Ken Hulme

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Location: Fort Myers, FL
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Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Playing in other keys":
"My guitarist friends would say that if I tuned my dulcimer to Mixolydian CGc  or Bagpipe Ccc, and then proceeded to play an Ionian Mode tune who's scale..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The technician and the artist":
"I think it's a two-handed sword.   If the left hand does not get the right note(s) held for the correct amount of time (technical), the best strum/pick..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does humidity affect a mahogany dulcimer?":
"Putting humidifiers in a closed case isn't such a good idea in dry climates (or any climates) as you've seen majajog.   Keeping a dulcimer in its case..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 4 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does humidity affect a mahogany dulcimer?":
"Having lived in hot-humid climates worse than Hawaii, and currently living on the water on the Gulf Coast of Florida, I can say this -- when you move from..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 5 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fret Material":
"There are quite a few good luthiers here a FOTMD who might be willing to take on your re-fret job if you ask.  Start a new thread in the General or Building..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 6 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fret Material":
"There are hundreds of luthiers who use a variety of fret materials, you don't have to have McSpadden replace the frets.  Ask around and see who uses..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 6 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Am I hearing an echo? Great silkie ":
"The Irish rune that I know as The Great Silkie is not the same as She Moves Through The Fair; although if the meter is right you could probably sing on with..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • one week ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on no longer a beginner?:
"Personally I don't like the whole beginner/intermediate/advanced thing.  BUT (and yes that's a big BUT) workshop and festival teachers/organizers need some..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Stand-Up Stands":
"Well, I gave the stand it's inaugural use last night at Open Mic -- by our standards it was chilly too!  Anyway, the stand worked great even though the plank..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "noter/drone 6 string dulcimer players?":
"What Folkcraft says about their six-string is: "When we string up six-string instruments here in the shop, we use two .011 strings for the melody course,..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What are you reading right now?":
"The Mediterranean Diabetes Cookbook by Amy Riolo, published by the American Diabetes Assoc that Lady Sally picked up at a recent diabetes conference she..."
Ken Hulme
 
@ken-hulme • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Blizzard in Northeast/March 14th 2017":
"Strawberry Lemonade for me -- it's going to be sunny and 70s down here..."
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