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Frederik Ryding
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Swedish baroque lute need strings
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Hello,  I have recently bought a swedish baroque lute which i will be fixing so it's playable again. Therefore i will be needing some new strings for it. Does anyone know where i can buy such…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frederik Ryding Oct 2.

Romantic guitar string height.

HelloI would like to know what the common string height at the 12th fret is on your guitars for comparison. Cheers- FrederikContinue

Started Jul 6

Finding antique stringed instruments in South France
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HelloI will be going to South France on vacation soon. Close to Perpignan.I would like to know what my chances are to find some antique stringed instruments i various shops or "fleamarkets". I found…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frederik Ryding Jul 15.

 

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Frederik Ryding replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Swedish baroque lute need strings
"Its from 1796 made by a famous swedish luthier at the time called Mathias Petter Kraft. :)Yes, the strings look quite modern. :)"
Oct 2
Juan Pablo Pira replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Swedish baroque lute need strings
"Are you sure it is baroque? It looks a lot like the modern instrument. Of course, the head is different and the number of strings makes one wonder if the strings were originally single for all orders.  Besides, the strings on the bridge look…"
Oct 2
Yuri Liman replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Swedish baroque lute need strings
"No, not the one I know at least.  The logics is the same: first five, six or seven strings are tuned in intervals, the basses go diatonically (or tuned half step up/down to fit the key of the piece), but the tuning here is very different from…"
Oct 2
Frederik Ryding replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Swedish baroque lute need strings
"Thank you very much for your reply.I found a website by Kenneth Sparr where he writes the following:  Also the tuning came from the cittern. In its most developed form the Swedish lute was tuned from the lowest to the highest string in the…"
Oct 2
Yuri Liman replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Swedish baroque lute need strings
"It depends... If you use nylons you can order from Pyramid If you use nylguts then Aquila. There are a few string calculators available online for early instruments. You should know - the pitch of strings (consider a=415 or a-440) - scale…"
Oct 2
Frederik Ryding posted a discussion

Swedish baroque lute need strings

Hello,  I have recently bought a swedish baroque lute which i will be fixing so it's playable again. Therefore i will be needing some new strings for it. Does anyone know where i can buy such strings? cheers - Frederik…See More
Oct 2
Frederik Ryding replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Finding antique stringed instruments in South France
"Thank you for your response. Yes, it seems difficult to find anything. All I have found so far is 3 tunepegs I believe to be for a guitar."
Jul 15
Frederik Ryding posted a discussion

Romantic guitar string height.

HelloI would like to know what the common string height at the 12th fret is on your guitars for comparison. Cheers- FrederikSee More
Jul 6
gilles T replied to Frederik Ryding's discussion Finding antique stringed instruments in South France
"Hello, First of all best wishes for your holidays, hope you will enjoy the south of France. That said, and though I don't want to sound negative or to spoil your hopes, it's very unlikely that you may find anything valuable on a french…"
Jul 6
Frederik Ryding posted a discussion

Finding antique stringed instruments in South France

HelloI will be going to South France on vacation soon. Close to Perpignan.I would like to know what my chances are to find some antique stringed instruments i various shops or "fleamarkets". I found it possible in Denmark, but i assume France is different. Does anyone have some experience in this field?Cheers- FrederikSee More
Jul 4
Frederik Ryding posted a photo

Today i got my guitar back. More pictures will come

Guitar made by Jens Nielsen Gade in 1821-23
Jul 4
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Jun 15
Frederik Ryding commented on Frederik Ryding's video
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J. N. Gade Guitar improv

"Thank you Jelma :)Sadly im not yet good enough to play classical music from the period. I have tried a little bit, but i still have a lot to learn :)"
Mar 31, 2015
Víctor M. Gallardo commented on Frederik Ryding's video
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J. N. Gade Guitar improv

"AMAZING SOUND, SO POWERFUL!"
Mar 28, 2015
Frederik Ryding commented on Frederik Ryding's video
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J. N. Gade Guitar improv

"Mange tak Lars,  Jeg købte guitaren af en gammel mand som havde en privat samling af instrumenter. Derefter har jeg brugt snart et halvt år på at restaurere den :)Jeg er meget stolt over at ege den, og håber jeg kan…"
Mar 27, 2015
Italo Borsalino commented on Frederik Ryding's video
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J. N. Gade Guitar improv

"It's what I imagine Pete Townsend would sound like if he got his hands on an early guitar! I enjoyed that, thanks."
Mar 26, 2015

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Collector and preserver of old instruments.
I have collected and repaired many instruments with a profit.
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At 3:52 on February 22, 2015, Rocky Mjos said…

Welcome to the EG+V network, Frederik!

 
 
 

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