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  1. Local Musician Mike Romano to Perform at Westfield Friends SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Patch.com

    Mike Romano, a Philadelphia-based hammered dulcimer musician will perform at Westfield Friends School on Saturday, May 16, 7 p.m. Romano will play a mix of traditional folk and original music. The concert is sponsored by the Greater Pinelands Dulcimer Society and is free and open to the public.

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  2. Dulci-More hosts concert SundayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Salem News

    ... with four solo CDs and one duet CD with guitar master Tom Conner. She is a two-time Kentucky State Mountain dulcimer champion, the only four-time winner of the Mid-Eastern regional dulcimer championships, and a top five finalist and a third-place ...

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  3. Dulci-More hosts concert SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Salem News

    ... with four solo CDs and one duet CD with guitar master Tom Conner. She is a two-time Kentucky State Mountain dulcimer champion, the only four-time winner of the Mid-Eastern regional dulcimer championships, and a top five finalist and a third-place ...

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  4. NEA chair highlights arts in eastern KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... coal economies dwindle. Jane Chu is chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts. On Tuesday, she visited the Dulcimer Project at the Appalachian Artisan Center in Hindman, and Appalshop, an arts center in Whitesburg. The NEA has invested ...

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  5. NEA chair highlights arts in eastern KentuckyRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | KSL-TV

    Jane Chu, the nation's leading art official, strummed a dulcimer Tuesday morning at the Appalachian Artisan Center, then sang along to an old country tune. "Every time I go to town the boys start kicking my dog around," she giggled, singing along with a beginners' music class in the Dulcimer Project's workshop at the artisan center, funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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  6. Mountain Dulcimer workshop is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    Waterbound Dulcimers, a mountain dulcimer club based in Kinston, is sponsoring their 12th annual workshop and concert on Saturday. At the workshop, people who would like to learn to play the mountain dulcimer will receive instruction to get them started and the tools to continue learning to play this uniquely American instrument from the Appalachian Mountains.

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  7. Calling all mountain dulcimer playersRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to the secretary of FOAOTMAD , the UK's premier old-time music association, for this questionnaire - note that players in Ireland are specifically included: Having spent the weekend at the Palestine Dulcimer and Old Time festival in Texas surrounded by hundreds of dulcimer players, I am curious to know how popular the mountain/Appalachian/lap dulcimer is in the UK. It certainly features prominently in our logo [ above left ].

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  8. 'Small-time artist' earns his Grammy equivalentRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... guitar, cittern, electric base, harmonica, banjo and Latin percussion. An award-winning performer on the hammered dulcimer, Latta chose not to use it in the recordings in order to represent his other musical talents. "I think playing just one ...

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  9. Quebecois music legends to play this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... folk group Le Bruit Court dans la Ville will perform Saturday night at 8 p.m. as part of the Upper Potomac Dulcimer Festival in Shepherdstown. "Quebecois (aka French-Canadian) instrumental music is a distinctively New World folk creation forged from ...

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  10. Fiddle Champion to Play at Landmark Park's Spring Farm DayRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... ddlers. A crowd favorite will be the annual Old-Time Fiddlers' Convention in the Stokes Activity Barn. The Landmark Dulcimer Club will perform folk tunes in the Waddell House.

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  11. Nationally Recognized Instructors Converge For Chattanooga Dulcimer FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Dulcimer Festival will be held at the Mountain Arts Community Center March 27-29.

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  12. Lamay And Reese At Charles And Myrtles On Saturday, 8 P.M.Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... 88.5 FM Glad my girls got to hear you two. I'd told them about you - but nothing like live! Dulcimore Dan Musician/Dulcimer Maker Clarksville, In. "We have seen Joe and Sherri perform a number of times, most recently at the Central Ohio Folk ...

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  13. Spring Farm Day at Landmark ParkRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... Bounds. A crowd favorite will be the annual Old-Time Fiddlers' Convention in the Stokes Activity Barn. The Landmark Dulcimer Club will perform folk tunes in the Waddell House. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for senior citizens and active military, ...

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  14. Dulcimer players strum together in FarmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Farmington residents Ruth Olson, left, Kathy Gunderson, and Alleen Wicktor are members of the new dulcimer club at the Rambling River Center. With a few adjustments to their "seat belts" - their term for the instrument straps - they launched into a set of tunes that included "Oh, Susannah" and "Shortnin' Bread."

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  15. Four Shillings Short tonight at WCTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Willits News

    ... Europe, India and the Americas on a fantastic array of instruments (over 30) including Hammered and Mountain Dulcimer, Mandolin, Mandola, Bouzouki, Tinwhistles, Recorders, Medieval and Renaissance Woodwinds, North Indian Sitar, Charango, Bowed ...

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  16. Emphasis Records Announces The Release Of The Album Origins By John BreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... Stevie Hawkins: vocals/percussion, Tim Crouch: Fiddle, Mandolin, Acoustic Guitar, Acoustic Bass, Banjo, Dulcimer and Djembe, Pete Johnson: Pedal Steel Guitar, Cotton Rainey: Dobro and Resonator Guitar, Sara Burke: Celtic Harp Eamonn Byrne: Irish Tin ...

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  17. Emphasis Records Announces The Release Of The Album Origins By John BreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | PR Log

    ... Stevie Hawkins: vocals/percussion, Tim Crouch: Fiddle, Mandolin, Acoustic Guitar, Acoustic Bass, Banjo, Dulcimer and Djembe, Pete Johnson: Pedal Steel Guitar, Cotton Rainey: Dobro and Resonator Guitar, Sara Burke: Celtic Harp. Eamonn Byrne: Irish ...

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  18. Four Shillings Short tonight at WCTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Willits News

    ... Europe, India and the Americas on a fantastic array of instruments (over 30) including Hammered and Mountain Dulcimer, Mandolin, Mandola, Bouzouki, Tinwhistles, Recorders, Medieval and Renaissance Woodwinds, North Indian Sitar, Charango, Bowed ...

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  19. Dulcimer and Flutes This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    Barry & Patty Simon, aka the "Starry Night Duo," will play their hammered dulcimer and flutes at this Sunday's service.

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  20. What's Happening at the LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Pacifica Tribune

    Hearts of the Dulcimer is a documentary about the California mountain dulcimer boom in the 1970's and its lasting impact. Through interviews, archival footage, and live performances, the film gives a firsthand account of living life in the counterculture, following one's passion, and playing and building mountain dulcimers.

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