Ken Hulme

Location:

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Country: US

My Latest Followers:

AndiBear tednms martha woodstock Big Bubba oldmdpicker railbike1 Ballad Gal Debbie Kopp Simpkins Sue MacKenzie - ADK Friends lal DulciChick chris hornby Don Grundy jcurtis55 Laurel K Scott Billy T Kevin R. hugssandi Repp Kusani Peggy M marie JGD Salt Springs Kandee Sheryl St. Clare Charles Thomas Annie Deeley Cat Brown Volha Anne Bowman Lexie R Oakley Melanie Cook Kathy Jedrzejewicz Stephen Addison Sandi McHugh jeffrey charles foster John W. McKinstry Bob Mark Runge Estes George Bert Bennett Stewart McCormick Steven Berger Linda2 James Phillips Lois Sprengnether Keel Helen Seiler Patricia Delich Patty from Virginia

Stats

youtube videos: 2
images: 41
events: 1
videos: 2
audio tracks: 3

Activity

Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Introduce Yourself!":
"Shootrj2003 -- If you want a "true" dulcimer dating to 1840s there are a bare handful of photos of originals.  "True" in this case means having a central..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • one week ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on Persimmon:
"Fantabulous, Dale!  "
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 18
Posted a new Comment on What are the best dulcimer kits?:
"McSpadden    It looks as if they are halfway through changing their website and it's REALLY CONFUSING!  I would contact the shop and ask: 1104 Sylamore..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Dulcimer music for a beginner:
"Bruce.  Yes both strings of the close couplet nearest you are normally tuned to d:  D A (the 5th above D) and d (the octave above D).  Is your bass string..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Dulcimer music for a beginner:
"As Strumelia sez, it's about what style you are beginning to play.  It's also about the kind(s) of music you want to play -- Americana, folk music, Celtic..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "to get chromatic or not":
"The short answer is YES. But if you've ever watched Robert Force perform you have to ask yourself "Why".  Why, if someone can do the Magic that he does with..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on 1 3/8 fretboard string spacing:
"1/8" in from each side for the melody & bass; with the middle drone centered on the 1-3/8" width"
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 3 weeks ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Construction plans?:
"We get this question a couple times a year. What style dulcimer are you interested in building?  Some styles don't require plans as such, just a couple..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recommendations for best software for splitting PDFs?":
"30+ years as a science and technical writer creating documents large and small!"
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Recommendations for best software for splitting PDFs?":
"Adobe Acrobat is, of course, the quintessential PDF manipulation software.  You can get a free trial version of Acrobat Standard, which may be all you need..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • one month ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Dulcimer case:
"Really nice job -- concept and execution.  Good leatherwork too!I do something a bit similar when I ship a dulcimer.  I get a heavy cardboard Sonotube from..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Positive Thread...":
"Thankful for friends & family who survived Hurricane Ian whether they lost everything else, or nothing; thankful the dulcimer which has brought me so..."
 / 4