Davesterino

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Location: Atlanta, GA
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I'm a science geek, but I also love old timey music, especially when played on mountain dulcimer.

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Davesterino
@davesterino • 3 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What do we call it?":
"A troupe, a heap, a batch, a fleet, or maybe just y'all if I am speaking to them rather than about them."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 5 days ago • comments: 1
Posted a new Comment on Home-Made Peg Shaper:
"I HAVE to try this! I can't justify spending $100+ on a peg shaper either...even the better ones seem like a glorified pencil sharpener to me. I'm on the..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • one week ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Hoodie Experiment:
"Very nice! I couldn't help but think that the other one, swinging there close to the fretting hand, might make a good noter!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • one week ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Traditional Friction Tuners :
"This link includes a method to tell if the pegs are well fitting enough to benefit from peg compounds, etc:..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • one week ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on Etude/Carolan's Favourite Jig:
"I've heard the jig before, but didn't know 'til now it was Carolan's Favourite! Very nicely played!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Do You Love an Apple?:
"Banjimer: This makes we want to listen to my Bothy Band CD, a great Irish Trad group from the 1970s that did a version of this song.  Thanks for posting..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on In The Bleak Mid Winter arranged by Nina Zanetti:
"I had never heard this tune before but you play it beautifully, Maria! Ariane: I tried the link to the Nina Zanetti page and it is working for me. Maybe..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Do You Love an Apple?:
"Very nicely done!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does your pet react to your Dulcimer playing?":
"Lisa Golladay: Do your pets (such as a sophisticated Vizsla -- which is a good title for a song) care about the mode you're in?  Seriously! I had a..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does your pet react to your Dulcimer playing?":
"Robin Thompson: @davesterino Vizsla is sophisticated!  :) Indeed, she has good ears! I think she prefers drone-noter to chords, but she is generally..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does your pet react to your Dulcimer playing?":
"Our vizsla barks, growls, and gives me some distance when I play ukulele or penny whistle. She doesn't seem to mind at all when I play dulcimer though!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 3 weeks ago • comments: 11
Posted a new Comment on Singing Family of the Cumberlands:
"I just finished reading Singing Family of the Cumberlands and I really enjoyed it. I thought there might be more written about the dulcimer in there, but no..."
Davesterino
@davesterino • 4 weeks ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Hangman's Reel:
"Fantastic!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 4 weeks ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Once I Had A Sweetheart:
"Very nice!!!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Small Octave dulcimer plans or measurements":
"Nice work, John! Both of them look awesome!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Small Octave dulcimer plans or measurements":
"Thanks Ken!"
Davesterino
@davesterino • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Small Octave dulcimer plans or measurements":
"i’d like to try building an octave dulcimer and am wondering if anyone knows where I might find plans or measurements. Thanks! Dave"

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Richard Streib
09/27/18 09:07:25PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Dave to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. Glad you joined. This is a great place to learn and to meet wonderful dulcimer friends. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Benjamin W Barr Jr
09/27/18 07:52:54AM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Dave, 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,m and to meet some good people.

Ben


Jim Fawcett
09/27/18 07:38:03AM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Dave, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.


Ken Longfield
09/27/18 07:06:26AM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD Davesterino. It's good to have you aboard.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."