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by IaNerd
Tue Dec 24, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Regular Scottish Tuning
Replies: 19
Views: 253

Re: Regular Scottish Tuning

The Regular Scottish tuning is the same as Inverted Bebop, which I presented here: viewtopic.php?f=9&t=612#p2619 I checked with Brendan about this and he agrees.
by IaNerd
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: How would YOU re-tune the Easttop EDharmonica?
Replies: 6
Views: 645

Re: How would YOU re-tune the Easttop EDharmonica?

I don't feel well qualified to "review" products per se . However, having started this thread on re-tuning the Easttop EDharmonica , I feel obligated to share my initial real-world experience with this model. This week I received two Easttop EDharmonicas from a major seller. They arrived in brand-ne...
by IaNerd
Mon Dec 23, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: A family of new modded-Richter tunings
Replies: 94
Views: 48778

Re: A family of new modded-Richter tunings

The tuning just above would certainly work. But as a re-tuning project, it involves moving the 7 draw upwards by three semitones. Maintaining Richter 's reversed breath pattern for that hole makes the re-tuning easier. Using stock Kongsheng Baby Fats , the following re-tunings are possible: Stock F ...
by IaNerd
Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: How would YOU re-tune the Easttop EDharmonica?
Replies: 6
Views: 645

How would YOU re-tune the Easttop EDharmonica?

In a ten-hole format, the venerable Standard Richter tuning spans tonally from Tonic 1 to Tonic 4. This looks like three octaves; however, its first and last octaves are missing some notes. Three complete octaves of a septatonic scale simply do not fit within ten holes. Some tunings are extremely wi...