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Clyde J.Ortego
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  • Marrero, LA
  • United States
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Clyde J.Ortego replied to Todd McFarland's discussion What brand do you play?
"I own a Silvertone, Epiphone 12 String and a Kala Baritone Ukulele. I haven't played any of them since my mother passed away but I know I need to get back at them for my own therapy. Happy Strumming"
Dec 3, 2014
Clyde J.Ortego replied to Todd McFarland's discussion What brand do you play?
"Hey Everyone: Clyde From New Orleans Here: I just wanted to chime in and say I just purchased a brand new Epiphone DR212 12 String Dreadnought from Guitar Center. I am very pleased with it and I will keep into my golden…"
May 30, 2014
Clyde J.Ortego replied to lcarr's discussion campfire guitar
"I use a 1960's Silvertone around the house and also when we take the fifth wheeler out for a weekend. It belongs to my wife which was given to her by two of her late aunt's for a birthday present and she tried to learn some chords but said…"
Jan 2, 2014
Clyde J.Ortego updated their profile
Oct 29, 2013
Clyde J.Ortego replied to Shane Bumgarner's discussion Where do you live?
"Hey:   Clyde Ortego here and I live on the westbank of New Orleans, in a small subburb called Marrero, Louisiana,70072 and my personal e-mail is clydeortego@att.net"
Jul 2, 2013
Clyde J.Ortego replied to Todd McFarland's discussion What brand do you play?
"Hey Everybody: Clyde from New Orleans and I play a Silvertone 1960 acoustic for just about everything from regular tunes to trying flatpicking.   Thanks CLyde Ortego"
Jun 10, 2013
Clyde J.Ortego replied to Todd McFarland's discussion What brand do you play?
"I play a Silvertone Acoustic from back in the Sixties."
May 20, 2013
Clyde J.Ortego is now a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network
May 3, 2011

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Favorite Flatpickers
Lester flat and late Earl Scruggs, Marty Stewart,
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Rambling rolling Stone, Heel and Toe Polka, Lost Indian.
Favorite Guitars
Silvertone , Gibson , Epiphone and Fender
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
I live in New Orleans louisiana and come from a musical family two of my late uncles and my late grandmother on my Dad's side played the guitar.

I play the Baritone Ukulele and I am just learning to play the flat top Silvertone which I got repaired for my wife.

She had it since she was teenager.

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