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Why we do what we do

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No New Posts New member introduction and WELCOME!

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1 113 Welcome to the forum!
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1 7 Please read!
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1 9 Posting photos
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4 30 How to tag another member
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1 2 Forum costs.
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Definitions and qualifications of the Traditional Dulcimore

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No New Posts What's a Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore?

Please Read our definition of what qualifies to be a traditional Appalachian Dulcimore!

2 40 What's a Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore?
by Bobby
Jun 11, 2019 22:44:35 GMT -5
No New Posts Missouri Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional Missouri Appalachian Dulcimores?
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

2 3 Replica of a Mawhee dulcimore by Kevin Messenger
by wvluthier
Jul 26, 2019 22:44:42 GMT -5
No New Posts Kentucky Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional Kentucky Appalachian Dulcimore?
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area

2 17 Inside my Thomas Dulcimer
by kenl
Jul 7, 2019 9:45:28 GMT -5
No New Posts West Virginia Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional West Virginia Appalachian Dulcimore?
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

3 21 Raymond Epler 1908-1990
by Kevin
Aug 18, 2019 11:56:45 GMT -5
No New Posts Tennessee Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional Tennessee Appalachian Dulcimore?
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

2 22 Tennessee Music Box (TMB)
by kenl
Oct 6, 2019 10:53:11 GMT -5
No New Posts North Carolina Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional North Carolina Appalachian Dulcimores
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

2 24 NC Holly Leaf Dulcemore
by kenh
Jun 19, 2019 15:53:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Ohio Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional Ohio Appalachian Dulcimores?
Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

1 7 Ohio dulcimores
by David Bennett
Jul 10, 2019 19:41:48 GMT -5
No New Posts Virginia Dulcimores

What are the characteristics of the Traditional Virginia Appalachian Dulcimores?Also, feel free to post any info about replicas in this area.

4 16 Virginian Dulcimer Builder Raymond Melton
by kenl
Oct 1, 2019 19:38:17 GMT -5

The Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore

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No New Posts Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore Discussion

Let's talk about Tradition here!

48 716 Virginian 10-5-19
by Bobby
Oct 13, 2019 11:52:59 GMT -5
No New Posts Semi-traditional

For dulcimores that may lack a couple requirements to post in the Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore board.

15 264 Cumberland 10-18-19
by Bobby
Oct 18, 2019 20:04:23 GMT -5
No New Posts How to play? Modes, tunings and traditional playing styles

Get that Dulcimore in tune! Discuss and find the right mode and tuning for your Dulcimore here. Also a place to learn and discuss how to play the Traditional playing styles.

23 250 A Bone To Pick
by nina
Oct 19, 2019 14:51:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Public Domain Tunes and Songs

A place to share and learn about tunes and songs we can play without breaking the law!

4 17 Lay The Bent To The Bonnie Broom -- Child #1
by kenh
Sept 13, 2019 12:11:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Resources

Post any resources here!

4 41 Dulcimer Players News (DPN) Archives
by kenl
Aug 29, 2019 19:59:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Audio

Let's hear some soundtracks of your Appalachian Dulcimore!

23 139 Flop Eared Mule
by Kevin
Sept 23, 2019 12:00:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Videos

Post your Dulcimore videos here!

18 197 "Sunday Sunrise" video series by Kendra Ward and Bob Bence
by clawhammer7
Sept 18, 2019 21:55:04 GMT -5
No New Posts Luthiery

Show us your Under Construction Dulcimores! Also learn how to make a Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore here! Ask questions about how to build them, etc.

26 343 What? What's this? Backward?
by richard
Sept 22, 2019 6:18:35 GMT -5
No New Posts Tools Jigs Tips

For the builder. Share your experience with tools, jigs and helpful 'how to tips' you've picked up over the years or ... ask!

17 131 Glues
by johnknopf
Oct 18, 2019 19:48:24 GMT -5
No New Posts History

Discussing the History of the Appalachian Dulcimore!

57 312 North Carolina Newspaper Searches
by johnknopf
Oct 19, 2019 12:31:08 GMT -5
No New Posts Historical Videos/Audios

This section is for Historical Videos and/or Audios of Dulcimore Players and/or Luthiers ONLY.
Additionally, the videos/audios must be of someone that would be maybe passed on or no longer playing, and they must be either playing a Dulcimore, or speaking about one.

9 59 Stanley & Ray Hicks: Roving Gambler (1982)
by richard
Oct 16, 2019 17:48:41 GMT -5
No New Posts Luthiers

Want to know where you can buy a Traditional Appalachian Dulcimer? Find them here!
If your are a luthier of the Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore, please post your website or contact information here!

4 18 Dulcimore by D. Cox
by kenl
May 25, 2019 19:07:58 GMT -5
No New Posts Pre-Appalachian dulcimore

This area is to discuss the instruments that came before the Appalachian dulcimore.

3 45 These are really old.........
by johnknopf
Oct 16, 2019 16:58:33 GMT -5
No New Posts Berea Traditional Dulcimore Gathering

This forum is for info, photos, videos, audios of OUR Gathering.

5 66 BTDG2020 Room & Board
by Bobby
Sept 20, 2019 17:25:25 GMT -5

Modern Dulcimer and other instruments

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No New Posts Modern Dulcimers and other instruments

You can talk about anything Dulcimer here. This is the only area non-traditional modern dulcimer or stick dulcimers, guitars, other instruments, etc., can be discussed. Only dulcimer related discussion. Discussion, Photos, videos, and Audios are welcome. NO POLITICS, RELIGION, etc

Moderator: Bobby

20 249 Dewdrop Strummer
by Bobby
Sept 29, 2019 20:08:57 GMT -5

Modern Dulcimer Luthiers

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No New Posts Modern Dulcimer Luthiers

Although this forum's main focus is the Traditional Appalachian Dulcimer, we invite modern dulcimer Luthiers to post the link to their website or contact info in this forum.

2 10 Dulcimer Inquiries
by kenl
Mar 19, 2019 18:25:03 GMT -5

General discussion

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No New Posts The daily gab

Say hello, talk about the weather, just general chit-chat happens here.

46 785 What I did today.
by daveh
Oct 17, 2019 13:11:22 GMT -5

For Sale

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No New Posts Instruments for sale

You can buy, sell and trade instruments in this forum. We welcome Luthiers to sell their instruments here also but please consider donating a couple dollars to the forum.
BEWARE! Buy, sell and trade at YOUR OWN RISK! We have no control who is at the other end of your transaction! Please report any bad sellers, buyers or traders!

10 65 The Virginia Hogfiddle Kit
by Bobby
Oct 19, 2019 13:19:42 GMT -5
No New Posts Accessories and supplies for sale

You can buy, sell and trade accessories and supplies in this forum.
BEWARE! Buy, sell and trade at YOUR OWN RISK! We have no control who is at the other end of your transaction! Please report any bad sellers, buyers or traders!

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Events

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Post any Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore Or modern dulcimer events here.

2 57 Berea Traditional Dulcimore Gathering 2020
by johnknopf
Oct 19, 2019 12:22:29 GMT -5

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