MandaPanda

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Location: Sterling, VA
Country: United States

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Bob Abrams Scott73 granto Salt Springs Martin Oesterle Skip Richard Streib John C. Knopf Mark Gilston Dusty Turtle Ken Longfield Bing Futch Jim Fawcett Robin Thompson Strumelia

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Wife, mom, musician...

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MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 13 hours ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on Bonaparte's Retreat:
"We have the record with Mother Maybelle playing this on autoharp. Well played rendition, Dulcimore Dan! "
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 2 days ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on 1764 Moravian Zitters or Not?:
"Coming late to a very interesting thread. My Moravian ancestors transported organs and trombones between Bethlehem, PA, and Winston-Salem, NC. They were..."
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 days ago
@mandapanda is now following @granto
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 days ago • comments: 3
Liked a youtube item created by @granto: Reel Joy - orignial composition
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one week ago
@mandapanda is now following @bob-abrams
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one week ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on Jesus Loves Me - for my new Great-Grandson!:
"That's what it's alll about! :)"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 2 weeks ago
@mandapanda is now following @mark-gilston
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 2 weeks ago • comments: 1
Liked a youtube item created by @mark-gilston: Newcastle
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 2 weeks ago • comments: 8
Posted a new Comment on Flop Eared Mule:
"Nice job!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 2 weeks ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Cripple Creek :
"Thanks so much! Wonderful memory, @Gordon-Hardy!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Revival Songs. Shaped Notes:
"Yes, @Strumelia! That church is still there! The friend who gave the book to me is originally from that area. :) "
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Come Thou Fount...:
"@John-C-Knopf - it's played on a beautiful instrument!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Come Thou Fount...:
"Thank you both; it is such a lovely hymn! I appreciate your encouragement!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Revival Songs. Shaped Notes:
"@Richard-Streib - Some great old hymns in this! Quite a few I'm not familiar with!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • 3 weeks ago • comments: 5
Created a new Audio File:
Come Thou Fount...
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@mandapanda • 4 weeks ago • comments: 3
Created a new Audio File:
Cripple Creek
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 31
Posted a new Comment on Do I need that fourth string?:
"Very interesting discussion! Of course, I'll use this as fodder to explain to my husband exactly why Mama needs a 4-string!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on My Hope is Built on Nothing Less:
"Thank you, Richard! I sure do love playing these old-timey instruments -- and the old hymns are just perfect for them! :)"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on The Banks of Claudy:
"Takes one to another time. Beautiful."
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 3
Liked a music item created by @macaodha: The Banks of Claudy
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@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on Hamish and Hélène:
"Excellent! I'll have to learn more about the Shruti Box!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago
@mandapanda is now following @martin-oesterle
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on Hamish and Hélène:
"De-light-ful!!!   Question: is that a hurdy-gurdy at your left foot?"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 7
Liked a youtube item created by @martin-oesterle: Hamish and Hélène
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on This is My Father's World:
"Thank you, Salt-Springs! "
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on This is My Father's World:
"Thank you, Richard! It's a sweet sounding instrument!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on 1 Prichard + 1 Thomas = happy gal!:
"I am, Richard! Thanks so much for all your insight and kindness! "
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on 1 Prichard + 1 Thomas = happy gal!:
"Thank you, Strumelia! Yes - Prichard by Kevin Messenger; Thomas by John Knopf. I love them! The canvas floor cloth is by an artist in NH. Her name is Michele..."
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on This is My Father's World:
"Thank you both, Robin and John! You made a dandy, John; I'm delighted!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on My Hope is Built on Nothing Less:
"How kind of you, Robin! I'm just learning, and you've given me a wonderful confidence boost! Many, many thanks! "
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@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on This is My Father's World:
"Thanks, @Strumelia! This instrument just arrived Monday night, so it was one of my first times noodling with it. I asked Mr. Knopf about tuning my new..."
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on This is My Father's World:
"Well, shoot! I didn't realize these posted to a public space! LOL!!"
MandaPanda
@mandapanda • one month ago • comments: 10
Created a new Audio File:
This is My Father's World

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Come Thou Fount...

Come Thou Fount...


@MandaPanda
3 weeks ago - Comments: 5
Cripple Creek

Cripple Creek


@MandaPanda
4 weeks ago - Comments: 3
This is My Father's World

This is My Father's World


@MandaPanda
one month ago - Comments: 10
My Hope is Built on Nothing Less

My Hope is Built on Nothing Less


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one month ago - Comments: 5

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Favorite stands/storage?

Posted: Thursday April 29 2021, 6:42 AM
By: @MandaPanda

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Benjamin W Barr Jr
02/15/21 08:32:00PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Manda, 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


MandaPanda
02/14/21 08:39:55AM @mandapanda:

Thanks, everyone! Glad I found y'all, too! 


Jim Fawcett
02/14/21 06:15:12AM @jim-fawcett:

Hey  Mandapanda, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.


Richard Streib
02/11/21 05:31:05PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Manda Panda to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. Glad you joined. This forum is a great resource of information about the mountain dulcimer. I am looking forward to your participation in the discussions. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Ken Longfield
02/11/21 01:22:49PM @ken-longfield:

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

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."