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Old 04-26-2016, 09:17 PM
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Thanks Jim. This now frees me up for more time on your sweet OM coming!

Originally Posted by rogthefrog View Post
How does it sound? My bubinga HG has a very balanced tone, a little on the dry side but not as dry as mahogany. Curious if that's common or what.
Rog, Probably similar to what you're hearing. Definitely not as dry as Mahogany, but not quite the fullness of overtones as Rosewoods. Bubinga is called from time to time African Rosewood, but while it has some nuance to its timbre, it doesn't quite reverb like a rosewood. It sounds great for what it is though. Dense and bright, it gives a bell-like quality across the scale. I would think this instrument would be a dream to record with.
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