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The Appalachian dulcimer (or mountain dulcimer) is a fretted string instrument of the zither family, typically with three or four strings. It is native to the Appalachian region of the United States. The body extends the length of the fingerboard, and its fretting is generally diatonic. Although the Appalachian dulcimer first appeared in the early 19th century among Scots-Irish immigrant...
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Maureen received her first dulcimer for Christmas, 1989. She has studied dulcimer with the finest teachers in the world since that time. Maureen also is intensely interested in researching the instrument's history and the culture from which it came. For more than ten years, Maureen has taught classes and workshops in the Appalachian dulcimer to hundreds of students in more than sixteen states....
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The Appalachian mountain dulcimer is a true American instrument dating back to the early 1800s in southwestern Virginia. The Gardners invite you to visit them at their shop in Sutlers Row during their upcoming Civil War Reenactments and/or Music Festivals and judge the pleasing sound of this...
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The Appalachian mountain dulcimer is a true American instrument dating back to the early 1800s in southwestern Virginia. The Gardners invite you to visit them at their shop in Sutlers Row during their upcoming Civil War Reenactments and/or Music Festivals and judge the pleasing sound of this...
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Website for professional folk musician Sarah Morgan. The music of Sarah Morgan embodies her respect and joy of folk music and her creative approach to arranging. Backing traditional Appalachian melodies and haunting old time tunes with fresh harmonies and a progressive drive, she lends a new feel...
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Acoustic Americana Music with Celtic and Appalachian Roots featuring Hammered Dulcimer, Guitar, Banjo, & Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer. Steve and Ruth's music is regularly heard on XM & Sirius Satellite Radio, Pandora, Spotify, Highlander Radio Networks, NPR and acoustic music format radio stations around the U.S. Steve and Ruth have been featured on the PBS TV series Song of the Mountains,...
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These QuickTime large file downloads require a high-speed internet connection. Faith That Moves Mountains, SD version, features the instruments that are synonymous with mountain music (dulcimer, folk guitar, fiddle and more), playing classic songs of faith, all against the backdrop of autumn in the Great Smoky Mountains. Read more... Download $9.95 1.03 Gb File Size The Quest dives into the...
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Welcome! Three Rivers Dulcimer Society (based in the Tri-Cities, Washington) first got together in March 2003. Our group continues to grow as people learn about us and hear us play. Folks in our group play mainly Appalachian mountain dulcimers, but we also have hammered dulcimers, mandolins, fiddles, guitars, penny whistles, bodhrans, flute, Irish harp, harmonica, cello and bass. We welcome all...
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Bill Robinson is a 3rd generation hammered dulcimer player living in St. Charles, Illinois. Known for his upbeat playing style, and unique dulcimer traditions handed down from generation to generation, Robinson is a master of the instrument.. The hammered dulcimer, not to be confused with the Appalachian dulcimer, is a trapezoidal instrument in which strings are stretched across and then struck...
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Concerts, workshops, vendors, mountain dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, lots of fun with plenty of great music and friendly people. This dulcimer-centric festival is held every fall in Milford, CT. Is a leading performer, composer and researcher of the Jewish tsimbl (cimbalom or hammered dulcimer). Rushefsky tours and records internationally with violinist Itzhak Perlman as part of the Klezmer...
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Knoxville Area Dulcimer Club Dulcimer; playing in East Tennessee; Lap Dulcimers; Hammered Dulcimers. If you experience any problems or see corrections on this website, please contact. The Knoxville Area Dulcimer Club is an educational, non-profit organization. Dedicated to teaching, sharing, and enjoying the playing of Appalachian and. Classes are offered for the beginner to the advanced...
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The official home of Bing Futch; award winning singer/songwriter and performer/teacher of Appalachian mountain dulcimer, ukulele, Native American flute and more! Bing's Patreon Channel is a subscription service that gives you exclusive access to all of his recorded music, video, books, tablature and more! Just $5 per month gets you digital downloads of THE WORKS, PLUS everything new coming out...
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Join Groups and Forum discussions that interest you, connect with new music friends, share photos, music clips, and videos, explore resources for buying instruments, music, and learning materials. Ask your beginner questions and learn to play your favorite tunes! All who love the Appalachian dulcimer are welcome here no matter what your style, skill level, or musical tastes. Fear...
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Enjoy the simple, sweet tones of these finely manufactured instruments.The Mountain or Appalachian dulcimer is one of the easiest of all stringed instruments to play.The Dulcimer is in the midst of a great revival. People around the world are buying, building and playing this unique and historic musical instrument! I hand craft each of my dulcimers in my woodshop, located in beautiful Elliott...
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The Mountain Dulcimer, or Appalachian/Lap Dulcimer, is a handcrafted folk music instrument holding historical significance and traditions unique to America. It originates from early 17th-century immigrant settlers traveling along the Wilderness Road into the mountains of Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and Tennessee, crafting instruments from native woods. The Hammered Dulcimer is a...
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Handcrafted Mountain Dulcimers in the beautiful foothills of Eastern Kentucky! Enjoy the simple, sweet tones of these finely manufactured instruments.The Mountain or Appalachian dulcimer is one of the easiest of all stringed instruments to play.The Dulcimer is in the midst of a great revival. People around the world are buying, building and playing this unique and historic musical instrument! I...
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Dulcimer makers, luthier, and musician: custom Appalachian mountain dulcimers using the best of traditional and contemporary techniques. I have been performing, teaching and making instruments since the mid 1970’s. During the 1980’s I toured throughout the United States and performed at many folk festivals, dulcimer festivals and concert venues. I recorded two records (Yes, records, the big...
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Join Groups and Forum discussions that interest you, connect with new music friends, share photos, music clips, and videos, explore resources for buying instruments, music, and learning materials. Ask your beginner questions and learn to play your favorite tunes! All who love the Appalachian dulcimer are welcome here no matter what your style, skill level, or musical tastes. Fear...
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Mountain Made Music, dulcimers, Berg Dulcimers, Mountain dulcimers, Appalachian dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, lap harps. Dulcimers, Mountain Dulcimers, Dulcimer, Hammered Dulcimers, Lap Harps, Bowed Psalteries, Berg Dulcimers. 1895 hourglass mountain dulcimer Package Deal with hard wood case made by Bill Berg. 1889 Professional Scroll Hourglass Mountain Dulcimer Package Deal with canvas case....
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Concerts, workshops, vendors, mountain dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, lots of fun with plenty of great music and friendly people. This dulcimer-centric festival is held every fall in Milford, CT. Is a leading performer, composer and researcher of the Jewish tsimbl (cimbalom or hammered dulcimer). Rushefsky tours and records internationally with violinist Itzhak Perlman as part of the Klezmer...
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