Cindy Stammich

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Location: South Bend, IN
Country: US

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Salt Springs Kevin R. Phil Myers JenniferC dora71 Ariane Dan Elvensong Ginney Camden terry ritchey jeffrey charles foster Charles Thomas hugssandi dulcinina Mr. Phil Mcdaniel Cat Brown Helen Seiler Gary McNaughton Jan Potts Terry Wilson Tumbleweed Kandee Lynn austin James Phillips Cynthia Wigington Greg Patterson Larn Werner Patty from Virginia Don Kemper Lexie R Oakley Ken Longfield Gordon Hardy Maxspop Ken Backer Monica

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Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 6 days ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Once I Had A Sweetheart:
"Haunting and beautiful!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 6 days ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on Cerise, Cerise - featuring Ariane Klauer:
"Wow! Wow! Wow! This was absolutely beautiful!  Your daughter, the music, the meaning, the entire video was a wonderful work of art!  Kudos to both you..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 6 days ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Stephens Lutherie mountain dulcimer:
"Beautiful instrument!  Hope to hear it soon!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 6 days ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Floo'ers o' the forest:
"I don't know the tune, but this is certainly lovely!  Beautiful instrument and beautiful playing!  Thank you for sharing!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 6 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Plastic picks & leather picks":
"Well!  I got my leather picks today!  Oh my gosh they are wonderful........I have had a blast tonight playing my banjammer with my new leather picks!  It's..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on What is it?:
"Whoa!  How cool is this!!!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Mix of two Irish Jigs:
"I love your style!  This was so much fun! And I LOVE the camera shot from the sound hole!  Awesome!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on Rock The Cradle Joe:
"Some people just "have it"! Texaswind -You've got it! This is great"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Looking for John Stockard Dulcimer Stand":
"Blondie - FYI - you can see the stand in my video - "Crippled Creek Osceola Aug 2012"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Looking for John Stockard Dulcimer Stand":
"Blondie: Oh my goodness, this is just awesome!  Thank you so much for sharing! You are VERY welcome!  Let me know if I can help you any more!  Like I..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Looking for John Stockard Dulcimer Stand":
"Hi Blondie!  Ok - for my stand (which is a double-wide) I used the following: (4) - 1"x2"x40" - for the legs (3) - 3/4"x20" - dowel (for the outside leg..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on Chicken Scratch:
"OMG - I am smiling and shaking my head and tapping my feet!!!  You are TOOOO FUN!!!!! this has to be a favorite!!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Going home tomorrow!:
"This is beautiful!!!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Dorsetshire Hornpipe :
"I am sooo glad you are playing again!!!! This is wonderful - and is even sweeter in light of your courage and persistence through it all! Thank you for..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Thanks To God For My Redeemer:
"A beautiful song that was done beautifully!  Your dulcimer compliments your voice so well!   Thank you for the great reminder to be thankful in all things!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Seeds of Love:
"This is simply beautiful!!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Looking for John Stockard Dulcimer Stand":
"I will try to get the pic and measurements this evening!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Looking for John Stockard Dulcimer Stand":
"A keyboard stand makes a decent alternative also.  The height is adjustable.  I used a small piece of shelving covered with a piece of shelf-liner on top of..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 1
Posted a new Comment on Lauren Deming:
"Karen Mueller was totally responsible for officially introducing me to the mountain dulcimer!  My dad & I played music together - he played banjo and I..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Scarborough Fair:
"Ohhhhh myyyyy this is so beautiful!!!! The music and the photos - what a wonderful work of art! Thank you so much for sharing this!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Scarred:
"Great percussion!  Those "scars" you are talking about simply add "personality", they tell quite a story!  I like this a lot!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on You Got to Move:
"I like this a lot!  Sounds so sweet!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on A canon on mountain dulcimer - Heho spann den Wagen an:
"Thank you!  This is so beautiful - the music and the photos!  I am glad you found just the right photos!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Boil Them Cabbage Down :
"Terry!  This was so much fun!  And I can just see those folks joining you with their shakers!  I am pretty impressed by your playing 2 instruments at the..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 2 weeks ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on A dulcimer is born:
"Dulcimer 33 sounds beautiful!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Capritaurus Dulcimer listed on Goodwill auction":
"Thank you for the update Foundryrat! Looks like someone got a nice deal. I was wishing I could come up with a reason why I needed just one more dulcimer!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on DulcimersDownUnderFlyAroundMyPrettyLittleMiss:
"This was so much fun!!!! Thank you for sharing it!!!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on September Feeling:
"Wow!  Just!  Wow! This is such a beautiful piece........the music, the pictures, it took me away to another place! Thank you!!!! "
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on A Feather In My Cap:
"Charles..I love this!  The finger-picking goes wonderfully with the noter drone style!  And this put a feather in your cap, now didn't it?"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 19
Posted a new Comment on You gotta move:
"Awe - I am glad you posted it!  It was great....just the way you recorded it!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on On the porch in Hocking Hills Ohio:
"Thank you Robin!  We SO enjoyed our time in Hocking Hills!  It is such a beautiful area, and it was a special time for just my brother, sister & I!  If..."
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 26
Posted a new Comment on @tumbleweed:
"Hi Tumbleweed!  It's great to see you back here again!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 19
Posted a new Comment on You gotta move:
"That Little Lynzie Anne sure sounds sweet!  Love the down home feel of the video!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Eten Bamidbar:
"Wow Mark!  The percussion takes this to a whole new level......I love it!"
Cindy Stammich
@cindy-stammich • 3 weeks ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Messin' with a LAP-JO:
"Well - I hope you had as much fun playing as I did listening"

