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Sir Fletcher Phelps
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Bass viol

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I currently play cello and guitar and am thinking strongly about buying one of Busy Mole's bass viol kits to play baroque continuo parts on - my question is, does anyone here play such and instrument, and what is the degree of difficulty in learning?

Any websites / books that anyone could recommend would be gratefully received.

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Fletch
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Have pm'd you.
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He's out of PC range this weekend :)
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Thanks, Craig.
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Just got your pm....will let you know (once I recover from a weekend of talking to mops at Nottingham Castle! :lol: )
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Sir Fletcher Phelps wrote:(once I recover from a weekend of talking to mops at Nottingham Castle!)
And recover from drinking the copious amounts of beer and wine that we did once the mops had gone 8). I need another weekend to get over this one!
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Thanks, Fletch, speak to you soon.
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