Ballad Gal

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Location: St. Louis area, Missouri
Country: U.S.A.

My Latest Followers:

sweetbriar John C. Knopf David Bennett Slate Creek Dulcimers Dan Lois Sprengnether Keel DottyBee Belinda Link Robin Clark Ken Hulme Glenda  Hubbard Ken Longfield Robin Thompson Strumelia

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Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "John Molineux uses a striker on a mountain dulcimer":
"I was fascinated with the striker, too. Wonder what he was using as the striker?"
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 3 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Berea Traditional Dulcimore Gathering -(KY):
"Good to get the word out early, Ken. I plan to be there."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Your Three Favorite Songs":
"Three???!!! Who can only have three! Well, a few of my favorite ballads are: Rothesay Bay, Ca' The Yowes, Caller O'u, The Gairdner And The Plooman, The..."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Have you met other FOTMD's in real life and become friends?":
"I'm among the newer folks to go to a gathering, even with 50+ years with a dulcimer! I was delighted to meet the folks at Berea last May that have responded..."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on The Boys of Wexford:
"Dusty, thanks for sharing--I really liked it, my kind of music!"
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Sneak peek at a walnut Thomas with Possum Board":
"Happy Birthday, John! That sawdust turned into a mighty nice looking dulcimer..."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Lillie’s Lullaby ":
"Great tune, Kendra...The kind you go around humming when you're happy! Hope to see you again in Berea next year."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What’s your favourite playing style and why?":
"Being able to play a tune the first time I picked up a dulcimer is what attracted me to it and is still why I like playing it noter or finger and drone..."
Ballad Gal
@ballad-gal • 3 months ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Playing smaller dulcimers:
"Strumelia: I find that smaller dulcimers also tend to have slightly stiffer string tension- the strings are a bit less 'bouncy'... or at least they have..."