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Hi All, In my cello build I have come upon the idea of perhaps making this first cello a 5 string variety. Not set in stone yet. I still am recovering from my back plates separating while carving on the outer arching. Since my bout width's will be a little larger than I originally intended. Don't ask me how it got away from me. Nevertheless I have been fascinated with the idea of making this a 5 string version for my own use. I am *horrible* at reading the treble clef which a 5th string would help with. Plus I love the Bach Cello Suites and Suite #6 which is intended to be
Hello. Sorry for my English. I live in Minsk, Belarus. I repair guitars and made few for myself. Rock vocalist and guitarist too:) After watching videos of 2Cellos I started to like cello. My elder son started to learn play cello in music school. I was repaired your 1/4 cello (moscow factory cello). And now I think to make new cello for him. I think 5 strings cello will more interesting. Not so easy to find good tonewood in Belarus. I planning to use simple wood (plain maple). Also think to make not full classic cello But with some modern feature.