Jim Fawcett

Location:

Location: Cowansburg, PA
Country: US

Latest Followers:

Bob Tennessee Jed Kevin R. Linda Boies Mary MacGowan Janene Millen TLKelly Frank Ross dulcie mer Rock-wyre PonderThis melanieangela John Shaw Blondie Black Dog Bess Gwen Kristi Keller John W. McKinstry Noah Aikens GulfVet sleepingangel WaltHudson Maxspop jeanne white Tom McDonald Bob Snyder Ann Felter Cindi Zechman Deborah Hinz Jeff Sam Bob Reinsel Kathy Wilson Terry Wilson Guy Babusek Jack Ferguson Kandee Brian G. Maryann Lang Mr. Phil Mcdaniel Virginia Hogfiddler Jean Fawcett Benjamin W Barr Jr john p Joe Hamilton Mike Slone Dan Scott Collier Helen Seiler Jan Craig

Stats

Playlists: 1
youtube videos: 23
images: 173
events: 3
audio tracks: 4

June Apple


musician/member name:
Duration: 00:01:53
description:
This was played at Wartz n All on Saturday. Had to learn it, so I sat on the porch and gave it a go. Tuned DAD and missing my noter, You can tell that...
Jim Fawcett
02/08/15 06:24:36AM @jim-fawcett:

Glad ya liked it Jim. Don't care too much for playing without a noter, but I gave it a go. (I went back to my noter and apologized)63.gif


Jim Stovall
02/08/15 06:16:40AM @jim-stovall:

Thanks for sharing this video, Jim. I wondered how that tune went. It's included in my dulcimer club's music, but we haven't played it since I started, so this gives me a good idea. Well done!


Patty from Virginia
10/21/14 09:29:05PM @patty-from-virginia:

You did great!!! By the way, did you lose your noter at Wartz?Grin.gif


Karen Keane
10/21/14 07:05:50PM @karen-keane:
One of my favs. Great tune and great job of playing!
Jim Fawcett
10/21/14 05:49:46PM @jim-fawcett:

Steve, the dulcimer was made by a Wade Honeycutt from TN. # 87.

I have a sign above the door that reads, "Welcome to the Porch" Great place to sit in the summertime.

Glad ya like it Brian.


Brian G.
10/21/14 10:51:30AM @brian-g:

Very nice Jim! I learned it with a slightly different melody but I really love this one.


Steve Battarbee
10/21/14 09:10:39AM @steve-battarbee:

I've liked this tune ever since the first time I heard it. I might have to re-visit it. Thanks for sharing

I like your dulcimer.What is it? Like the porch and swing too!!

I think I'd get blown off a porch today if I had one.Its a tad windy here today with the tail end of Domingo blowing in off the Irish Sea


Helen Seiler
10/21/14 02:06:11AM @helen-seiler:

Jim, thanks so much for playing this tune, I had the first part timed very differently and I knew it wasn't right but rather than chasing up a version on here or Youtube it just went into the too hard basket. Now I can resurrect it. Very brave of you to venture out the front door without your noter, I notice you had the dog there to keep you safe on the dark side. Nicely played.


Jim Fawcett
10/20/14 08:29:16PM @jim-fawcett:

James, it's a dulcimer that I bought from someone right here on FOTMD a few years ago. I should play it more often. Rob, it's a small branch, but it's a start.


Rob N Lackey
10/20/14 08:17:16PM @rob-n-lackey:

Well, Jim, you done good. Glad to see you're branching out.


James Phillips
10/20/14 08:12:31PM @james-phillips:

Good job Jim! What dulcimer are you using in this video?


Dusty Turtle
10/20/14 08:06:26PM @dusty-turtle:

Nice job, Jim. That tune's been on my "to learn" list for a while. I might have to pilfer a bit from your playing.


Jim Fawcett
10/20/14 04:05:34PM @jim-fawcett:

No noter, felt like I lost my best friend. Had to apologize to it after the video. The dark side is nice to visit every now and again, but I don't want to stay there.43.gifThanks for watching, Frank and Ken.


Frank Ross
10/20/14 03:46:01PM @frank-ross:

What -no noter and DAD also. Jim is that really you? Looks like you and your porch. Sounds real good.


Ken Longfield
10/20/14 03:33:25PM @ken-longfield:

DAd? Going over to the dark side. And without a noter no less! Jim, I'm worried about you. You did a fine job. It must be warmer in western PA than here in central PA. It's too cold sit on my porch today.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."


John Keane
10/20/14 01:58:42PM @john-keane:

I'd say you learned it pretty well! I hope that y'all had a great time! Smile.gif


Jim Fawcett
10/20/14 01:36:55PM @jim-fawcett:

Thanks, Ken. Have to agree with you about the swing.


Ken Backer
10/20/14 01:26:18PM @ken-backer:

Sounds good, Jim. Dulcimers and porch swings go good togetherGrin.gif