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by Rudy Mueller
Sat Mar 09, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Zitherists
Topic: Denver
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Re: Denver

Perhaps I should have said John Deutschendorf.

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by Rudy Mueller
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Repairs and Restorations
Topic: Refurbishing a Hermann Doelling Junior Alpine zither
Replies: 4
Views: 55

Re: Refurbishing a Hermann Doelling Junior Alpine zither

Welcome Andrea, You say "replace". Do you sill have the "old" strings? Are they at all serviceable? Before investing in a full set of strings, could you possibly use some of the old, and replace just those which are needed or missing? Years ago when beginning, I received a zither which had been used...
by Rudy Mueller
Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Zitherists
Topic: Denver
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Denver

Anybody out there have any John Denver music arranged for zither?

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by Rudy Mueller
Sat Feb 09, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Places and Events
Topic: Zither Sunday, February 24, 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Zither Sunday, February 24, 2019

There will be a Zither Sunday on February 24, 2019, at the home of Kurt and Megan Eckroth in Wales, Wisconsin. Fellowship will begin at about 1200 noon, with lunch (Rouladen, Blauerkraut, +) at about 1:00 P.M., and practice to follow. Our format has had a decidedly Austrian/Viennese/Tiroler orientat...
by Rudy Mueller
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Klaus Waldburg's left-hand thumb protection
Replies: 6
Views: 848

Re: Klaus Waldburg's left-hand thumb protection

I am neither a physician nor a dietitian.....however having had a split finger-nail on the first finger (#2) of my right hand for several (~20) years, in frustration, started looking at diet. About a year ago, changed diet (SLIGHTLY.... more protein, skim ["mager" auf Deutsch] milk, cheese, and adde...
by Rudy Mueller
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Newbie; The Journey Begins!
Replies: 9
Views: 200

Re: Newbie; The Journey Begins!

Did you find a tuning wrench? What is the size of the tuning pegs? square or rectangular? If interested, e-mail your mailing address.

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by Rudy Mueller
Tue Jan 29, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: News
Topic: Klaus Waldburg's left-hand thumb protection
Replies: 6
Views: 848

Re: Klaus Waldburg's left-hand thumb protection

One of the local students developed an infection under his right (ring) thumb nail. He ended up seeing a physician, and could not work the griffbrett for over 2 months, essentially losing the nail.

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by Rudy Mueller
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Builders
Topic: Zithers by John Roeder
Replies: 6
Views: 257

Re: Zithers by John Roeder

Vinyl? is a CD available?

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by Rudy Mueller
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Builders
Topic: Zithers by John Roeder
Replies: 6
Views: 257

Re: Zithers by John Roeder

Truly amazing! What a master.

Some Kerschensteiner zithers are piano bottom,

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by Rudy Mueller
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Bavarian Volksmusik
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Re: Bavarian Volksmusik

Thanks Tom!