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by douglas felsenthal
Sun May 23, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: May 2021 - Chord Voicings
Topic: May 2021 Challenge — Nora
Replies: 16
Views: 343

Re: May 2021 Challenge — Nora

Nora,

I'm amazed after only one month. Beautiful. I love the Titano - I have three over here.

Douglas
by douglas felsenthal
Sun May 23, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: May 2021 - Chord Voicings
Topic: Douglas Felsenthal - May Challenge
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Douglas Felsenthal - May Challenge

It is that time of the month again. I've tried something new this month and I have submitted too. I guess I was just having too much fun. This is a great challenge. I focus on my improvisation work which is really driven by scales, triads, can voicing. I still play written songs, but don't find it a...
by douglas felsenthal
Thu Apr 22, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: April 2021 - C Blues
Topic: April Blues Challenge - Doug
Replies: 6
Views: 229

April Blues Challenge - Doug

These challenges always teach me something and add the joy of having fun along the way.

This is my April Challenge for a T-Shirt



Regards,

Douglas
by douglas felsenthal
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Accordion Techniques and General Discussion
Topic: Blues are the Clues
Replies: 1
Views: 575

Blues are the Clues

Everyone, We have been talking a lot about the blues lately. As you may know, I work most on improvisation. This is mostly, because I have a hard time memorizing someone else work and it gets frustrating. Anyway, the blues is perfect because there is no set pattern and it's all up to you. Playing it...
by douglas felsenthal
Fri Apr 09, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Accordion Techniques and General Discussion
Topic: We Talk About Scales - So Let's Do it
Replies: 12
Views: 1641

Re: We Talk About Scales - So Let's Do it

Reeka,

You are correct - the rule is on the very bottom of the chart.

We should as Ronen to explain how we are to use all these minor scales. That could be helpful....
by douglas felsenthal
Thu Apr 08, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Accordion Techniques and General Discussion
Topic: We Talk About Scales - So Let's Do it
Replies: 12
Views: 1641

Re: We Talk About Scales - So Let's Do it

Reeka, Thanks for the notes - yes I have a minor scale sheet that I was going to post but alas time got away from me. Here it is. To your question- The natural minor formula is: X-2-1-2-2-1-2-2 Also remember there are more than one minor scales each with a subtle difference. See the bottom of the sh...
by douglas felsenthal
Sat Apr 03, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: April 2021 - C Blues
Topic: April Blues Challenge FTW
Replies: 11
Views: 806

Re: April Blues Challenge FTW

Great, you made it seem so simple. I like it.

Douglas
by douglas felsenthal
Wed Mar 24, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: March 2021 - Octaves
Topic: Doug Felsenthal - March Challenge
Replies: 6
Views: 326

Doug Felsenthal - March Challenge

Hello Everyone,

Here is one March entry. I have been trying out my ideas on Cocktail Accordion. It went together OK.

See what you think.

T-shirt is next - the magic month of April




Douglas
by douglas felsenthal
Fri Feb 26, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Discuss Your Gear
Topic: Buying a new accordion question
Replies: 18
Views: 1900

Re: Buying a new accordion question

Hi Joel,

What did you ever do with your accordion and how did you end up?

Douglas
by douglas felsenthal
Fri Feb 26, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Used Accordions Worked ON
Replies: 0
Views: 618

Used Accordions Worked ON

If you have accordions that you are going to throw away - Please don't. Consider sending them this way. I have a knack of getting them going and lots of time.

Write me a note.

Douglas