Location: Pikeville,Kentucky
Country: USA

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Jim Phillips


Retired US Army First Sergeant, spending my retirement with my lovely wife deep in the mountains of eastern Kentucky. 

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@glp1958 • 5 days ago • comments: 11
Posted a new Comment on Just Finished No. 1:
"Thanks for all the kind words!  I was really glad to be able to finally use this piece of wood.  A dear departed friend gave it to me a number of years..."
@glp1958 • 6 days ago • comments: 11
Created a new Group discussion "Just Finished No. 1":
"Hello friends!  I just finished my first mountain dulcimer, made completely from scratch. I used a remnant of a curly maple gunstock blank (one of my other..."
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@glp1958 • 4 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Hindman Luthiery school giving people a second chance:
"That is so awesome!  Our area of eastern Kentucky has been devastated by the dual catastrophes of the collapse of the coal industry, and the curse of..."
@glp1958 • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Introduce Yourself!":
"Hi there friends and neighbors!  My name is Greg Pennell, and I live just south of Pikeville, Kentucky, alongside US Highway 23 (The Country Music Highway)...."

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Just Finished No. 1

Hello friends!  I just finished my first mountain dulcimer, made...
@glp1958 6 days ago - Comments: 11

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Jim Fawcett
07/04/21 08:30:28PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Glp, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us

Richard Streib
07/04/21 02:22:58PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Glp1958 to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. Glad you joined. With your interest in building, check out the group, dulcimer making. This is a wonderful place to learn all about the dulcimer. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.

Benjamin W Barr Jr
07/04/21 10:05:52AM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Glp, 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.