing how other people go about fingering this stuff. I wrote out
> a long list of fingerings for fifth tuning and I can E-mail it to
> anyone that is interested in seeing how I do it.

Have you considered buying a mandolin instructional book? Lots of
chords/scales/etc for 5ths tuning.


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