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by scottj1
Fri Jun 05, 2009 12:37 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: fylde
Replies: 0
Views: 3592

fylde

hi gordon.i really enjoyed reading your thoughts on fylde and ovation guitars that appeared in the newsletter it certainly answered a few questions that i had on the subject!i readily admit that iv'e had a bit of a passion for ovations for quite a long time and this is heavily influenced by yourself...
by scottj1
Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:12 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: guitar round the house
Replies: 1
Views: 3737

guitar round the house

iv'e often wondered if gordon had a favourite guitar for playing round the house for more relaxed moments rather than as a recording instrument?
by scottj1
Fri Feb 27, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: All Time Favourite Giltrap Song?!
Replies: 10
Views: 10343

favourite composition

this is a tough question but i'll go for awakenings/robes from the gg band period and elegy for a solo piece.
by scottj1
Sat Oct 11, 2008 12:21 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: the river sessions
Replies: 1
Views: 3795

the river sessions

HI GORDON IV'E MANAGED TO OBTAIN A COPY OF THE RIVER SESSIONS.YOUR PLAYING WAS CERTAINLY ON FIRE THAT NIGHT!THE TRIO SITUATION WORKS REALLY WELL FOR THOSE COMPOSITIONS AND IT CERTAINLY SEEMS TO BE A HEALTHY TRANSITION FROM THE BAND TO SOLO PERFORMANCES AND PERHAPS ALMOST A FAREWELL TO THE BAND.I REA...
by scottj1
Mon Oct 06, 2008 10:25 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: favourite compositions
Replies: 2
Views: 4214

elegy tuning

Thank heavens for that tuning info gordon! iv'e been trying to figure it out for ages.i think it's probably my favourite of all and as you say it really needs the right mood.to me it's about as good as it gets and i'm sure nany on the forum would agree.best regards scott
by scottj1
Mon Oct 06, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: favourite compositions
Replies: 2
Views: 4214

favourite compositions

hi gordon.one of my favourite compositions of yours is "elegy".i wondered if you have ever played it live due to it being quite"orchestrated"?best regards.
by scottj1
Fri Sep 26, 2008 3:01 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: picks
Replies: 6
Views: 10920

picks

trying to think of something for the anoraks forum and came up with the ultimate!! what type of picks does gordon use?
by scottj1
Thu Sep 25, 2008 10:09 am
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: live at the bbc
Replies: 3
Views: 5851

thanks sue.
by scottj1
Tue Sep 23, 2008 10:00 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: live at the bbc
Replies: 3
Views: 5851

live at the bbc

does anybody know if the live at the bbc cd is still available?really into 70's period gg at the moment.cheers
by scottj1
Fri Aug 22, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: Gordon's Music
Topic: collins meadow
Replies: 0
Views: 3296

collins meadow

another youtube video has appeared of gordon playing on pebble mill in 1992 with martin taylor.the track is "collins meadow" great stuff!!remember this gordon?
by scottj1
Thu Aug 21, 2008 6:58 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: live at oxford
Replies: 0
Views: 3585

live at oxford

hi gordon, i have recently been listening to live at oxford quite alot and am going to have a look at an ovation folklore in a local guitar shop.i have always liked your tone from this period and wondered if the folklore would have featured in your playing around this period?best regards.
by scottj1
Mon Aug 18, 2008 7:19 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: old strings
Replies: 3
Views: 5592

old strings

hi gordon iv'e just read the post on strings and wondered what you used in the earlier part of your career prior to newtone?i agree about coated strings,the feel and tone are totally different.
by scottj1
Mon Oct 01, 2007 10:08 am
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: Gordon's Fylde
Replies: 1
Views: 4416

gordon's fylde

hi gordon.is the cedar topped fylde you have basically the same as your signature model with a different top?
by scottj1
Mon Sep 24, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: Guitar Anoraks Forum
Topic: Campaign.
Replies: 9
Views: 10052

campaign

i agree with you russ.for live work i play an ovation which has a certain sound of it's own which i like rather than trying to get a perfect acoustic sound live with fx or adding pickups to my wooden acoustic.i liked the tone gordon used to get when he played ovations which prompted me to buy one.al...
by scottj1
Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:07 pm
Forum: The Website
Topic: Forum membership reaches 100
Replies: 2
Views: 9561

new member

thanks for the welcome sue.i feel quite honoured!it's great to be able to ask gordon questions.the website really is excellent.

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