Dusty Turtle

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youtube videos: 58
images: 24
events: 2
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videos: 8
audio tracks: 10

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Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • yesterday • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on suggestions for pick ups:
"@Don, I have a K&K Sound twin spot pickup in my dulcimer by Terry McCafferty.  It's a wonderful pickup that produces a clear, acoustic sound.  In my..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 days ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Dad/DAA duet:
"Skip, if you have double melody strings, you can tune one to A and one to D.  That would produce the effect you are looking for. If you only have a single..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Dulcimer capos":
"@davisjames, I took the liberty as a Moderator of moving your question here to the Forum on specific features of dulcimers and instrument questions.  The..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 days ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Five Miles From Town:
"What a cool tune! And well played!"
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 3 days ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on In Knee-Deep Snow:
"Only our dear diminutive Robin would consider 8 inches to be knee deep!  You two are especially in sync on this one.  And both instruments sound wonderful...."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 6 days ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Captain O'Kane (O'Carolan):
"Sounding great, Val!  What a haunting melody."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fingering in Place of a Noter":
"The David Schnaufer instructional video may not be available on YouTube.  I think I bought a DVD of it years ago.  My memory is that it was put out by..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Fingering in Place of a Noter":
"Jimmy, there is no single way to do this. What works best for you is what's best. And I think you are right to work on one thing at a time.  Don't think..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Dulcimer Du Jour":
"Looks beautiful, Don.  That curly maple looks great.  And the scroll is quite elegant.  Nice work!"
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • one week ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Playing Slurs":
"@jimmy-g, there are three left-hand techniques that can be used: hammer-on, pull-off, or slide.  They all involve moving between notes on the same string. A..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 weeks ago • comments: 25
Posted a new Comment on Danny Boy (Londonderry Air):
"Thanks for commenting, @cindy-stammich and @hobbyhorse.  I really appreciate it. I hope your weekend is going well."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 weeks ago • comments: 25
Posted a new Comment on Danny Boy (Londonderry Air):
"The only difference between playing a standard dulcimer and playing a baritone is that the baritone strings are heavier, so they take a little more muscle..."
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