Andrew Corl
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Bowed Psaltery

Started this discussion. Last reply by JL Oct 19, 2017. 2 Replies

I had a dream last night (I have a dream), that I was on a stage playing music on a bowed psaltery made from a Cigar Box.  Has anyone ever done this?  Could be interesting.Andrew CorlContinue


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I think I messed up

Posted on April 21, 2016 at 12:38pm 6 Comments

I have built one previous CBG to the one I just built. The previous one was so bad I actually burned it.

Wanting to learn the right way, I purchased a kit from C.B. Gitty.  I read the instructions and got started.  I built the neck out of a 1x2 of poplar from Home Depot.  Got it cut and sanded.  Directions were good.  Unfortunately the lid came off my cigar box.  When it came time for assembly I glued the lid down on the edge and then put glue on the neck inside the box and glued the…


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