Latest Group Discussions

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Cindy Stammich

The Old Country Church



@Cindy Stammich last year - Comments: 9
Cindy Stammich

String noise


I have a Ron Ewing Dulcimette that I am working on a special project...
@Cindy Stammich last year - Comments: 0
Cindy Stammich

How Great Thou Art


For those not familiar with the situation, "How Great Thou Art" is...
@Cindy Stammich 3 years ago - Comments: 3
Cindy Stammich

String size and keys


I have a Ron Ewing 3-string Dulcimette. It has a really sweet sound. I...
@Cindy Stammich 3 years ago - Comments: 15
Cindy Stammich

Fingerpicking the banjammer


This may seem a bit silly, but I wanted to share it with you all. I...
@Cindy Stammich 4 years ago - Comments: 15
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My treasure


I have a dulcimer that my dad built probably 35-40 years ago from a kit....
@Cindy Stammich 4 years ago - Comments: 15
Cindy Stammich

Banjammer


I have a banjammer made by Mike Clemmer. I love it, but I need to...
@Cindy Stammich 5 years ago - Comments: 29
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Bless this House


I love the song "Bless This House". It is so perfect for the dulcimer!...
@Cindy Stammich 5 years ago - Comments: 9

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Latest Forum Discussions

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Bill Taylor

Posted: Thursday May 11 2017, 10:24 PM
By: @Cindy Stammich

Dulcimer kits from mid 1970's to early 1980's

Posted: Sunday February 23 2014, 10:26 PM
By: @Cindy Stammich

What to call your dulcimer collection?

Posted: Friday December 6 2013, 10:44 AM
By: @John Henry

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Cindy Stammich
09/25/18 10:32:19PM @cindy-stammich:

Anybody else enjoy dulci-binging???  My favorite binge when I have time to listen jive


Cindy Stammich
05/18/18 10:05:47PM @cindy-stammich:

Well - all this beautiful dulcimer music is sure a treat....

Just saying!!!

heart


Cindy Stammich
12/17/17 03:36:43PM @cindy-stammich:

I just want to thank Strumelia for the great "public domain" link in the group "Public Domain"!  For some silly reason I was thinking "Away in a Manger" was not public domain....but it is!  Thank you Lisa!

 


Salt Springs
05/17/17 05:01:09AM @salt-springs:

The Old Country Church/ Vaughan  is copyrighted by Warner/Chappell Music as best I can tell.


Marcia Mikesell
05/03/17 09:09:03AM @marcia-mikesell:

Hi Cindy:

I joined a few years ago but quit playing for awhile. Last summer I purchased a  beautiful new Ron Gibson dulcimer that I love.....so I'm now getting back into it! I'm enjoying the FOTMD site! I play by ear and hoping to learn some chords. 


Cindy Stammich
05/01/17 09:30:54PM @cindy-stammich:

So - how many dulcimers does a dulcimer player need?????

