I have arranged a number of songs for the Mountain Dulcimer in DAC tuning. This is one of my favorite tunings and allows song arrangements that are minor or dorian in mode. The current volume includes 25+ arrangements.
I am in the process of expanding available teaching repertoire for the Mountain Dulcimer. I currently utilize three different tunings for teaching the Mountain Dulcimer: DAA, DAC, and DAD. I am going to list the table of contents for each of these three tunings as I continue this process. [Read more…]
The technique performed by my student Sam is a technique that I teach to all of my students. It assists them to predict clearly when every notes is to be played. It is an aural indicator that is as clear for the student as a visual indicator and it allows them to continue to focus on the motion of the music through attention to the music’s pulse, beat, meter and rhythm. [Read more…]