If you are an avid fan of the older traditional mountain dulcimer playing styles and music, declare your old fashion passion here amongst kindred souls similarly addicted! ;D
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Just tossing this out.I have a noter/drone dulcimer with staple frets and two fixed drone strings close together. I need suggestions for string tunings for playing modal tunes. Tune suggestions…Continue
Started by Gary Urick. Last reply by Ken Hulme on Friday.
Friends,Mark and I put this little tune together several weeks ago-- it is named to honor our old & goofy little dog. NOTES: I am strumming with a plastic pick cut from the lid of a can of…Continue
Started by Robin Thompson. Last reply by Robin Thompson Aug 3.
I finally got my dulcimer in the mail yesterday! It took me a little bit to tune it last night, thank goodness I finally sprung for a nice tuner because I don't know if I would have ever gotten it…Continue
Started by Lana Pugh. Last reply by Maryann Lang Aug 3.
It was suggested to me recently that I tried in-strummingI admit that I had never given a lot of thought to strumming and think of myself as bit instinctive ( Although not without need of…Continue
Started by Steve Battarbee. Last reply by Steve Battarbee Jul 24.
I was lucky enough to join a session with a band called The Whiskey Dogs recentlyWhen I asked about the key in which a number of tracks on their CD were played in the reply was as follows:-"Keys –…Continue
Started by Steve Battarbee. Last reply by Susan B. McNeely Jul 24.
This evening I finally finished…Continue
Started by Robin Clark. Last reply by Robin Clark Jul 24.