Looking reggae songs to learn. I like Augustus Pablo very much.
Yes I know youtube videos. For me is best way to learn with audio and reading.
Far as I know the reggae piano is different from reggae melodica.
If its same I can use piano sheets. I Only know how to play guitar and read tabs with notes.
Why plastic? Whay not light metal?
You can also use small CNC router. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CNC_router
CNC is similar to the 3d printer. CNC routes out shapes form piece of wood, metal, plastic etc.
May get better sounding and function than 3d printed plastic.
Wood needs to be moist resistant.
Best wood for melodica maybe wood what is used for flutes and bag pipes.
If the body is only glued together and can’t expand and dry. Body wraps and splits a part. Like mylodica.
Using metal and wood together is another problem. Wood expands with moisture and metal with heat.
Many frequencies are bad sounding. Listen plastic drum and real wood drum. Then listen wood drum with plastic head and with drum head made out of animal skin. Listen plastic ukulele and wood ukulele. Then I thking that you get what I mean.
I don’t wanna mess up some great melodica.
Sound is not bad. Tonality is bad.
I was thking to experiment can I make tonality better inexpensive way.
Sorry plastic is not great. Even harmonicas is not fully made of plastic.
Mylodica is best sounding when people first play it.
Mylodica biggest problem is too closed casing. No holes. Moisture…[Read more]
Picture of my old melodica
Even Sheet metal sounds better than plastic.
Can I buy new mouthpiece and reds?
I bought cheaply(5.7€) used melodica. I think that this melodica is
not played much. Its in tune very well for human ear. Not 100% tune, but in tune. How I know? I controlled with tuner. think that this is typical yamaha or suzuki melodian, because there is no labels
on it. Seller didn’t have mouthpieces. I didn’t know that until I made bid.
I b…[Read more]