How to Play the Dulcimer with performance CD

by Larry McCabe

Publisher: Santorella Publications

Written in English
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Book 2 in the "Mountain Dulcimer In The Band" series features 16 more jam tunes complete with two CDs of leads and backing tracks so you can play along! Featuring insights into ensemble playing technique, the book also allows solo musicians the freedom to explore new approaches to improvisation while having fun as the lead player in the band.   Articles of Interest by other dulcimer players. “Waly Waly” mountain dulcimer arrangement by Steve IT! How I Learned to Play the Mountain Dulcimer by Merv Rowley When I first discovered the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer over twenty years ago, it seemed like no one else in my entire area had ever even heard of one. People use the word “dulcimer” to refer both to the hammered dulcimer and to the mountain dulcimer. Hammered dulcimer is the type we make, and it is played by striking the strings with a pair of special mallets called hammers. Mountain dulcimer looks more like a guitar (often hourglass-shaped) and is played by fretting and strumming the. 1 product rating 1 product ratings - Traditional Mountain Dulcimer Sheet Music Book and CD NEW $ Instrument: Dulcimer. $ shipping. Format: Sheet Music. 4 new & refurbished from $ Play the Dulcimer by Ear and other easy ways (BK7) $ +$ shipping. Make Offer - Play the Dulcimer by Ear and other easy ways (BK7).

Madeline MacNeil brings her considerable expertise in teaching the dulcimer to this fine beginning text. Covers tuning, scales, strumming, fingering, chords, the 'noter', and the capo. Many dulcimer solos are also contained. The CD contains Ms. MacNeil's excellent teaching and is in stereo play-along format. Finding Written Notes on the Dulcimer Here's a simple guide to finding written notes on the hammered dulcimer. This is not a course in music theory or sight reading, so there are no whys and wherefores -- just a simple map of sorts.. First, here are the notes on a standard dulcimer (15/14 and 12/11) as they appear on a music staff and on the dulcimer. Here you will find both a collection of great tunes and a helpful resource for learning performance ideas, historical background, and personal creativity. Whether you play solo or with others, this book is for you!” This is a companion CD for Ruth Smith's "From Heart to Hands" hammered dulcimer arrangements book.

How to Play the Dulcimer with performance CD by Larry McCabe Download PDF EPUB FB2

This DVD is a ‘must have’ addition to the ‘how to play’ books. If you want to do more than just play the notes on the melody strings and strum the drones, this dvd will show you how.

This DVD is useful to the student who learns best by watching the instructor, rather than using a book with dulcimer tablature with a companion CD.

How To Play Dulcimer by Larry McCabe published by Santorella Publications is a beginners guide in learning how to play the Mountain lesson is written in easy-to-read tablature, therefore note reading experience is not included lead sheets for those who may have some ability to read music, but the approach to this method is a simple one.

If you put a 5 string banjo into triple D tuning (aDAdd) you can play just about any arrangement here straight off the tab. You just have to remember which frets to skip. But I seriously recommend spending some time with a dulcimer or one of those StrumStick thingies.

You will learn a lot about modes from this book and from the by: 1. of results for "how to play dulcimer" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Eligible for Free Shipping. Free Shipping by Amazon American Folk Music for Mountain Dulcimer Book/audio CD.

by Jess Peterson | May 6, out of 5 stars Mass Market Paperback $ $ Shop and Buy How To Play Dulcimer With CD sheet music. dulcimer sheet music book by Larry McCabe: Santorella Publications at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of. This dvd is a 'must have' addition to the 'how to play' books.

If you want to do more than just play the notes on the melody strings and strum the drones, this dvd will show you how. His dulcimer and finger positioning is much easier than the 'traditional' style, and the cords make the dulcimer sound 4/4(25).

Books on learning how to play the dulcimer, advanced playing techniques, and collections of tunes to play. Dulcimer Books. Learn to play mountain dulcimer with a dulcimer book from The dulcimer is a very simple instrument to play and provides a haunting, mountain sound.

The dulcimer only has four strings, with. This book was written as a basic guide and source book for all dulcimer players, from the absolute novice to the most advanced picker.

With its 53 songs in various modes and tunings, The Complete Dulcimer Handbook is meant to be used as a songbook, a lesson plan book, and a step-by-step guide from beginner to intermediate or advanced level.4/4(9).

