This is really close supervision during practice.
This mountain dulcimer was made by Bob Magowan, Hawaiian Koa with a Sitka Spruce sound board - very mellow sound.
Barley & I work closely together on music
Our passion for Dulcimers started in a cabinet makers shop in Berea, KY. Warren May, the owner, builds mountain dulcimers, also known as lap dulcimer,Appalachian Dulcimer or fretted dulcimer -- not to be confused with the Hammered Dulcimer, an all together different instrument.
THE MOUNTAIN DULCIMER BUILDING CLASS, jULY 2017 Building the SweetSong dulcimer by McSpadden
glueing up head & tail stock Bottom & top pieces are next
gluing sound board & fretboard assembly waiting for laquer to dry, bathroom of course,
near completion, started Sunday, played the next Friday.
Fun image while travelling to N. Carolina for the WCU Mountaiin Dulcimer U
drinking it all in