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” David’s Song ” – Baritone Ukulele Cover
Vladimir Cosma for the German TV movie " Die Abenteuer des David Balfour" ( 1978 ). It was covered by The Kelly Family in 1980 and a Nr.1 Hit in the Netherlands and Belgium. There was a time when this band was quite famous in Germany and the neighboring states. And only there. Like David Hasselhoff ... I played my Ortega RUE14FMH baritone ukulele, which is tuned in dropped D ( D G B D ). I replaced some plastic rings at the tuners with steel plain washers. A guitar engineer made a setup. Since then I'm quite satisfied with this bari. It has a warm, mellow tone. I used a Techra 1,00 carbon pick and carbon guitar strings by Hannabach. I recorded this song with my Zoom Q3HD. FriendlyFred.This tune was composed by