English Dulcimer | dulcimer starter session
world renowned British dulcimer player, guitarist and composer – Dan Evans plays beautiful fingerstyle mountain dulcimer, he is also a hugely accomplished and stylish acoustic guitarist and a renowned voice coach
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dulcimer starter session

dulcimer starter session

dulcimer starter session

 

level

  • pitched at your level ~ depending upon your experience with the dulcimer, other instruments and music generally

 

topics

  • a health-check on your instrument to make sure it is working as it should
  • posture for comfort and to avoid health issues
  • best practice playing techniques
  • an introduction to Tablature notation
  • an introduction to modes and tunings
  • the huge potential of the dulcimer – songs, airs & instrumentals
  • your big decision DAA or DAD ~ the pro’s and cons of each and their far reaching ramifications

timings

  • 2-3 hours, as required

 

includes

  • free transport to/from local rail/bus station
  • as much tea as you can drink
  • notes afterwards
  • links to relevant resources
  • positive feedback ~ to develop your confidence
  • one of Dan’s CD albums
  • some notation

 

fee

  • only £50
  • please make cheques payable to ‘D R Evans’ (not Dan Evans)