Beginners Resources

Some useful Youtube videos and links to documents and websites for beginners.

Tuning with Russell Cook


Scales with Dizzi, have a look at her channel


Katie Moritz chord exercises. Great fun! Much more on her channel


TImothy Seaman – scales and modes


UK Nonsuch Dulcimer Club. Annual weekend of tutorials and music, regional events, quaterly magasine, very low membership cost. There is a page A must for UK players.

Http://www.dulcimer.org.uk

Useful link to teachers

https://www.dulcimer.org.uk/online-events-resources/dulcimer-teachers-and-resources/


USA based Ken Kolodners Sandbridge site. Loads of information and videos you can purchase.

https://www.sandbridgedulcimer.com/


USA based Mary Lynn Devetner’s site, low cost and free courses and resources.

https://www.hdhomeland.com


USA based Rick Thum’s website. He gives a phrases by phrase breakdown of “old time” tunes for $12 each.

https://www.rthum.com/digital-products