John W. McKinstry

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Location: Lee, MA
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John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Wayfarin' Stranger:
"A few notes to add to my rendition of Wayfarin' Stranger: My dulcimer was tuned to D A a, Capo 1which now becomes a Dorian Mode. This haunting mode suited..."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new YouTube video:
Wayfarin' Stranger
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • yesterday • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Deep Ellum Blues 03-30-2020:
"Really loved your presentation of this song."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • one week ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Ariel:
"That was beautiful and relaxing.  Now we and Ariel can get through the "dog days" of August."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 2 weeks ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Viney Flower,JJ Niles:
"Absolutely messmerizing. Thank you so much for sharing."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 2 weeks ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on "His Voice, as the Sound of the Dulcimer Sweet":
"Thanks Robin for your comments and also thanks to all of you have given me a thumbs-up. It's great to be part of this supportive community that shares a love..."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Ionian tuning question":
"Glad you liked it.  It sort of comforting in a day when otherwise we are dependent on electronics to harken back to simpler times. Speaking of which, I just..."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Ionian tuning question":
"Responding to Royb and others looking for a simple way to tune to DAa or DAd, I found the suggestion of Joe Collins, a noted dulcimer teacher, very helpful...."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 2 weeks ago • comments: 36
Posted a new Comment on Shenandoah, Dulcimer, Uke, Percussion:
"Hi Cynthia, I just heard your song Shenandoah and I loved your voice and also the way you accompanied yourself with both the Baritone Uke, and the Ddd Capo 3..."
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Best instruction material?":
"I like the dulcimer instruction book by Anne Lough, which came out in 2011: "Welcome to the Mountain Dulcimer, Instruction and songs for beginners", Although..."
John W. McKinstry
John W. McKinstry
@john-w-mckinstry • one month ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Tune: Hamburg:
"Thanks for sharing this old hymn.  Your dulcimer has a rich full sound. Lovely."
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