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Banjimer

1764 Moravian Zitters or Not?


For those of you that may not be following the history discussions on ED, Razyn and I have been discussing some newly published research by Lanie...
@Banjimer started 12 years ago - replies: 5
David Bennett

Jacob Ray Melton 1990 Field Recording


This may have already been posted (I got the links from Greg Gunner & Ken Longfield): DISCOVERY VIRGINIA Virginia Folklife Program: Field...
@David Bennett started 3 weeks ago - replies: 1
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: JUNE


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-june/
@David Bennett started 2 years ago - replies: 6
David Bennett

Looking for article from 30 May 1954


I am looking for a copy of an article from Nashville Tennessean Magazine, 30 May 1954. I've seen the title listed as both "An Overton County...
@David Bennett started 4 weeks ago - replies: 4
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: May


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-may/
@David Bennett started 2 years ago - replies: 7
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: April


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-april/
@David Bennett started last year - replies: 5
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: March


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-march/
@David Bennett started last year - replies: 4
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: February


Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: February https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-february/
@David Bennett started last year - replies: 2
Dusty Turtle

Swedish origins of the dulcimer?


Found an interesting article arguing for the Swedish origins of the dulcimer. Nils R. Caspersson, "Diatonisk and the Dulcimer." Voices: The...
@Dusty Turtle started 10 months ago - replies: 7
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: January


Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: January https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-january/
@David Bennett started last year - replies: 3
c fred11

Cecil Sharp's description of the dulcimer


I was recently looking through Cecil Sharp's works: "English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians" and stumbled upon several excerpts...
@c fred11 started 6 months ago - replies: 5
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: DECEMBER


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-december/
@David Bennett started 3 years ago - replies: 9
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: November


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-november/
@David Bennett started 8 months ago - replies: 3
David Bennett

John Rawdon/Dolly Parton Dulcimer


The Dolly Parton dulcimer that was auctioned yesterday sold for $37,500. The instrument was made in 1980 by John Rawdon of "Dulcimers By JR" out...
@David Bennett started 8 months ago - replies: 2
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: October


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-october/
@David Bennett started 9 months ago - replies: 0
Strumelia

2013 article in Antiques Magazine - Virginia dulcimer


Not sure if anyone had posted about this 2013 article, but here it is- some nice photos too....
@Strumelia started 9 months ago - replies: 3
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: September


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-september/
@David Bennett started 2 years ago - replies: 3
Banjimer

Clara Callahan Weave Shop Dulcimer Player 1930


I've been doing some research on Clara Louise Callahan, the dulcimer player mentioned in Dorothy Scarborough's 1937 book, Song Catcher in the...
@Banjimer started 2 years ago - replies: 10
David Bennett

Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: August


https://heritagedulcimers.wordpress.com/today-in-mountain-dulcimer-history/timdh-august/
@David Bennett started 2 years ago - replies: 4
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