Friends of the Club

Bing Fitch –  Offering video lessons on his website – For over 20 years, Bing has been trailblazing with the mountain dulcimer, studying it as you would any other musical instrument to create a learning method that blends music theory study with the time-honored tradition of playing by ear.  As a personal instructor, Bing takes into account a student’s skill level and areas of interest, layering fundamentals into the mix and creates a personalized lesson plan designed to expand and challenge a student’s abilities.

You can also watch his Duclimerica podcasts on his YouTube Channel.

Cathy Barton and Dave Para – talented teachers, historians, performers, singers and multi-instrumentalists.

Courtney Dulcimer Shop – Dave Courtney (Club Member) New and used hammered dulcimers, instruction, rental, rent to own, accessories, instructional materials.

David Mahler – 2004 National Hammered Dulcimer Champion at Winfield, Kansas, setting a new record as the youngest champion ever.

Larry Conger – Larry Conger is a player and teacher of the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer. Check out his YouTube Channel.

Linda Thomas and Dan DeLancey – Linda and Dan are award-winning players who have performed together for over twenty years, gaining the attention of fans and reviewers worldwide. The duo has recorded twelve albums together and facilitates workshops for beginner to advanced players. *Thanks to Linda and Dan for allowing us the use of their recorded music on this website.

Pink Rose Music – Pink Rose Music is just blooming. Enjoy all original compositions blending nature, peace and acoustic sounds. Note that Rose Lady Waltz was written in honor of club member Katy Waters. Ask her about her roses sometime!

Steve Eulberg – multi-instrumentalist, teacher, performer and just plain fun! Listen, learn and purchase on his website.

Tull Glazener – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music.

Other Resources

Dogwood Dulcimer Association – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Don Pedi Music and Art – Played music in the BBC documentary film “Appalachia: The Endless Forest”. Also has free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music available.

Doofus Music – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Dulcimer Central – This is the homepage of Gary Gallier, performer, teacher, and luthier. Free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music available.

Dulcimer Players News – subscribe online, letters from readers, festival info, dulcimer club directory, review contents of current issue.

Dulcimer School – Learn to play the dulcimer wherever, whenever.

Dulcimer Sessions – Free Dulcimer Lessons and Tips from Mel Bay Publications

Everything Dulcimer – festivals, sales, discussion forum and more for mountain and hammered dulcimers.

Gourd Music – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music including original compositions by Neal Hellman.

Joe Collins Mountain Dulcimer – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Kudzu Patch Productions – Ben Seymour’s TAB music

Linda Brockinton – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Lorinda Jones – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Old Time Ozarks – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Prussia Valley Dulcimers – Gary Sager’s Mountain Dulcimer Tablature Arrangements available for downloading.

Scott Klamm – Scott is a multi-instrumentalist performer of old-time, contemporary Christian, and children’s music. His most-recent CD “Crawlin’ With Kids” (2008) is a collection of original children’s songs and is available through CD Baby.

Shelley Stevens – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Shortleaf Band – Founded by fiddler Michael Fraser, the Shortleaf Band is a seasoned multi-instrumental group that performs original and traditional music. The band members are Michael Fraser, Joseph Conklin, Roger Fox and Tenley Hansen.

Terry Lewis – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Three Rivers Dulcimer Society – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Tindle Music Company –  featuring the mountain dulcimer music and Christian songwriting of Mark Tindle.

Tom and Missy Strothers – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music

Western NC Dulcimer Co-op – free Mountain Dulcimer TAB music