Just one more thumbsup


Helen Seiler
04/25/17 01:06:14AM @helen-seiler:

Thanks so much Cindy. I live near a busy road now ... wish i was still down at the farm..i still miss it after 6 years.


hugssandi
04/10/17 11:33:57PM @hugssandi:

I have really loved getting to know you from your pics and vids and dulcimers, and I am still enjoying your stories!  ~it was a joy to peruse~  I enjoyed a new hymn to me today that maybe you know or might be interested in, too, "I Want a Principle Within".  I love the YouTube vid of Mike Whang on his guitar, and that's who I wanna be on my dulcimer!


hugssandi
04/10/17 02:39:57AM @hugssandi:

OH Cindy!!!  I am up in the middle of the night and ready to go back to bed, but I couldn't stop watching all of your sweet vids with your family!!!!!  ~TREASURE~  heartbeat


Lexie R Oakley
03/30/17 11:03:33AM @lexie-r-oakley:

Hi Cindy, so nice to hear from you....giggle

Yes, my Girly is about 2.5" away from my height, she is smart, pretty and super fun!

I enjoy her and her filly very much! 

Hope you are well and enjoy your Spring....Yippy! toivo dulcimer bighug


Strumelia
11/28/15 02:16:01PM @strumelia:

Hi Cindy ..just stoppin' by to say hi!  hi


Ginney Camden
02/16/15 09:38:42AM @ginney-camden:

Thank you so much Cindy. I will check out Hymnary.org. I know there has been so much discussion about licensing and public domain songs on here but occasionally I get confused again. My brother has alot of bluegrass music player friends in Nashville and he was telling me that you can put up any song and then mark it Private on your YouTube page and then just invite whoever you want to view it. But I wasn't sure if that sounded right either.


Tumbleweed
02/01/15 10:12:59PM @tumbleweed:

Hi Cindy:

I don't have a video from my clowning days but I finally found two snapshots from then and posted them for you. Smile.gif

TW


Strumelia
02/01/15 03:18:38PM @strumelia:

Hi Cindy- please see your INBOX for my message- thanks!


Cynthia Wigington
01/30/15 08:45:59PM @cynthia-wigington:

Cindy, good evening. Sorry I missed this until today. First I want to say again that I am so sorry for your loss and think it was wonderful for you to honor your aunt with your dulcimer music.

Next I want to say that I am truly sorry how your video How Great Thou Art was handled. I have quietly and decently contacted people before so they could do what they wanted about it quietly. Frankly especially with a death in the family, I was mortified.

Now the bagpipe - I'm referring only to a bagpipe tuned dulcimer, acquired from our very own James Phillips, tuned Ddd. I really love playing that dulcimer set up with the proper strings to do that, and have played so many songs on it. You'll be interested to know that the bagpipe's sweet and simple sound is Greta's favorite. If she's in the back room and I start playing it, she will come in here and get on her couch to listen better.

And now for some really wonderful news - I have been very interested in a kantele, and found a lovely person, Lynn Austin also here in Vermont, who was willing to build that kit from Musicmakers for me. She is also interested in building one for herself. Well, she finished it, and will be bringing it to my house next week, on a sunny and good driving day! I'm over the moon, and the picture she sent me looked stunning. She is a perfectionist and I think will be worth watching as a luthier. Also a very hard worker.

And now my dear friend, I know you must be tired and sad and want you to know you are in my prayers. You mean a lot, your wonderful music, your sweet soul and your quiet way. Always love seeing your name pop up that you are on, and I send you a little prayer...see if you feel it next time I am on, my best to you always.


Gary McNaughton
01/28/15 09:26:35PM @gary-mcnaughton:
Hi Cindy! I really liked your rendition of "How great thouh art" I tride to leave a coment the other evening but I mucked it up but thank you for your talent it was excellent!!!Gary :-)
Tumbleweed
01/25/15 11:47:27PM @tumbleweed:

Hi Cindy:

The last time I was a clown was back in 1997. Cellphones weren't as common as they are nowadays so I don't have any video clips of that time. I will serious try to locate a descend picture of me from them and post it. I will have to go through some storage boxes because back then nothing was digital or electronic in my world then.

TW


Cynthia Wigington
01/24/15 08:55:00PM @cynthia-wigington:

Cindy I'm so sorry for your loss. It's very difficult to play for funerals of people you really love and I admire you for that.


Lexie R Oakley
01/22/15 12:32:41PM @lexie-r-oakley:

Thanks Cindy,

Me and my lil' girl friend, Alysha. We are pretty close and spend lots of time together involved with all the happenings for eachother.

She has hung my moon and stars and has a good grip on my heart strings.Grin.gif


Monica
01/21/15 05:54:33AM @monica:

Hi Cindy,

Merlin is what brought me to the Dulcimer. Unfortunately I haven't had a chance to play it yet.