Bill Flanagan – Hammered Dulcimer

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Instruction books & videos I’ve used

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Instruction books & videos I’ve used

There’s actually a fair amount of instructional material available for the hammered dulcimer. Here I’ll discuss the books and videos that I’ve used, along with information about where to purchase this stuff and some links to other book and video information on the web.

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Getting started on hammered dulcimer

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Getting started on hammered dulcimer

Here are a few suggestions based on my own experience with getting started on hammered dulcimer. Of course you’ll want to do your own research, and there is plenty of information available elsewhere on the web. But basically all you need is a hammered dulcimer (including a set of hammers and a tuning wrench — these are usually provided with the instrument), an electronic tuner, a stand to hold the instrument while you play, and some instruction books or videos.

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So what is a hammered dulcimer anyway?

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So what is a hammered dulcimer anyway?

An explanation of what exactly a hammered dulcimer is.

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Carol of the Bells

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Carol of the Bells

Based on the playing of Evan Carawan. From my “Winter Soliloquy” CD.

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Chocorua

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Chocorua

A gentle tune I wrote way back when, from my “Juliet’s Point” CD.

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