#13 Do you have any New Year's resolutions for music?

podcast Jan 14, 2022
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes catch up after the New Year, discussing:

  • Do you have any New Year's resolutions for music?
  • Do you have any tips for fingerboard mapping (memorizing the notes on the fingerboard)?
  • Magnus new cross picking arrangement of Auld Lang Syne

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

Your Best Year Ever (book by Michael Hyatt):
https://yourbestyeareverbook.com/

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Podcast Episode #12 What´s on your holiday wish list?

podcast Dec 16, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • Any gear or other music-related stuff on your holiday wishlist this year?
  • What guitar/mandolin case are you using?
  • The new Jingle Bells Mandolin Lesson
  • The Guitar Club is Officially launched

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show:

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Podcast Episode #11 Playing through your mistakes with Lama Adam Berner

podcast Nov 11, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Hayes chats with special guest Lama Adam Berner about mindfulness, music, and playing through your mistakes:

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

Support Lama Adam:
https://www.lamaadam.com/

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https://mandolinsecrets.com/live

Learn more about the Mandolin Secrets Guitar Club:
https://mandolinsecrets.com/guitar

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Podcast Episode #9 Sitting or Standing While You Play

podcast Sep 24, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss: 

  • Have you ever played an instrument with torrefied wood? What did you think? 
  • Do you prefer sitting or standing while you play? Why? 
  • Do you want to improvise more freely?  Then join us in the upcoming Mandolin Fretboard Webinar 

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show. Sign up for LIVE stream notifications:
https://mandolinsecrets.com/live 

Learn more about the webinar: https://mandolinsecrets.com/webinar 

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Podcast Episode #8 Best Tips for Recording Sessions

podcast Sep 10, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • Do you have any tips for recording sessions?
  • What microphone/s do you prefer for live shows?
  • Do you use a pickup on your acoustic mandolin?
  • Magnus’ new music video and lessons for Waltz of the Dreams
  • Microphones for recording sessions

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.
Listen to Waltz of the Dreams: https://www.mandolinsecrets.com/waltzofthedreams

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Podcast Episode #7 Where do you find the songs that inspire you?

podcast Aug 13, 2021
In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

Our Question of the Week:

•   Do you do any mandolin maintenance/repair yourself or take it to a luthier?

•   Where do you find the songs that inspire you?

•   Hayes’ new chord lesson for “It Don’t Mean a Thing”

•   Chromatic Embellishment of Static Harmony (CESH)

•   Listen to Magnus Nordic Folk Guitar

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

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It Don’t Mean a Thing - Youtube Lesson
https://youtu.be/oAjd9I1ARsM

Related musicians:
Duke Ellington

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Podcast Episode #6 Do you have a successful practice routine you'd like to share?

podcast Jul 29, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • Do you have a successful practice routine you'd like to share?
  • Do you play any non-mandolin family instruments? If so, which ones?
  • Do you ever use alternate tunings for mandolin? If so, which ones?
  • Hayes’ new lesson for “It Don’t Mean a Thing”
  • Do you notate music? Any software you recommend?

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

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https://mandolinsecrets.com/live

It Don’t Mean a Thing
https://youtu.be/6X37UgDPZbQ

Ipad Apps,
Forscore, Symphony Pro, Musescore

Highlighted musicians:
Duke Ellington, Jethro Burns

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#5 What’s the most helpful tip you have gotten?

podcast Jul 02, 2021
 

In this week's episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • What is the best practice advice or helpful tip you have gotten?
  • What is your favorite accessory for your mandolin?
  • We have a listen to Magnus new release: Mandolife
  • Magnus shares the first sneak peaks of his 100 years old Levin Parlour Guitars.

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

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https://mandolinsecrets.com/live

Mandolife:

https://www.mandolinsecrets.com/mandolife

Highlighted musicians:
Roger Häggström - Gammelgura

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Podcast Episode #4 How to make crosspicking arrangements?

podcast Jun 17, 2021
 

In this week’s episode, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • How to make crosspicking arrangements? 
  • What is a pick ornament?
  • Do you use any non-musical practices like meditation/exercise/yoga to help your mandolin playing?
  • What do you find most challenging about playing the mandolin?

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

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Pick Ornaments for Mandolin Playing - Tutorial
https://youtu.be/irBbLGsonJo

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Podcast Episode #3 Do you take the solo?

podcast Jun 04, 2021
 

In this week’s episode of Mandolin Secrets LIVE, Magnus and Hayes discuss:

  • Do you have a song/tune you're trying to master on mandolin right now?
  • Who has a funny/odd/interesting mandolin story to tell? Please share below!
  • New lessons: Bluegrass Stomp + 10 Minute Challenge
  • Do you take the solo?
  • Magnus shares his mandolin story that led him to meeting the love of his life

Here are weblinks mentioned in the show.

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Bill Monroe Lick - Bluegrass Mandolin Lesson
https://youtu.be/BHT8wIGFFGc

Highlighted musicians:
Jamey Aebersold, Mattias Perez, Malin Foxdal, David Rawlings

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