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madethescene
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Re: Glen's Ovation Patriot

Post by madethescene » Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:50 pm

A sad day indeed.



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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by madethescene » Wed Feb 11, 2015 7:46 pm

Thank you Cowpoke...

Actually I am not sure when or where they met...I know they were lifelong friends. My father always looked at Glen as the best player he knew, and he knew many. I believe in his prime...Glen would have demolished most so called guitar players of today, and for the most part..probably still can.



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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by Cowpoke » Wed Feb 11, 2015 10:16 am

Madethescene,
I'm sorry for your loss. Your dad wrote some awesome songs. Glen, as I'm sure you know, did perform part of Wind beneath my Wings once on a 1986 tv show.



Medley starts around the 1:16 mark. Thanks to Randy for this link.

Madethescene, did your dad meet Glen for the first time on Shindig?


I'm a carefree, range ridin', driftin' cowpoke...

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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by madethescene » Wed Feb 11, 2015 1:09 am

Thank you Jay and Wayne for your nice comments.



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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by jay » Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:46 pm

Madethescene,
I took a little time today to get aquainted with your father...My goodness! I had no idea who he was. But I certainly recognized his work.
First of all, he was part of the Newbeats...wow!
He toured with the ROLLING STONES? And a personal favorite...Roy Orbison.
Appears to have had a knack for penning some winners ... "Love is in the Air"... tremendous song and in the Nashville Songwriters HOF.

You must be very proud of him. He certainly left his mark on the world of music. Just goes to show you...you can learn something new every day.



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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by madethescene » Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:18 pm

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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by jay » Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:17 pm

Beautiful...just beautiful. #14...that is tremendous.
Thank you for sharing your pictures.
Let me ask Bill, if any records exist for this model.
If you ever put it on the secondary market, would you let me know?



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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by madethescene » Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:13 pm

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Re: Glen's ovation patriot

Post by madethescene » Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:08 pm

As promised here are the pictures...have to apologize ahead of time as they are with a camera phone that I have no skill with.
She is as close to mint as you can get.

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