Work in progress
John Richards - Instruments
(Enthusiasm counts for a lot)
Six-string acoustic guitar by Hoyer - 1966; my first proper guitar (as opposed to my
first guitar, which I stripped down and gave three good coats of black varnish and is probably still not completely dry).
Six-string acoustic guitar - Fender F-85
12 string acoustic guitar - Fender Model F55-12.
Electric six-string guitar - Fender Stratocaster - left-handed but strung right-handed.
Cittern by Fylde.
Hurdy gurdy by Gerald Adams - left-handed.
Symphony (early hurdy-gurdy) by Murillo
Hammer Dulcimer - bought from Pyewacket
Whistles by Generation - in various keys.
Treble recorder by Dolmetsch - borrowed from Sue - thanks.
Dulcaine by Gunter Korber - like a crumhorn but straight.
Harmonium by Charles Wood - my Grandma's.
Harmonium by Emanuel Myers- bought in a junk shop and renovated. Reeds adjusted to play in concert pitch by a friend of a friend.
Keyboard-Roland A30 with Proteus 1, 2 and 3 sound modules.
Bodhran - by Eoin Leonard, Belgarth Bodhrans.
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