Getting Into Hammered Dulcimer

by Linda G. Thomas
$16.40
sku: 02-20452M
Book with online audio. Designed as a "crash course" for hammered dulcimer enthusiasts of ALL experience levels. The fourteen song titles, in standard notation, offer a variety of styles presented as: Basic Melody, Embellished/Variation and Back-up Chords/Accompaniment. Additional topics include layout of the hammered dulcimer, tips for tuning, basic theory, major/relative minor scales, chords charts, and playing modulations. The audio offers three tracks for each selection: basic melody, embellished melody/variation and back-up accompaniment. Multiple levels. 71 pp.   More Details...

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Contents:

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • About the Hammered Dulcimer
  • Tips for Understanding the Layout
  • Layout for the Hammered Dulcimer
  • Tuning the Hammered Dulcimer
  • Tuning Chart for the 15/14 Hammered Dulcimer
  • Tips for Playing Major Scales/Broken Chords
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of C Major
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of A minor
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of G Major
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of E minor
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of D Major
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of B minor
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of A Major
  • Scale/Chord Chart - Key of F sharp minor
  • Notation Symbols
  • Notes/Symbols/Techniques/Theory
  • Embellishments/Variations
  • Modulations for Hammered Dulcimer
  • Tips for Playing the Tunes - Basic Melody
  • Tips for Playing the Tunes - Variations
  • Tips for Playing Back-Up
  • Amazing Grace
  • Cherokee Shuffle
  • Cold Frosty Morn
  • Cuckoo's Nest
  • Flowers of Edinburgh
  • Gaelic Hymn
  • Hector, the Hero
  • Life’s Railway to Heaven
  • Midnight on the Water
  • Pass Me Not
  • Red Wing
  • Simple Gifts
  • Temperence Reel
  • Wayfaring Stranger
  • Linda G Thomas - Discography
  • About the Author
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