(Music Sales America). This book teaches beginners how to tune a play the dulcimer, and features illustrations, drawings, and recollections of the dulcimer's local history. It also includes music and lyrics for 16 songs from The How to Play the Dulcimer with performance CD book Family of Kentucky.4/5(34).

“Simple tunes for the ordinary talent” The subtitle says it all This is a music book for anyone with a desire to play music regardless of your musical experience. If you are interested send me an email: [email protected] Tell me where you live (because the price includes postage) and I will send a paypal invoice to your email address.

Canada USA International *prices in. The CD in the You Can Teach Yourself Hammered Dulcimer book/CD package is a play-along recording of all of the tunes in the corresponding book. Each tune is counted-off and played at a moderate tempo on solo hammered dulcimer for easy play-along/5(7).

How To Play Dulcimer with CD composed by Larry McCabe. For dulcimer. This edition: Paperback. Instructional. Method. Book and CD. Text Language: English; Tablature notation and lead sheets. 48 pages. Published by Santorella Publications.

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May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. You can learn to play and have fun with your dulcimer in no time, honestly. It is a very easy instrument to learn and play, plus this book will have you playing songs right away.

Including reading the first part of the book, I'd say you can learn 2 or 3 songs in less than 1/2 hour/5(82). Fingering with Whiskey Before Breakfast - Learn to play the mountain dulcimer with book, CD, and DVD.

Each lesson covers very beginner to very advanced. For more information, visit http. The Appalachian lap dulcimer is the easiest stringed instrument to learn.

Play a tune in just five minutes, even if you've never played an instrument before. David is. The mountain dulcimer is a unique American folk instrument and is very easy to play.

It is also called the Appalachian Dulcimer because it originated in the Appalachian mountain region. If you think you are too old or too slow to play an instrument you will be surprised by the simplicity of the dulcimer. The Dulcimer Shop opened in Blowing Rock, North Carolina in Jo and Rogers Magee began the shop as a craft shop with a few dulcimers.

It quickly became a dulcimer shop devoted to the Appalachian Dulcimer and other traditional instruments. The Dulcimer Shop is located in the Martin House next to the park, in downtown Blowing Rock, NC, and is operated by Bill and Jewel Magee. I bought this and also the classics CD.

These songs were on the classic CD so I really didn't need this one. I gave it to my sister. I love to follow along with my dulcimer. I am just starting to play dulcimer,I would love to see a book of tablature come out to match this CD.

On page and in the video “How to Play the Mountain Dulcimer,” the correct recommended string gauges should be inches for the treble string. (Music Sales America). This book teaches beginners how to tune a play the dulcimer, and features illustrations, drawings, and recollections of the dulcimer's local history.

It also includes music and lyrics for 16 songs from The Ritchie Family of Kentucky/5. Thirty four rounds arranged for the mountain dulcimer and suitable for all skill levels. "Playing rounds is a wonderful way to experience the magnificence and beauty of harmony; it can unify a group of players with a synergistic performance, one in which the individual players cease to be individuals and become one with the music." Book $ Carol Walker's "DNA* Dulcimer Ditties" Book 1 is a great starter book, especially if you're interested in chord-melody style playing.

The dulcimer club here recommends it for newer players. She teaches techniques using a lot of familiar songs, and she provides fingering recommendations so you'll learn how to play the chords as you go. In Search of the Wild Dulcimer: Complete Instructions on How to Play This Traditional Appalachian Instrument and How to Adapt It to Contemporary Music by Albert D'Ossche; Robert Force and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "THE GHOST PEPPERS".

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Like them, the music is "hot," but also sweet and dramatic. You can hear that music on Ehukai and Lois's new CD, "The Ghost Peppers - Live from Bryson City," available soon from the. When I move up and down the fretboard to play a noter line, I’m sliding the backs of my fingers along the top of the dulcimer, so my hand is supported.

It’s a comfortable hand position for me; it gives me leverage on the strings, which allows me to make all my notes, from the top to the bottom of the fretboard, sing out the way I want them to.

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Instructional book. With dulcimer notation, lyrics, instructional text, performance notes and instructional photos. 97 pages. Hal Leonard #MUSAS Published by Hal Leonard (HL).A noter will essentially work like a guitar slide, fretting multiple strings at once.

This can be a good tool for beginning dulcimer players. Be sure that your dulcimer is in tune. The dulcimer contains four strings, tuned to D, A, A, A.

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