Bill Saunders
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Bill Saunders liked Doug Thorsvik's video
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Bill Saunders commented on Doug Thorsvik's video
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I Won't Back Down: 3-String Cigar Box Guitar

"As a beginner myself I agree with your approach Doug. Simplifying songs keeps the beginners interest and enthusiasm. I know I appreciate the song lists you've put out. Keep up the good work."
Aug 1
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Bill Saunders commented on Poorness Studios's video
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Dream Lover (on cigar box guitar)

"nicely done! Love the sound of that 4 string."
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Bill Saunders liked Poorness Studios's video
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Bill Saunders commented on Giuseppe Cassa's video
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Mando-Phone

"wow. awesome build. love the sound. And agree, that ending is genius.Well Done !"
Jul 29
Bill Saunders liked Giuseppe Cassa's video
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Bill Saunders liked Poorness Studios's event Pennsylvania Cigar Box Guitar Festival
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Bill Saunders liked Poorness Studios's video
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Bill Saunders commented on Poorness Studios's video
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How To Play Midnight Special on 3-string Cigar Box Guitar

"Nice tutorial! Great to see the different levels of play you show that anyone from a total beginner to an expert can play."
Jul 28
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Bill Saunders liked Poorness Studios's video
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Bill Saunders commented on Poorness Studios's event Pennsylvania Cigar Box Guitar Festival
"I am looking forward to attending. This will be my first venture to a cigar box music festival. Hope to see and speak with others on their experiences playing and building. I've built 1, working on #2 now. And it's close by (2 hour drive)…"
Jul 27
Bill Saunders replied to Graham Wedepohl's discussion Fret calculations
"comment didn't show even when I checked HTML. oh well. I tested in excel and it works great. can do fractional scales to 0.00 (17.75 versus 17.76) Be very handy for scales not found in standard template packs. Bill"
Jul 23
Bill Saunders replied to Graham Wedepohl's discussion Fret calculations
Jul 23

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How did you learn about Cigar Box Nation?
searches on cigar box guitars
How many instruments have you built so far?
one
What do you find most interesting about cigar box guitars? (If you do not enter something meaningful here, your membership may be rejected).
like they are easier than 6 string. I am 65 years old and some arthritis. I also like the sound of many I've heard. Lot of uniqueness.

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