jost

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Location: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westphalen
Country: Germany

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Latest Activity

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@jost • one month ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @royb: General Observation - Two Dulcimers, Two Sounds
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @daveberry: Dulcimer and mandolins
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @corvus: Does a 2001 McSpadden Ginger have a 'solid' soundboard?
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @melanie-cook: Very frustrated!
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 20
Posted a new Comment on From Ionian to Mixolydian:
"You don't. You can play the mixolydian scale but not the ionian. For this you would need the 6+. As far I know the 6+ fret was introduced to allow playing..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Ionian tuning question":
"Well I couldn read music notation either when I started with the dulcimer since I also started with cowboy chords on the guitar.The good thing is that you..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Removable Magnetic Pickup for Dulcimers":
"Another hint concerning the myers pickups/microphones: After a embarassing situation where the pickup didn't work (another open mic at a different location)..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Ionian tuning question":
"In my college days in Germany some fellow students and I  used to have a proverb: "Everything has already been said, but not yet by me" ("Es wurde bereits..."
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @salt-springs: Kentucky Flood and Dulcimer History
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 3
Liked a music item created by @davisjames: Song for a muggy day.
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @janis-lewman: Other instruments / bowed dulcimer
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Best instruction material?":
"I started with Ritchies Dulcimer Book and would  recommend it to any beginner.  In my opinion her introduction to Tunings is a good thing behause sticking to..."
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @janis-lewman: Bill Taylor, McSpadden dulcimer values?
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Switching to Mountain Dulcimer due to guitar playing pain":
"The style also depends on your instrument and your fingers ( at least in my humble opinion). My dulcimers fretboard is quite narrow thus I plain only..."
jost
@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 2
Liked a music item created by @robin-thompson: Leaving Home For Good
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @homer-ross: KY Fretboard
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 6
Liked a group discussions item created by @skip: Non removable ID on copies.
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@jost • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @curtis-carlisle-bouterse: What is the best way to dipose of my collection?
jost
@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @royb: Switching to Mountain Dulcimer due to guitar playing pain
jost
@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 5
Liked a music item created by @richard-streib: We're Floating Down the Stream of Time
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@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @ocean-daughter: Wire cutter recommendations for dulcimer strings
jost
@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Wanted: Solid Body Electric Dulcimer":
"Fellow fotmd member Martin Oesterle sell solidbodys in his webshop. I don't know whether he ships outside Europe and the shipping costs but asking never..."
jost
@jost • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @lowell-moore: Wanted: Solid Body Electric Dulcimer

Latest Group Discussions

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Tunings for several of Jeans Songs


Hello everybody, I have a hard time to determine the tunings Jean...
@jost 9 months ago - Comments: 7
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My Frisian Hummel


Hello everybody, when I visited my parents (they live in East Frisia...
@jost last year - Comments: 6
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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 last year - Comments: 7
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Awkward breaks in songs


Hello everybody, i stumbled about a problem when trying to play the...
@jost last year - 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 last year - Comments: 19

Latest Audio

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Wenn alle Brünnlein fließen (Hummel Instrumental)

Wenn alle Brünnlein fließen...


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7 months ago - Comments: 5
Roving Gambler

Roving Gambler


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7 months ago - Comments: 2
The Cuckoo

The Cuckoo


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last year - Comments: 3
Down in the valley

Down in the valley


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last year - Comments: 5
Bachelor's Hall

Bachelor's Hall


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last year - Comments: 3
Waters of Babylon

Waters of Babylon


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last year - Comments: 3
Greensleeves

Greensleeves


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last year - Comments: 2
House carpenter

House carpenter


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Lily of the west

Lily of the west


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last year - Comments: 3

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Latest Forum Discussions

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12 String Guitar

Posted: Saturday April 9 2022, 1:06 PM
By: @jost

Steeleye Span with electric dulcimer on...

Posted: Tuesday February 22 2022, 6:20 PM
By: @jost

My frisian Hummel

Posted: Sunday February 20 2022, 6:08 PM
By: @jost

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


Ben 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."