jost

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Location: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Country: Germany

My Latest Followers:

AndiBear Salt Springs Slate Creek Dulcimers Dan Leo Kretzner Gregg Schneeman Luigi Dusty Turtle Robin Clark Bing Futch Robin Thompson Strumelia

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audio tracks: 7

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Latest Activity

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@jost • one week ago • comments: 4
Liked a group discussions item created by @john-dunn: Creating a triangular mountain dulcimer -seeking help
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@jost • 2 weeks ago • comments: 1
Liked a youtube item created by @gregg-schneeman: "WHEN HE COMETH" - Hummel
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@jost • 3 weeks ago • comments: 8
Liked a group discussions item created by @royb: Pick Advice Needed
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@jost • 4 weeks ago • comments: 24
Posted a new Comment on How should I tune?:
"@markprewett28 Congrolations to your new instrument. Where did you get it? Care to share a picture? :)My first song was "Go tell Aunt Rhody", simply because..."
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@jost • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @kristi-keller: Tips on shipping dulcimers
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@jost • 4 weeks ago • comments: 20
Liked a group discussions item created by @don: Need some helpful advice on fret markers
jost
@jost • one month ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Saying goodby to outdoor playing till spring:
"Three beauties :) Do you have any recordings with the harp?"
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 3
Liked a photos item created by @mikemullen1: My 3 companions
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 6
Liked a group discussions item created by @banjostray: New Dulcimer
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @strumelia: Terry Hennessy
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @lancashire-lass: Painful thumb
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 24
Posted a new Comment on How should I tune?:
"Well in one of my instruction books the author wrote: "Practice as much as possible. One time a week is better than one time a month, ten Minuten every day..."
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @jim-yates: tiple
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 24
Posted a new Comment on How should I tune?:
"Well in former discussions chord style players recommended to take one string off since hammering/pull offs etc are easier to practice and learn with just..."
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 24
Posted a new Comment on How should I tune?:
"I would suggest to get a copy of Jean Ritchies classic instruction book "The dulcimer book" or one of her instruction records (she made two). In both she..."
jost
@jost • one month ago • comments: 6
Liked a group discussions item created by @markprewett28: New player question
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 24
Liked a group discussions item created by @markprewett28: How should I tune?
jost
@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @nathina: Does anyone have information on the Dulcimer Guild
jost
@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @john-c-knopf: New poplar Tennessee music box
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @paula-brawdy: Cedar soundboards
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 2
Liked a music item created by @dan: Silent Night
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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Song(s) for retirement":
"Well in the end it turned out my musical skills are not enough to learn a new song in such a short time. Since I already can play it on the guitar I took my..."
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @jim-bagsh: Jaromin dulcimer kit from Annalisa's Crafts
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Auld lang syne":
"Hello everybody, here is a tab for playing Auld Lang Syne in DAA tuning in noter/drone style. Thumbstrum might work too. For the tune I used the version in..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Song(s) for retirement":
"Thanks Ken, he does the same thing as I: Maintaining Linux servers :)  Thanks for the referece to Morgenrot but I think I'll stick with Auld Lang Syne...."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Song(s) for retirement":
"Hello everybody, one of my coworkers has his last working day next week. We will have a little farewell party. I'm thinking to play something for him...."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @robin-thompson: Margaret MacArthur at the LofC
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @john-c-knopf: New cherry Jethro Amburgey replica for sale
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "German folk song tabs":
"Another lovely song from the Zupfgeigenhansl is this one "Dunkle Wolk". Originally it was a song of traveling journeymen. Most verses were lost for a long..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "German folk song tabs":
"Here is the variant with the changes by Friz/Schmeckenbecher, dear moderators please remove if you consider the legal risk to high. "
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "German folk song tabs":
"Hello everybody, some might remember I tried to arrange transsylvanian saxons folk song "Klein wild vögelein" for mountain dulcimer. In the end it didn't..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @art-s: Folkcraft kits
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @lois-sprengnether-keel: Why I generally play solo
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@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 3
Liked a youtube item created by @donkee: Love me tender DAA
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@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @ken-longfield: Don Pedi honored

Latest Group Discussions

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My Frisian Hummel


Hello everybody, when I visited my parents (they live in East Frisia...
@jost 4 months ago - Comments: 5
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First attempt in arranging German folk song for Dulcimer


Hello everybody, I tried to adopt the German folk song Klein Wild...
@jost 5 months ago - Comments: 7
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Awkward breaks in songs


Hello everybody, i stumbled about a problem when trying to play the...
@jost 8 months ago - Comments: 7
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A question concerning extra frets on diatonic dulcimer


Hello everybody,my dulcimer has only a diatonic fretboard since I didn't...
@jost 10 months ago - Comments: 19

Latest Audio

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The Cuckoo

The Cuckoo


@jost
6 months ago - Comments: 3
Down in the valley

Down in the valley


@jost
7 months ago - Comments: 5
Bachelor's Hall

Bachelor's Hall


@jost
7 months ago - Comments: 3
Waters of Babylon

Waters of Babylon


@jost
8 months ago - Comments: 3
Greensleeves

Greensleeves


@jost
11 months ago - Comments: 2
House carpenter

House carpenter


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11 months ago - Comments: 5
Lily of the west

Lily of the west


@jost
11 months ago - Comments: 3

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Latest Forum Discussions

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Song(s) for retirement

Posted: Tuesday October 26 2021, 6:33 PM
By: @Robin Thompson

Auld lang syne

Posted: Tuesday October 19 2021, 6:41 PM
By: @jost

German folk song tabs

Posted: Sunday October 17 2021, 12:51 PM
By: @jost

Edit audio descriptions without spamming...

Posted: Tuesday May 18 2021, 5:26 PM
By: @jost

My voyage to the lute guitar (and mountain...

Posted: Sunday January 10 2021, 3:45 PM
By: @jost

Spambots on soundcloud

Posted: Sunday January 10 2021, 9:43 AM
By: @Robin Thompson

Comments

Strumelia
03/18/21 11:51:51AM @strumelia:

@Jost, thank you SO much for your kind donation to help keep FOTMD up and running!

with gratitude,

Strumelia  bear


Benjamin W Barr Jr
12/05/20 02:16:18PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Jost, 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


Richard Streib
12/03/20 06:50:30PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Jost to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. So glad you joined. This is a wonderful community of people who love the dulcimer and her sweet music. It is a great place to learn, to join discussions and to share your experience with the dulcimer. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Ken Longfield
12/02/20 09:30:37AM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD, Jost. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in these discussions.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."