Lisa Golladay

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Location: Oak Park, IL
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Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 5 days ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Getting the first dulcimer:
"Dusty Turtle:   ...I would liken a beginner trying to buy a dulcimer to someone who has never tasted wine trying to pick the wine they'll drink with every..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 5 days ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Which frets should I add?:
"Nowadays a "standard" dulcimer has the 6.5 fret (and its octave sibling 13.5).  It lets you play major-scale tunes in DAD tuning.  A lot of books and online..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Are you playing on your porch today? -Aug 26, 2017":
"Google just told me this:Play Music on the Porch Day 2017 will be at 4:00 AM onSaturday, August 26All times are in Central Time.4 am !?  The neighbors will..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to " bridge compensation":
"It determines where McSpadden glues the bridge. Read this page:  https://www.mcspaddendulcimers.com/kb_results.asp?ID=6 As a practical matter, compensation..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread...":
"Strumelia: I think we should all petition to have three more days added to each weekend. AMEN! I also believe we should be entitled to a three-month..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Concert Ukulele":
"I think uke is a perfect 2nd instrument for MD players.  Most of us start MD playing melody on traditional modal tunes.  While a uke is just begging you to..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Concert Ukulele":
"Black Dog Bess: It gets worse... I started exploring them at my local Guitar Center. My favorite lower priced brand is Cordoba, higher priced is Kala...."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Concert Ukulele":
"Colleen Hailey: Apparently Ukulele Acquisition Disorder is as much of a thing as DAD.  (nods sadly in agreement, looks at credit card statement, crawls..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 weeks ago • comments: 29
Posted a new Comment on DAA to DAD to DAA--how often?:
"If you're with people who play DAA and you want to use their tab, then life will be easier if you re-tune.  Tuning your melody string down from DAD to DAA..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • one month ago • comments: 22
Posted a new Comment on E-Device to read tab or not?:
"Try this:  On your computer, open whatever software you use to read PDF files and size the window to the same size as the tablet you're thinking of buying...."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 2 months ago • comments: 15
Posted a new Comment on Strolling dulcimer for learning?:
"I know several guitar players who got a dulcimer. Some got a dulcimer precisely because they wanted to learn something different, and so they went with a..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Chromatic fret spacing on drone strings":
"There's a few on this page: http://www.davidbeede.com/octavedulcimers.htm Take a look at the center dulcimer in that picture at the top right.  It looks..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Noter/drone duet books?":
"Annie Deeley: ... Our long range goal is to play 2 parts of Dona Nobis Pacem and sing the third at the same time! If we ever do this, you can bet there..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to " Roland, MICRO CUBE GX":
"A musician friend of mine just got back from a week in New Orleans.  He says all the street musicians are using "those little Roland Cube amps."  This guy..."
Lisa Golladay
 
@lisa-golladay • 4 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Untabbed songs/tunes you'd like to learn":
"Jan, do you need sheet music to work from? Here's a lead sheet and guitar tab for "The Lakes of Pontchartrain."  I arranged this for the ukulele club last..."

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Lisa Golladay
05/19/15 01:18:59AM @lisa-golladay:

Thanks, everyone! What a great group of people here.


Karen Keane
05/18/15 06:54:48PM @karen-keane:
Hello and welcome to the site. This is a great place to share ideas and listen to music. I hope you enjoy!
John Keane
05/18/15 06:11:43AM @john-keane:

Howdy and welcome to FOTMD!


Ken Longfield
05/16/15 09:58:43PM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD Lisa. It's good to have you abroad.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."


Benjamin W Barr Jr
05/16/15 09:53:37PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Lisa, 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.

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Cynthia Wigington
05/16/15 09:16:23AM @cynthia-wigington:

Lisa welcome, enjoy the site.


John E. Wood
05/15/15 09:31:46PM @john-e-wood:

Welcome Lisa. Good to see you here on FOTMD. We look forward to your participation. Best wishes.


Scott Collier
05/15/15 09:26:04PM @scott-collier:

Welcome Lisa, glad you decided to join. You'll have fun here and learn a lot!


Rob N Lackey
05/15/15 08:45:55PM @rob-n-lackey:

Welcome, Lisa, to this little corner of dulcimer heaven. Hope you enjoy it here.

Rob


Jim Fawcett
05/15/15 08:41:16PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Lisa, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.