Timeline Entry

John C. Knopf
@john-c-knopf • 2 hours ago • comments: 88
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"I haven't seen this particular builder's dulcimers before.  Can't help you much, sorry."
John C. Knopf
@john-c-knopf • 2 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"I too am a leftie who has had no trouble at all learning and playing in the usual manner."
Mr. Woolery
@mr-woolery • 6 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Jouhikko/Tagelharpa":
"I’m on to another jouhikko. The one in the previous clips was built without bass bar or sound post. Much as they were built up until about the 1970s, when..."
Dan
@dan • 9 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"I'm left handed but play right handed. Some folks can't! I let her try right handed for awhile...."
Jim Fawcett
@jim-fawcett • 10 hours ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on @kydulcimerman:
"Hey Dulcimerman, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us."
Strumelia
@strumelia • 11 hours ago • comments: 88
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"You can see that someone later on added that 6.5 fret, right through the fret marker. "
Strumelia
@strumelia • 11 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"I and a ton of other lefties have no trouble playing 'right handed' instruments. Both hands have important jobs to do. Switching the strings will make it..."
Dusty Turtle
@dusty-turtle • 11 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"@kristinrichmond, you've received good advice so far.  The first thing to figure out is if your daughter wants to play lefty.  Have her play a little..."
Don Grundy
@don-grundy • 12 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"I’m left handed.  The left hand is the more active hand; moving; playing chords.  The right hand is in place strumming or picking.  I think the usual..."
jacko
@jacko • 12 hours ago • comments: 88
Posted a new Comment on Beginner players:
"Follow up message for information requested by Ken Hulme regarding my 1967 dulcimer.  Hand printed builders card  below one sound hole. “Mountain Dulcimer..."
jost
@jost • 12 hours ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @kristinrichmond: Left handed playing
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • 14 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"Some left handed folks have no problem playing right handed. Let her give it a try. If that doesn't work, try restringing, but as Noah cautions, you may find..."
janet dwyer
@janet-dwyer • 14 hours ago • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"Thanks for the welcome Ken, I am already enjoying and learning from the forums."
janet dwyer
@janet-dwyer • 14 hours ago • comments: 444
Posted a new Comment on @rob-n-lackey:
"thanks you Rob, happy to be here!"
janet dwyer
@janet-dwyer • 14 hours ago • comments: 558
Posted a new Comment on @jim-fawcett:
"thanks Jim, I am already learning lots of new stuff..."
Noah Cline
@noah-cline • 14 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Left handed playing ":
"Mainly, the nut and bridge would need to be replaced so that the thinnest string (melody string) is closest to her. You might be able to get away with just..."
kristinrichmond
@kristinrichmond • 15 hours ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Left handed playing ":
"We are brand new to learning the dulcimer. My 8 year old daughter is left handed. Will we need to re-string for her? Any advice is appreciated! "
Bing Futch
@bing-futch • 16 hours ago • comments: 0
Bing Futch
@bing-futch • 16 hours ago • comments: 0
Sam
@sam • 18 hours ago • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @kristinrichmond:
"Hey K, Pops, I'm so glad to see you on the board. I've been discussing Sadie's being left handed and the best solution for her. That would be a great..."
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on @kydulcimerman:
"Welcome to FOTMD KYDulcimerMan. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in our discussions.  Ken "The dulcimer sings a sweet..."
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • yesterday • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @kristinrichmond:
"Welcome to FOTMD Kristint. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in our discussions.  Ken "The dulcimer sings a sweet song.""
Ken Longfield
@ken-longfield • yesterday • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"Welcome to FOTMD Janet. It is good to have you aboard. I look forward to your participation in our discussions.  Ken "The dulcimer sings a sweet song.""
Robin Thompson
@robin-thompson • yesterday • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Viney Flower,JJ Niles:
"I love how you have interpreted this collected song, Jamie!  "
DavisJames
@davisjames • yesterday • comments: 0
Liked a youtube item created by @randy-adams: Squirrel Hunters
Rob N Lackey
@rob-n-lackey • yesterday • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on @kydulcimerman:
"Welcome, DulcimerMan, to this little corner of dulcimer heaven.  Hope you enjoy it here. Rob"
Rob N Lackey
@rob-n-lackey • yesterday • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"Welcome, Janet, to this little corner of dulcimer heaven.  Hope you enjoy it here. Rob"
Rob N Lackey
@rob-n-lackey • yesterday • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @kristinrichmond:
"Welcome, Kristen, to this little corner of dulcimer heaven.  Hope you enjoy it here. Rob"
Jim Fawcett
@jim-fawcett • yesterday • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"Hey Janet, welcome aboard. Glad ya found us."
Jim Fawcett
@jim-fawcett • yesterday • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @kristinrichmond:
"Hey Kristen, welcome aboard. glad ya found us."
janet dwyer
@janet-dwyer • yesterday • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"thanks for the welcome Richard...excited to be part of the site!"
Richard Streib
@richard-streib • yesterday • comments: 5
Posted a new Comment on @kristinrichmond:
"Welcome Kristinrichmond to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. So glad you joined. Its great your daughter in interested in learning to play. This is a great..."
Richard Streib
@richard-streib • yesterday • comments: 6
Posted a new Comment on @janet-dwyer:
"Welcome Janet Dwyer to Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer. Glad you joined. This is a wonderful place to learn, to connect with other dulcimer players and get..."
DavisJames
@davisjames • yesterday • comments: 0
Liked a youtube item created by @mark-gilston: Henry Lee
DavisJames
@davisjames • yesterday • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on Viney Flower,JJ Niles:
"John Jacob Niles from Kentucky..my interpretation of one the songs he collected."
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