Finally got around to rearranging Coinleach Glas an Fhomhair. I did 3 repetitions of it, each time adding another dulcimer part, which makes for a pretty long track. If you have the patience to get…Continue
Introduced a couple of Irish tunes to our Wednesday song circle/jam/potluck at the Ottsville Trad Arts Center this Wednesday, and they went over very well. First was The Waxie's Dargle and second…Continue
Hello every one!Does any one like the uilIanPlpes? I do -since I first heard Seamus Ennis play "the wandering minstral" on the radio about 30 years ago (I had long hair then!) he then went on to play…Continue
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I have a main blog for Traditional style mountain dulcimer playing here: Mountain Dulcimer Noter-drone Blog This is an old style of playing where you only fret your notes on the melody string, while letting the drones strings ring open. In my blog, I express my personal views about playing, I offer free TAB and free beginner videos, and I try to help beginners understand in a very basic simple way the 'mysteries' of playing the mountain dulcimer in traditional modal noter/drone style.