[DWJ] cwidders

Phil Boswell phil.boswell at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 12:23:43 EDT 2007


On 26/06/07, liril at gmx.net <liril at gmx.net> wrote:
> The old German translation a read was called "Die Kraft der Mandola", which
> would meand "The power of the Mandolin" (mandola apparently being a rare
> word for a tenor mandolin, and a mandonlin was what I imangined.

A mandola is to a mandolin what a viola is to a violin...although it
is to be hoped with less hostility ;)
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandola>

With reference to the earlier discussion, the advertent will note that
the article belongs to the category "Necked bowl lutes".

HTH HAND
-- 
Phil



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