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ZOOM: online group playing via online video

Please share helpful links on how to use Zoom, Google Meet, Group FaceTime, etc. Ask your questions here about using online group video meetings...
@Strumelia started 3 weeks ago - replies: 1
Garland Coulson

Tablets for Storing Sheet Music and Tablature

Here is an article I wrote on how I am using my Android tablet and  Evernote to store my sheet music tablature for my new mountain dulcimer. I...
@Garland Coulson started 7 years ago - replies: 22

Program to catalog and display song tabs

Good morning all.  A simple question I'm sure.  I now have a 10" android tablet & I'd like to have the ability to alphabetize song titles &...
@jimws started 5 months ago - replies: 2

Fabulous ClingOn Pick-up

I recently stumbled across several YouTube videos demonstrating an electronic pick-up which can be used on any stringed instrument and requires...
@ZeeAviatrix started 9 months ago - replies: 9

TablEdit Tutorials

I just bought TablEdit and am limping along by hunting and pecking.  Can anyone suggest a good YouTube tutorial.  I'm following along with Bob...
@dulcinina started 3 years ago - replies: 10
Ann T. Evans

What software best used for viewing music during jam session

I have PDF files and want to use Windows tablets to view during jam sessions
@Ann T. Evans started last year - replies: 5
James Phillips

using Chromebook to make YouTube videos?

Can someone that has a Chromebook offer some advise on what apps/etc. I can use for making videos for YouTube?  Any insights would be greatly...
@James Phillips started 2 years ago - replies: 1

Notation software recommendations

What are some good sheet music notation software choices? Are there, by any slim possibility, any that have any dulcimer specific tab layout options?
@YeahSureOK started 2 years ago - replies: 3

Roland Mobile AC Acoustic Amp

I picked up the Roland Mobile AC Acoustic Amp a few weeks ago....
@Susie started 4 years ago - replies: 8

Online live playing together

Hello to everyone, does someone know which technology is needed to be able to play online live music together with others. Thank you in advance....
@Ariane started 2 years ago - replies: 0

DaTuner Lite / octave 'numbers'

This is a tuner application which can be used on a smartphone. I believe that my dulcimer was tuned DAD when I bought it and I used a Snark tuner...
@nigelbleddfa started 2 years ago - replies: 4

What's best for turning pages from iPad?

i have my music on an iPad and was wondering if there was an app that would turn the pages when I needed it or do we still need to use a pedal and...
@marg started 4 years ago - replies: 11
Joseph Besse

Using UnrealBook and ForScore apps

I use UnrealBook as my app for adding songs to my iPadPro tablet..Some of my friends swear by ForScore . What are the main differences in these 2...
@Joseph Besse started 3 years ago - replies: 2
Marsha Elliott

Using i-Pad to hold sheet music (tab)

Do any of you use your i-Pad to hold your tab rather than carrying multiple notebooks full of printouts with you to practice or a gig? I am trying...
@Marsha Elliott started 6 years ago - replies: 6

GT-1 Guitar Effects Processor

I have started using the GT-1 Guitar Effects Processor with one of my dulcimers. The sounds are different on the dulcimer vs. the guitar but there...
@marg started 3 years ago - replies: 0
Mary MacGowan

A Bose problem? Amp recommendations please!

Hey FOTMD! I hope you get a kick out of my super-organized approach:   1. What she wants   I would love to be able to plug my MD into an...
@Mary MacGowan started 3 years ago - replies: 3

Using old radios as Amps

I am working on an Electric License Plate Guitar right now, so I've been spending quite a bit of time over on Cigar Box Nation.I found a really...
@Monterey started 5 years ago - replies: 1
Kathy D. Jones

How are members using computer tablets to store tabs for playing in jam sessions?

I've heard that you can use a tablet for storing your tabs rather than hauling 3 or 4 books of tabs everywhere you go to jam. I am considering...
@Kathy D. Jones started 7 years ago - replies: 11
Patty from Virginia

E-Device to read tab or not?

I need to make a decision because I have a huge amount of tab on my computer. I started to print out the tab to put in binders. I'm quickly...
@Patty from Virginia started 3 years ago - replies: 22
Norm Swier

How to use an iPad for songs

After attending the Evart Funfest and watching people play in various jams, I've discovered that most people play by ear and seem to have an...
@Norm Swier started 5 years ago - replies: 13
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