Rachael

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Location: Lachish region
Country: Israel

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Rachael
@rachael • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Blues?:
"Thank you all very much!  "
Rachael
@rachael • 2 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Middle-eastern mode?:
"Many thanks, all!"
Rachael
@rachael • 2 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Middle-eastern mode?:
"Salt Springs: Try CGC capo on 2 Thanks!  "
Rachael
@rachael • 2 weeks ago • comments: 5
Created a new Group discussion "Middle-eastern mode?":
"Hello, all!  Is there a tuning or capo-ing that would put the dulcimer into a middle-eastern scale of any sort?"
Rockin' in the Free World
Rachael
@rachael • 3 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Blues?:
"Wow, lots of info.  This should be useful.  Thanks, all!"
Rachael
@rachael • 3 weeks ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Tuning to D-G-d-d:
"Thanks Strumelia!  The videos were quite informative."
Rachael
@rachael • 3 weeks ago • comments: 3
Created a new Group discussion "Tuning to D-G-d-d":
"A second question!  I currently am tuned to D-A-d-d.  Does tuning to D-G-d-d put one in a different key, and if so, does anyone know what the chord shapes..."
Four-Equidistant Strings
Rachael
@rachael • 3 weeks ago • comments: 6
Created a new Group discussion "Blues?":
"  Hello again, all.  I would love to try writing a blues on the dulcimer.  Anyone know how I could go about that on the four-equidistant dulcimer?  Assume..."
Four-Equidistant Strings
Rachael
@rachael • 3 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Four-Equidistant Strings:
"Hello again, all.  I would love to try writing a blues on the dulcimer.  Anyone know how I could go about that on the four-equidistant dulcimer?  Assume zero..."
Rachael
@rachael • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Four-Equidistant Strings:
"Heidi Muller: Rachael, these are the fingerings I would use on those chords: 5-4-3-5 to 10-8-8-10 - From bass to melody strings: Index, Ring, Pinky, Thumb..."
Rachael
@rachael • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Four-Equidistant Strings:
"  Thanks for your response, Heidi!  I would like it to be noted that the main reason I am playing in this tuning is because, as a singer-songwriter, I want..."
Rachael
@rachael • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Four-Equidistant Strings:
"Skip: I haven't played 4 equidistant for a while but it may be the tuning may not suit you or the particular chords you're trying to play. I used DF#AA..."
Rachael
@rachael • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Four-Equidistant Strings:
"Hello all!  Not sure if anyone is going to see this but hopefully they will! I am playing in four-equidistant, and having a hard time doing certain..."
Rachael
@rachael • 2 months ago • comments: 1
Posted a new Comment on Maryann Lang:
"WOW!  Love this!  "
Rachael
@rachael • 2 months ago • comments: 1
Posted a new Comment on Modern/Chord style Players:
"Has anyone ever heard of the book,  Playing Dulcimer in the Chord-Melody Style: Dulcimer/Solosby Rosamund Campbell?   Does it actually teach how to..."
Rachael
@rachael • 2 months ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on harmonizing melodies on dulcimer:
"Thanks Dusty, I play in DADD.  When you say two frets higher, I assume you mean on a string tuned to the same note.  But what about harmonizing from D to A..."
Rachael
@rachael • 2 months ago • comments: 3
Created a new Group discussion "harmonizing melodies on dulcimer":
"Hello all.  Anyone here have any tips for where on earth to begin in harmonizing a melody on dulcimer?  I feel like I simply don't know where to start...."
Arranging/composing for Dulcimers

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Rachael

Middle-eastern mode?


Hello, all!  Is there a tuning or capo-ing that would put the dulcimer...
@Rachael 2 weeks ago - Comments: 5
Rachael

Tuning to D-G-d-d


A second question!  I currently am tuned to D-A-d-d.  Does tuning to...
@Rachael 3 weeks ago - Comments: 3
Rachael

Blues?


  Hello again, all.  I would love to try writing a blues on the...
@Rachael 3 weeks ago - Comments: 6
Rachael

harmonizing melodies on dulcimer


Hello all.  Anyone here have any tips for where on earth to begin in...
@Rachael 2 months ago - Comments: 3
Rachael

Singing dulcimists


Hello all!  So, as a singer-songwriter, I am looking to hear singing...
@Rachael 9 months ago - Comments: 11

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Benjamin W Barr Jr
04/19/18 02:03:33PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Rachel, 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 


Rachael
04/19/18 12:12:21AM @rachael:

Kind thanks, all!  This seems like a great site!  


Richard Streib
04/18/18 08:14:05PM @richard-streib:

Welcome, Rachael, to Friends of the mountain dulcimer. So glad you joined. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Rob N Lackey
04/18/18 06:11:13PM @rob-n-lackey:

Welcome, Rachael, to this little corner of dulcimer heaven.  Hope you enjoy it here.

Rob

 


Jim Fawcett
04/18/18 02:40:17PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Rachael, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.