| Visit Our Catalog at SteelGuitarShopper.com |
Sept 23 System Update. If you see an Error or Warning at the
top of the page, report it to SteelGuitarForum@gmail.com.

Post new topic G# to A# change on universal
Reply to topic
Author Topic:  G# to A# change on universal
Robert Colvert


From:
Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Post  Posted 12 Sep 2015 5:48 am    
Reply with quote

I've noticed on universal tunings the G# to A# change. Does anyone have this & if so, please comment on what you can get with it? First thoughts are more diminished chord voicings. Thanks!
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail

Tom Campbell

 

From:
Houston, Texas, USA
Post  Posted 12 Sep 2015 8:48 am    
Reply with quote

It's a stand pedal on Sierra's U12 setup.

With your E to Eb lever and the G# to A# pedal engaged...results in a Major 7th chord starting with your 9th string. Your 5th string (B) is your root string.
Open chord at the nut would be a BM7 chord...B D# F# A#
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail

Pete Burak

 

From:
Portland, OR USA
Post  Posted 12 Sep 2015 10:33 am    
Reply with quote

You could study-up on the standard D10 "C6th Pedal-4" changes (search threads).
This is the same function, just on a B6th tuning.
It is often left off of S12U setups in favor of a "reduced instruction set", as I like to call it. Smile
S12U's that were originally designed to mimic a D10 usually have that pedal.
G# to A# is also part of the P7 function.
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail

Markus Mayerhofer


From:
Vienna, Austria
Post  Posted 13 Sep 2015 1:08 pm    
Reply with quote

Like stated before, it's a standard C6-change, normally on pedal 4, i swapped it with pedal 8(boo-wah). There are a few nice movements in the E9-context as well. That's why i love the Uni...
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website


All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Jump to:  
Please review our Forum Rules and Policies
Our Online Catalog
Strings, CDs, instruction, and steel guitar accessories
www.SteelGuitarShopper.com

The Steel Guitar Forum
148 S. Cloverdale Blvd.
Cloverdale, CA 95425 USA

Click Here to Send a Donation

Email SteelGuitarForum@gmail.com for technical support.


BIAB Styles
Ray Price Shuffles for Band-in-a-Box
by Jim Baron