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Strumelia
@strumelia • 2 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"I'm thinking most members seldom think to go through their profiles tabs and settings.  I'm currently looking into a way to set that checkbox in reverse so..."
Dan Evans
@dan-evans • 2 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a new YouTube video:
Song For Loretta
Val Hughes
@val-hughes • 2 hours ago • comments: 5
Liked a soundcloud by @dan:
Groundhog
Val Hughes
@val-hughes • 2 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Groundhog:
"Very very well played."
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • 4 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Wow, I didn't know I had so many folks waiting to be approved. They are all now approved and I unchecked the box. Ken "The dulcimer sings a sweet song.""
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 7 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Groundhog:
"Nice playing!  The way you're zinging around the fretboard it sounds like your noter is greased up with groundhog fat."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 7 hours ago • comments: 5
Liked a soundcloud by @dan:
Groundhog
Jan Potts
@jan-potts • 7 hours ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Thanks for your notes of encouragement and appreciation!  "
Mark Gilston
@mark-gilston • 8 hours ago • comments: 0
Updated a YouTube Video:
The Carnal and the Crane
Mark Gilston
@mark-gilston • 8 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a new YouTube video:
The Carnal and the Crane
Benjamin W Barr Jr
@benjamin-w-barr-jr • 8 hours ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Lovely tone, lovely tune even if not in the key you thought you might present it in."
Benjamin W Barr Jr
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • 9 hours ago • comments: 5
Liked a soundcloud by @dan:
Groundhog
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • 9 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Groundhog:
"I like it, Dan!  (Despite not wanting to eat any.  haha) "
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • 9 hours ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Lovely, Jan.  And the timbre of that Stockard is so fine. "
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • 9 hours ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Good King Wenselas:
"Thanks & warmest wishes, Marg & Sue! "
JenniferC
@jenniferc • 10 hours ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Lovely on the baritone! "
Dan
@dan • 11 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Groundhog:
"Thank you Sam!"
Cynthia Wigington
@cynthia-wigington • 11 hours ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Santa Lucia - Nigel Pennick:
"What a perfect sentiment for this season, and I love all your images. Grazie. "
Sam
@sam • 13 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Groundhog:
"Great rendition Dan. I'd tried to learn this from another source and just didn't like it. I'll have to revisit this one by you!"
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 14 hours ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Wildwood Flower - Warren May Dulcimer Duet:
"That's stellar playing, Robin. As crisp and clear as a sunny, fall morning. This tune is to flatpicking guitar what Bile Dem Cabbage is to dulcimers...."
Robin Clark
@robin-clark • 15 hours ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Wildwood Flower - Warren May Dulcimer Duet:
"Thanks everyone I have used that Warren May dulcimer for a couple of gigs recently as a duo with a local guitarist.  We have another gig coming up on the..."
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Wildwood Flower - Warren May Dulcimer Duet:
"I have a Warren May but never thought of tuning to EBB, sounded very nice"
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 1
Posted a new Comment on The 9 Days of Christmas (12 is too many):
"Very nice, sounds great"
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Good King Wenselas:
"Not sure what you are playing but the sound is perfect for this music. Very nice"
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on In the Bleak Midwinter:
"The group I am with is playing this as one of our Christmas songs. So many beautiful ones, I hate come the new year we will be on to new songs. I love this..."
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Beautiful Star of Bethlehem:
"This is part of our groups Christmas list we are playing this season, so nice.  "
marg
@marg • 17 hours ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Santa Lucia - Nigel Pennick:
"Nice, that is one of the songs the group I am with is playing. We are doing it in C so someone in the group can sing it. "
marg
@marg • 19 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Ok, posting pending, not sure why it's there. doesn't seem to be causing any problems. Banners back up on my page  "
Mark Gilston
@mark-gilston • 20 hours ago • comments: 1
Posted a new YouTube video:
Santa Lucia
Strumelia
@strumelia • 22 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Sometimes i feel so dumb!     lolol"
Brian G.
@brian-g • 23 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Thanks Strumelia, I just unchecked that box.  ;) Brian  "
Strumelia
@strumelia • 23 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Brian, it seems i have been mistaken about what that checkbox actually does.     I just now clicked on the "?" help button to the right of it, and that..."
Robin Clark
@robin-clark • 23 hours ago • comments: 22
Posted a new Comment on Playing ionian tuning in keys other than D:
"Lois Sprengnether Keel: Thanks, Robin.  Since this piece depends on charging along, there's no way I will stop and te-tune.  I can understand it's not..."
Strumelia
@strumelia • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Dang, you're right Brian!   I've checked a few other members and that's true for them as well.So it seems I have something else to look into fixing- that..."
Sue Small
@sue-small • yesterday • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Good King Wenselas:
"Thanks for posting, really enjoyed it!"
Brian G.
@brian-g • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Folks, do you have pending 'Followers' left hanging...!?":
"Thanks for this Strumelia, but is there perhaps something else going on here?  I ask because I took a look and noticed I had 6 or so followers to approve,..."
Sue Small
@sue-small • yesterday • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Beautiful! Love this!"
Strumelia
@strumelia • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Yes thank you Sam.  I do have a 'regular member' user account that i log in as to check to see what regular members see.  This morning I saw one glitch that..."
Sam
@sam • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Strumelia, one possible reason that you do not see some of the issues is that an admin account is not exactly the same as a user account. On all my sites I..."
Rob N Lackey
@rob-n-lackey • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Ok, Lisa, banner ads are back, so, for me everything seems back to normal.  Folks need to remember if something is posted to a group of which they are not a..."
Gail Webber
@gail-webber • yesterday • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"This is beautiful, Jan!"
Strumelia
@strumelia • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"That helps too, Robin- it suggests that the glitch may not happen on content that the Admin (me) posts."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • yesterday • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on O Come, O Come, Emmanuel:
"Absolutely lovely, Jan. You play in such an expressive manner. Is that the Stockard I once knew?  Glad to hear that big baby singing."
Robin Clark
@robin-clark • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"I have a text box on this thread on my phone (android) but not on the thread about playing in different keys that Loise has just replied on. Very strange..."
Strumelia
@strumelia • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Thank you David.   :)   And I do apologize if I seemed a bit impatient for a while there. Yet all is not well yet.  There is a code problem somewhere (due..."
Lois Sprengnether Keel
@lois-sprengnether-keel • yesterday • comments: 22
Posted a new Comment on Playing ionian tuning in keys other than D:
"Thanks, Robin.  Since this piece depends on charging along, there's no way I will stop and te-tune.  I can understand it's not changing key, but since it..."
David Pedersen
@david-pedersen • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recent glitch of missing 'reply/post' textboxes":
"Its magic!! All's well with my pc, really want to thank you for understanding my issue and making something happen. Merry Christmas Strumelia.  "
Bob
@bob • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Jan's Healing Music:
"Very lovely. It sounds so similar to a nylon-strung guitar."
Cynthia Wigington
@cynthia-wigington • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Jan's Healing Music:
"Cat, if you hit the gear to the right on the bottom, at least it repeats, that helps. I'm going to add many of her songs - she's the dulcimer Buddha of..."

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Folks, do you have pending...

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Recent glitch of missing...

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