jost

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Location: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Country: Germany

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@jost • 12 hours ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @kristinrichmond: Left handed playing
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@jost • 6 days ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @dusty-turtle: For Sale: Bill Taylor custom select quilted maple
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@jost • one week ago
@jost is now following @charlie-in-ky
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@jost • one week ago • comments: 9
Liked a group discussions item created by @matt-berg: Clothes Iron Wood Bending
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 2
Liked a vimeo item created by @deborah-hamouris: The DulciMates - John Barleycorn
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Warren May Hourdrop Question":
"Concerning the string gauge: Like John pointed out you should be fine. One caveat though: Depending on the strings gauge not every tuning will work because..."
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Warren May Hourdrop Question":
"Jean Ritchies Dulcimer book is a good start for noter/drone play. Her book "Dulcimer people" (available used) is also a good one, it even includes..."
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Warren May Hourdrop Question":
"Congratulations to your new dulcimer. Look like you found a real treasure and bargain"
jost
@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Liked a music item created by @mill-branch-dulcimores: Hold On, (Keep your hand to the plow)
jost
@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @charlie-in-ky: Warren May Hourdrop Question
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @theresasc: My latest and greatest mountain dulcimer!
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Various Tunings":
"@melvoid I just noticed that you play bluegrass banjo and released a method for it. So I have another book recommendation: Mark Nelsons Favorite Old-Time..."
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @melvoid: How do we indicate the extra fret in tablature
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @melvoid: Table for Mt. Dulcimer
jost
@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 10
Liked a group discussions item created by @gail-webber: Clinch Mountain Backstep - Copyrighted?
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 32
Liked a group discussions item created by @strumelia: BEWARE of internet ad sites of "the BEST dulcimers" to buy.
jost
@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Tull66":
"wally-venable makes a good point with using a tuner to check the freet placing/set up.  So: If you can check in the store or order online with return policy..."
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @bing-futch: June 9 at 7 pm - MD Workshop - All Things Strings! (online)
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @larry-ross: Clinch Mountain Backstep
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Liked a photos item created by @lois-sprengnether-keel: dulcimer in school
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Liked a forum discussions item created by @strumandorpick: Citera - Hungarian folk chromatic dulcimer, for sale
jost
@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Liked a youtube item created by @randy-adams: Old Mother Flanagan
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Removable Magnetic Pickup for Dulcimers":
"I wonder why the myers pickup didn't work for you. Which model did you try? I'm quite happy with mine ( great sound and working on my other instruments..."
jost
@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Tull66":
"Well according to fotmd and the Facebook groups AppleCreek is something of a lottery. You can end up with a cheap and great sounding instrument but you have..."
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @ken-hulme: Tull66
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 8
Liked a group discussions item created by @theresasc: Hughes hourglass kit
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 1
Liked a youtube item created by @davisjames: Bo Diddley and Big Jim the Galax
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 5
Liked a group discussions item created by @lisa-c: Recommended settings for mic and/or video editing software?
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @strumelia: RIP Bill Taylor
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Liked a forum discussions item created by @dulcimaniac: Reasons NOT To Get a Chromatic
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 4
Liked a photos item created by @phil-myers: Our Favorite Fan
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Liked a youtube item created by @gregg-schneeman: "DERRIERE CHEZ NOUS" Epinette des Vosges
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Liked a forum discussions item created by @jill-geary: Folk Roots standard mahogany for sale $375
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 3
Liked a youtube item created by @lisa-c: Ode to Joy
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Latest Group Discussions

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Tunings for several of Jeans Songs


Hello everybody, I have a hard time to determine the tunings Jean...
@jost 6 months ago - Comments: 7
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My Frisian Hummel


Hello everybody, when I visited my parents (they live in East Frisia...
@jost 10 months ago - Comments: 6
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First attempt in arranging German folk song for Dulcimer


Hello everybody, I tried to adopt the German folk song Klein Wild...
@jost last year - Comments: 7
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Awkward breaks in songs


Hello everybody, i stumbled about a problem when trying to play the...
@jost last year - Comments: 7
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A question concerning extra frets on diatonic dulcimer


Hello everybody,my dulcimer has only a diatonic fretboard since I didn't...
@jost last year - Comments: 19

Latest Audio

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Wenn alle Brünnlein fließen (Hummel Instrumental)

Wenn alle Brünnlein fließen...


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4 months ago - Comments: 5
Roving Gambler

Roving Gambler


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The Cuckoo

The Cuckoo


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last year - Comments: 3
Down in the valley

Down in the valley


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Bachelor's Hall

Bachelor's Hall


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Waters of Babylon

Waters of Babylon


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Greensleeves

Greensleeves


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House carpenter

House carpenter


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Lily of the west

Lily of the west


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Latest Forum Discussions

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12 String Guitar

Posted: Saturday April 9 2022, 1:06 PM
By: @jost

Steeleye Span with electric dulcimer on...

Posted: Tuesday February 22 2022, 6:20 PM
By: @jost

My frisian Hummel

Posted: Sunday February 20 2022, 6:08 PM
By: @jost

Song(s) for retirement

Posted: Tuesday October 26 2021, 6:33 PM
By: @Robin Thompson

Auld lang syne

Posted: Tuesday October 19 2021, 6:41 PM
By: @jost

German folk song tabs

Posted: Sunday October 17 2021, 12:51 PM
By: @jost

Edit audio descriptions without spamming...

Posted: Tuesday May 18 2021, 5:26 PM
By: @jost

My voyage to the lute guitar (and mountain...

Posted: Sunday January 10 2021, 3:45 PM
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Spambots on soundcloud

Posted: Sunday January 10 2021, 9:43 AM
By: @Robin Thompson

Comments

Strumelia
03/18/21 11:51:51AM @strumelia:

@Jost, thank you SO much for your kind donation to help keep FOTMD up and running!

with gratitude,

Strumelia  bear


Ben Barr Jr
12/05/20 02:16:18PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Jost, and welcome to the wonderful world of the Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer.  It's a good place to come, spend some time, learn about the dulcimer, and to meet some good people.

Ben


Richard Streib
12/03/20 06:50:30PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Jost to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. So glad you joined. This is a wonderful community of people who love the dulcimer and her sweet music. It is a great place to learn, to join discussions and to share your experience with the dulcimer. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Ken Longfield
12/02/20 09:30:37AM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD, Jost. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in these discussions.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."