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Dulcimer Players
4 days ago

Dulcimer Players

How many famous dulcimer players do you know? Some are professors, played with Bob Dylan, run active Youtube channels and more!
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Electric Dulcimer
4 weeks ago

Electric Dulcimer

The vast majority of electric dulcimers are variants of the Appalachian dulcimer, which is the generic model mentioned when one talks of dulcimers. However, some electric versions of the hammered dulcimer are also available.
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Resonator Dulcimer
4 weeks ago

Resonator Dulcimer

The resonator dulcimer is a unique variant of the Appalachian dulcimer. The dulcimer is a string instrument that is a member of the Zither family and it is primarily recognizable …
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Banjo Dulcimer
4 weeks ago

Banjo Dulcimer

Dulcimers are string instruments characterized by their large shape and fretted strings. They are a member of the Zither family of instruments. The banjo dulcimer is a modified variant of …
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Plucked Psaltery
10 months ago

Plucked Psaltery

Unlike the bowed psaltery, a plucked psaltery dates back to medieval times. A plucked psaltery is made from a raised board or wooden box.
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Psaltery Bows
10 months ago

Psaltery Bows

A psaltery bow is what it sounds like: a bow that is used to play a psaltery. There is no standard size or shape, unlike the violin, for example.
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What is a psaltery in the Bible?
10 months ago

What is a psaltery in the Bible?

A psaltery in the Bible is a stringed instrument translated from the Hebrew nebel or nabel. Occasionally, this has been translated as viol or lute.
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Bowed Psaltery
10 months ago

Bowed Psaltery

A bowed psaltery is is a psaltery that’s played using a bow. It’s pretty quick to master because it’s really easy to play a bowed psaltery by ear.
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Best Psaltery
11 months ago

Best Psaltery

What is it?

One can argue that the modern day violin, guitar and other stringed instruments owe their existence to the psaltery. In fact, early pictorial depictions of the psaltery …
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How to Play a Dulcimer
12 months ago

How to Play a Dulcimer

Dulcimers are often regarded as one of the easiest stringed instruments to learn. Let us take you through on how to play a dulcimer!
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