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by losthobos
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Using the left hand thumb
Replies: 17
Views: 474

Re: Using the left hand thumb

Thanks Paul...just tried your index finger/pinkie approach to getting a fuller chord...and works lovely for 2nd chord in Deep Purple...also tried with index finger playing dim on row below and could was become habit...thanks fir advice...sometimes old habits aren't the best...I'm self taught.. Quest...
by losthobos
Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: Can' t Help Falling in Love
Replies: 4
Views: 75

Re: Can' t Help Falling in Love

Massive sound you've squeezed out of that Guilletti there....😊
Jerry I look forward to learning how to squeeze better quality vids from my dodgy camera phone 😉
by losthobos
Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Using the left hand thumb
Replies: 17
Views: 474

Re: Using the left hand thumb

Sorry Paul....wasn't paying attention...should have said for C dim I use the thumb on D7 and keep the C root I find it counterintuitive to use the F7...but that's just my style.. For the C#dim I may use the thumb on the A7 or may just play the counter bass of A (C#) as I find these directions let me...
by losthobos
Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Did Rock 'n' Roll kill the accordion?
Replies: 21
Views: 577

Re: Did Rock 'n' Roll kill the accordion?

Not sure...but I can certainty kill rock n roll on mine...
by losthobos
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: The 'Cordeen and Me: Coming to Terms With Myron Floren
Replies: 25
Views: 595

Re: The 'Cordeen and Me: Coming to Terms With Myron Floren

Klasse Kaas.....
Dutch .... Translates as classy cheese
by losthobos
Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Using the left hand thumb
Replies: 17
Views: 474

Re: Using the left hand thumb

On a 3 x 3 system the thumb is a great device for hitting the sharp root (ie C#dim in key of C) diminished
by losthobos
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: Right hand chords on CBA
Replies: 14
Views: 512

Re: Right hand chords on CBA

Here you go Pipemajor i took down after a couple of days as i'd just put up to help with the original question of voicings on a 6251 progression...was easier to make vid rather than try explain voicings...the important point being to leave a couple of notes sounding as your move between chords so th...
by losthobos
Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Jazz & Blues
Topic: autumn leaves
Replies: 10
Views: 257

Re: autumn leaves

You sure it's not a Bm7b5....leading to E7.... not sure what key you are playing in....
by losthobos
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: I Like That!
Topic: J'aime Paris
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Re: J'aime Paris

Tomassi is a great resource....i can't handle much more than the heads (1st 8 bars) of his transcriptions....but there is a wealth of harmonic and phrasing ideas to be found if you take the time to explore...