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Why we do what we do

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1 82 Welcome to the forum!
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1 7 Please read!
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1 9 Posting photos
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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 2 Replica of a Mawhee dulcimore by Kevin Messenger
by johnknopf
Jun 19, 2019 14:52:08 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.

1 6 West Virginia Dulcimer Characteristics
by Bobby
Jun 12, 2019 21:59:05 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 17 TMB Experiment
by jayw
Jul 4, 2019 16:45:18 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.

3 13 The Raymond Melton-style Galax dulcimer
by clawhammer7
Jun 9, 2019 22:29:38 GMT -5

The Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore

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No New Posts Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore Discussion

Let's talk about Tradition here!

37 503 Sow Hogfiddle 7-16-19
by clawhammer7
Jul 16, 2019 21:48:56 GMT -5
No New Posts Semi-traditional

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

11 175 New Boss Torc
by Bobby
Jul 13, 2019 16:40:59 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.

15 132 Rudiments of Music Theory as it Pertains to the Mtn Dulcimer
by David Bennett
Jul 14, 2019 20:26:12 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!

2 10 The City of Light
by David Bennett
Jul 1, 2019 18:14:15 GMT -5
No New Posts Resources

Post any resources here!

2 26 Incoherent Ramblings By D. Cox
by dan
Jul 11, 2019 19:11:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Audio

Let's hear some soundtracks of your Appalachian Dulcimore!

16 98 Fly around my pretty little miss
by Bobby
Jun 23, 2019 21:20:43 GMT -5
No New Posts Videos

Post your Dulcimore videos here!

15 153 Slate Creek Dulcimers sound checks
by Bobby
Jul 12, 2019 18:24:34 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.

22 267 New Galax dulcimer "Majesty"
by johnknopf
Jul 14, 2019 13:06:53 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!

13 89 3 of my favorite tools
by Bobby
Jul 4, 2019 17:06:55 GMT -5
No New Posts History

Discussing the History of the Appalachian Dulcimore!

38 159 1978 DPN article: DULCIMERS: Virginia Style
by kenl
Jul 12, 2019 20:46:47 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.

2 16 Landis Valley Zitter
by strumelia
Jul 11, 2019 12:49:33 GMT -5
No New Posts Berea Traditional Dulcimer Gathering

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

2 31 Berea Traditional Dulcimer Gathering 2019
by David Bennett
Jun 24, 2019 20:40:53 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

12 163 Lyre... no Lie
by strumelia
Jul 13, 2019 13:15:23 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 - 2 Viewing

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

34 566 Let Me Muddy The Waters…
by dan
Jul 14, 2019 9:12:59 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!

8 19 Betty Number 11 19
by jayw
Jul 16, 2019 11:02:19 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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No New Posts Events

Post any Traditional Appalachian Dulcimore Or modern dulcimer events here.

2 38 Berea Traditional Dulcimer Gathering 2020
by Bobby
Jun 5, 2019 11:21:09 GMT -5

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