Marlene Powell

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Location: Delaware, Ohio
Country: U.S.

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Ariane Larry Conger Gary Sager Robin Thompson whateversusan Richard Streib Jessica Comeau Benjamin W Barr Jr

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Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 2 months ago • comments: 14
Liked a youtube item created by @christine-shoemaker: Council Fire
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 2 months ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on Monkey Rock Road:
"wow, how impressive!"
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 2 months ago • comments: 10
Posted a new Comment on Brian's Dulcimer :
"Stunning!!"
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Kalimba Fantasy this time also with Mountain Dulcimer:
"I love that.  I have a Kalimba but haven't done much with it yet. You've inspired me."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on Dark Grey and a kind of Beige:
"Your dulcimer has such a sweet tone.  This is a quite moving tune.  This tune reminds me of the wistful feeling one gets looking out the window on a rainy..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on Bärentanz:
"How wonderful!!  I'm a long-time Appalachian flatfooter and this had me out of my chair dancing.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 12
Posted a new Comment on Coleman's March:
"beautiful harmonies in a beautiful tune"
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 11
Posted a new Comment on Suo Gan:
"this is quite beautiful.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @ariane
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @larry-conger
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 11
Posted a new Comment on Swingin' The Blues:
"Wow!  Just wow!  I love the blues, and from someone who just bought her dulcimer, I can only hope to be 1/100th that good someday.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @gary-sager
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @robin-thompson
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Greg-Gunner,  That was helpful as I know middle C and was using the keyboard to make sure there was an octave between the two Ds.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Thanks, Skip :)  I have an Android."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Dusty-Turtle,  Novice that I am, I have a couple more questions.  First, I see in videos that people use tuners that have D4 or D3 or at least some number..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Skip,  Thanks for the URL for strings.  I'm needing all the help I can get (smile).  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Skip,  Thanks.  That never crossed my mind.  I"ll see if that makes a difference.  Is there a standard gauge string that people use for the various tunings?..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning:
"Richard,  Thanks so much for your reply.  It is a brand new dulcimer, so I know the strings are new.  I don't know what gauge they are, though.  I can check..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @susan-bigelow
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 13
Created a new Group discussion "Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning":
"Hi, I'm brand new with this so am not sure whether my dulcimer sounds like it should or not.  The A string seems to drown out both the melody and bass..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @jim-pipkin:
"Hi Jim,  Welcome from another new member.  I, too, am just learning to play and am hoping to learn from this welcoming group. "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @redwolf:
"Hi Redwolf,  Welcome from another new member.  I'm excited to find a group of dulcimer players as I'm brand new at this and am hoping to learn from all of..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @helena:
"Hi Helena,  What a beautiful name.  Welcome from another new member. "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on @susan-bigelow:
"Hi Susan,  I'm a complete novice having only got my dulcimer yesterday.  Nice to see I'm not the only new player here.  Seems like such a welcoming group."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on @prairiegypsy:
"Hi Prariegypsy,  I'm new to this as I just got my dulcimer yesterday.  Can't wait to learn from all of you long-time players.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Contra dancing :)":
"How interesting to run across this thread.  I am a long-time contra dancer as well as a flatfooter/clogger (was in a couple of different performance troupes..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @richard-streib
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 492
Posted a new Comment on @jim-fawcett:
"Thanks Jim.  I am also glad to have found this group. "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 264
Posted a new Comment on @ken-longfield:
"Thanks Ken,  I'm really excited to start learning.  I, too, love the song: How Can I Keep From Singing.  I have a beautiful version by Eva Cassidy that I..."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @lynnylouwho:
"Hi LynnyLouWho from another new member.  I'm brand new at this and really looking forward to the journey."
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 151
Posted a new Comment on @richard-streib:
"Thanks, Richard.  I'm excited to be here.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago
@marlene-powell is now following @jessica-comeau
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago • comments: 14
Posted a new Comment on Jessica Comeau- Red is the Rose:
"Your playing is hauntingly beautiful.  "
Marlene Powell
@marlene-powell • 3 months ago

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Marlene Powell

Question about A string loudness on DAD tuning


Hi, I'm brand new with this so am not sure whether my dulcimer sounds...
@Marlene Powell 3 months ago - Comments: 13

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whateversusan
09/01/19 05:46:44PM @susan-bigelow:

Hi Marlene! Glad to be here, and it's very good to know there's other new players on the site.


Jim Fawcett
08/29/19 08:30:20PM @jim-fawcett:

Hey Marlene, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us.

 


Ken Longfield
08/29/19 08:10:09PM @ken-longfield:

Welcome to FOTMD Marlene. It is good to have you aboard.

Ken

"The dulcimer sings a sweet song."


Richard Streib
08/29/19 07:35:07PM @richard-streib:

Welcome Marlene Powell to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. Glad you joined. This is a great community of people who love to share about the dulcimer and her sweet music. Best wishes on your dulcimer journey.


Benjamin W Barr Jr
08/29/19 01:02:19PM @benjamin-w-barr-jr:

Hi Marlene, 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