Dusty Turtle

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SoundCloud Tracks: 6
youtube videos: 57
images: 23
events: 2
Groups: 2
videos: 8
audio tracks: 10

Activity

Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 22 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Swallowtail Jig on a stick dulcimer:
"Nice bouncy playing!"
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What Are You Working On?":
"I am (very slowly) working on an arrangement of the Irish Gaelic air "Song of the Books" or " Amhrán na Leabha."  It's a haunting melody. I found some sheet..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "FolkRoots Information":
"Hi Tom, First, I took the liberty of moving your question to the Forum on specific luthiers, since it seemed more appropriate. Second, I would guess from the..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Good Bye Dear Old Step Stone:
"That's a great old tune, Gordon, and you do a nice job with it. According to the liner notes to Bascom Lamar Lunsford's Ballad's, Banjo Tunes, and..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 0
Liked a youtube item created by @mark-gilston: Jack Pudding
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Brown Little Birds :
"Exquisite! I'm sure I've complimented you, Robin, on your precise and sensitive playing, but I have to do so again.  And Mark's rolling arpeggios on the..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Cantiga 384 on a Celtic Strum:
"Sweet!"
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fret Markers?":
"My first dulcimer had no fret markers, and I managed fine. The diatonic fretboard IS your fret marker. The first skinny fret is 3. The last fat fret before..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 weeks ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Zion Ridge:
"I can't believe I missed this.  Such sensitive playing on both of your parts!  It's hard to play with that much restraint. Nice work with the raccoon...."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Can you tell me about Curt Mangan FusionMatched strings?":
"Unless it specifically says "loop end," the strings will be ball end since that is the standard for guitars.  (Notice their mandolin sets specify "loop..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 weeks ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Tips on playing fast:
"As others have said, one trick to playing fast is not to play every single note.  One rule of thumb is to play the first of each eighth note pair but not..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 weeks ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on The Wind that Shakes the Barley:
"Thanks, @kevin-burns.  I've already forgotten this tune.  Time to re-learn it!"
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