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Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 39 minutes ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Tunings ....:
"Modes are scales -- on one string only (the melody string), on fretboards which do not have (or ignore) the non-diatonic 6+ fret .  Each Mode/scale has..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 5 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: JUNE:
"Thanks, as always, David, for all the research that went into these pieces. Five years ago today, Jean Ritchie died.  That's sad, of course, but her spirit..."
IRENE
@irene • 8 hours ago • comments: 2
Liked a music item created by @glenda-hubbard: Carolina Waltz
robert schuler
@robert-schuler • 9 hours ago • comments: 2
Liked a music item created by @glenda-hubbard: Carolina Waltz
Steven Berger
@steven-berger • 9 hours ago • comments: 3
Liked a group discussions item created by @david-bennett: Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: JUNE
David Bennett
@david-bennett • 10 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Today In Mountain Dulcimer History: JUNE:
"Bump"
John C. Knopf
@john-c-knopf • 10 hours ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on American Chestnut Demo:
"Very nice,  Jack!  It's nice to know you found some prime chestnut to use."
Aire
@aire • 12 hours ago • comments: 13
Posted a new Comment on Tunings ....:
"Hi Guys & thanks for clearing up some of my fuzzy thinking re tuning our dulcimers.  I'm having a blast with this instrument - can't really believe I..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 12 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Éamonn A’ Chnoic/Mo Ghile Mear on baritone dulcimer:
"Thanks for listening, @Steven-Berger and @Gordon-Hardy.  I appreciate your taking the time to comment.  These are pretty songs and it's a special dulcimer...."
Jim Fawcett
@jim-fawcett • 13 hours ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on @dulcimermaid:
"Hey Dulcimermaid, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us."
Skip
@skip • 14 hours ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Expensive hobby in the UK. Looks like I'm buying a lathe :D:
"A long dowel or chopstick held by a strap around her wrist  [or palm?] or fingerless glove may help. Large diameter noter. Try a different way of holding..."
ConnorC
@connorc • 14 hours ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Expensive hobby in the UK. Looks like I'm buying a lathe :D:
"Well, update. She admitted she’s getting a lot of finger pain, even with just using the finger pick, so on to further plans.  We are going to try the foam..."
Ken Hulme
@ken-hulme • 17 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Carved headstock and end piece.Maker?":
"Not a clue of maker.  Nice workmanship.  Interesting design take on the modern, not traditional dulcimer design.  Not having a 6+ fret doesn't make it an..."
Gordon Hardy
@gordon-hardy • 19 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Éamonn A’ Chnoic/Mo Ghile Mear on baritone dulcimer:
"Dusty, I am so impressed with your playing talents and I do enjoy the sounds from that baritone. Thank you."
Strumelia
@strumelia • 19 hours ago • comments: 7
Liked a youtube item created by @jack-ferguson: American Chestnut Demo
Strumelia
@strumelia • 19 hours ago • comments: 7
Posted a new Comment on American Chestnut Demo:
"Such beautiful wood!"
Gordon Hardy
@gordon-hardy • 19 hours ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Carolina Waltz:
"Good stuff Glenda! A lovely melody, well played. Thank you."
Pierre-Yves Donnio
@pierre-yves-donnio • yesterday
Hobbyhorse
Hobbyhorse
@hobbyhorse • yesterday • comments: 4
Liked a group discussions item created by @sam-edelston: Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer"
Sam Edelston
@sam-edelston • yesterday • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer":
"Thanks for loving it, Steven! Personally, I see it as a matter of personal tastes, rather than competition, so it's fine with me whether you like..."
Sam Edelston
@sam-edelston • yesterday • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer":
"@Dusty It's amazing what staying power this song has had over more than (gulp) 50 years. I just did a quick play-through of Daydream Believer. Yup, that..."
Steven Berger
@steven-berger • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Éamonn A’ Chnoic/Mo Ghile Mear on baritone dulcimer:
"You sure know how to bring out the best in any dulcimer I've heard you play, and this one sounds exceptional! "
Dusty Turtle
Steven Berger
@steven-berger • 2 days ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Carolina Waltz:
"Very prettily played, Glenda!"
Glenda  Hubbard
@glenda-hubbard • 2 days ago • comments: 2
Created a new Audio File:
Carolina Waltz
Glenda  Hubbard
@glenda-hubbard • 2 days ago • comments: 13
Liked a group discussions item created by @aire: Tunings ....
Steven Berger
@steven-berger • 2 days ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer":
"Sam, I like your version WAY better than the Monkees'! (Please don't hate me, but I'm no fan of the Monkees)....."
marg
@marg • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "EBow on the dulcimer?":
"Does anyone know about the EBow? Has anyone used it on the dulcimer?     It is a hand-held electronic bow for guitars. This small  unit replaces the..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 2 days ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer":
"Very cool, Sam.  You really catch that groove well.  I grew up on the Monkees and my daughter grew up on Shrek, so this tune brings us together.  A few..."
Sam Edelston
@sam-edelston • 2 days ago • comments: 4
Created a new Group discussion "Hey, hey, it's "I'm a Believer"":
"I was a Monkees fan growing up, yet it somehow never occurred to me to try this song until last weekend. I love how it fits on the instrument. Tuned DAD,..."
Rockin' in the Free World
John Gribble
@john-gribble • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Carved headstock and end piece.Maker?":
"Thank you for the new photos. That really is an imaginative but tastefully-done spin on traditional design. The tuners are the same style as were common on..."
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Carved headstock and end piece.Maker?":
"I love the looks of this instrument and would love to hear how it sounds!  "
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Carved headstock and end piece.Maker?":
"I may have to adjust my guess of the age of this instrument as it has no 6 1/2 fret that I can see. If someone were going for a traditional dulcimore, I..."
Gstringer
@gstringer • 2 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Carved headstock and end piece.Maker?":
"Top and back. "
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