Dulcimernewbie

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Location: Morgantown, WV
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I am from Morgantown WV and semi retired have just ordered my first Mountain Dulcimer and I am eagerly waiting for it to come.I am looking to find groups in my area who play The Mountain Dulcimer or who offer workshops on how to play.Even church groups would be fine.

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Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 6 days ago • comments: 81
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"How often do you need to change your strings?"
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 81
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"Thanks for the info.My snark tuner is coming tomorrow will check back in and let everyone know how it goes because I am anxious to start playing tunes."
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 81
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"Ok. Just received my new dulcimer took it out of the case and noticed it has a dull bland plunking sound to the strings when I strum them.It has never been..."
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 4
Liked a groups item created by @strumelia:
West Virginia players
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on West Virginia players:
"Hello just ordered my first Mountain Dulcimer which is coming soon.I am from Morgantown and I am so glad I found this group.I am new to playing and have been..."
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How does your pet react to your Dulcimer playing?":
"Oh my goodness I thought I was the only one who's pets react to playing an instrument.It is very odd I have two cats one loves music the other one loathes..."
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 79
Posted a new Comment on @richard-streib:
"Thank you so much. I figure it this way if I can teach myself how to play the accordion I can also learn how to play the Mountain Dulcimer too.Key is not to..."
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Blessed Assurance:
"Wonderful playing.Blessed Assurance is one of my favorite gospel songs. "
Dulcimernewbie
@dulcimernewbie • 2 weeks ago • comments: 81
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"Being a Mountain Dulcimcer newbie.How often should I tune my Apple Creek Dulcimer? How do you use the new electronic tuner gadget thing? Not being tech savvy..."

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Ken Longfield
11/02/18 10:04:27PM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD Dulcimernewbie. It's good to have you aboard. Make sure you join the West Virginia Dulcimer Players Group.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."


Benjamin W Barr Jr
10/31/18 09:02:53AM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Newbie, 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


Jim Fawcett
10/30/18 07:50:05PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Newbie. welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.


Richard Streib
10/30/18 06:42:04PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Dulcimernewbie to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. It is so good to have you as a member. This is a great site for learning. There is much knowledge and experience here. Don't be afraid to ask questions and seek advice from your friends here. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.