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by Backporch Music
Sun Nov 26, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Chill Out Room
Topic: 10,000 Members and climbing!
Replies: 9
Views: 434
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Re: 10,000 Members and climbing!

Tact and diplomacy have faded from politics and have left their constituents unwilling to discuss anything lest they be talked down to or ridiculed. When less skilled instrument users ask "dumb" questions, it's a cry for help. Highly skilled technical experts have learned a frequently repeated phras...
by Backporch Music
Sun Nov 19, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Chill Out Room
Topic: YAMAHA!...now go for 10000 !
Replies: 22
Views: 1413
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Re: YAMAHA!...now go for 10000 !

My guess is that there are far more amateur keyboard players spending their money to buy machines that enable them to better entertain their audiences. Many (who are NOT professionals) spend their time learning and entertaining others for no charge. I'm old enough to remember when an electric guitar...
by Backporch Music
Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Yamaha Genos Forum
Topic: Genos CFX...
Replies: 12
Views: 1753
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Teeter Totter

With the advancing electronic invasion into music, how can one differentiate what is electronic genius or musical knowledge and skill. Given sufficient time, it seems that computer skill could create any kind of music (including vocals) at professional levels and conventional musicians have the adva...
by Backporch Music
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: A good Yank
Replies: 3
Views: 776
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Re: A good Yank

Keeping one model back is my safety net. Repairs here require travel or shipping and with a schedule planned a year in advance we try not to cancel, Only the current model is in use. The Tyros1 is being donated to another who wanted to upgrade from a basic PRS. Resale value is lower than value of cr...
by Backporch Music
Wed Oct 25, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: A good Yank
Replies: 3
Views: 776
United States of America

A good Yank

As a resident of a rural community in the state of Pennsylvania in the USA,I'm hoping to learn to better utilize my Yamaha "toys": a 6 string hand crafted guitar, Tyros 1 &4 and Genos. As a retired industrial engineer and self taught amateur entertainer, I focus on entertaining groups of senior citi...

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