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Favorite Old-Time American Songs for Dulcimer

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By Mark Kailana Nelson

Dulcimer (mountain) - Beginning - Digital Download
Composed by Mark Kailana Nelson. Dulcimer: Mountain. Old Time. E-book. 232 pages. Mel Bay Publications - Digital Sheet Music #97189EB. Published by Mel Bay Publications - Digital Sheet Music (M0.97189EB).

Item Number: M0.97189EB

ISBN 9781609745554.

This giant book features over 100 of America's favorite folk songs, expertly arranged for the Appalachaian dulicmer. Children's songs, work songs, old Anglo-American ballads, songs of strife and freedom, love songs and much, much more are all gathered here in arrangements suitable for the beginning and intermediate player. The songs come from all over - old books and sheet music, transcriptions from field recordings, but mostly from the singing of countless folks in kitchens and festival hallways, street corners and concert stages.Songs include Poor Wayfaring Stranger, Tenting onight, Don't Let Your Deal Go Down, Oh, Death, Careless Love, and many, many more.Tunings used include D-A-D and D-A-A, as well as C-G-C and C-G-G and several modal tunings. All are playable on any three- or four-stringed dulcimer. Some use a 6 1/2 fret. Includes information on reading music and TAB, notes on transposing, and a useful index of songs by tuning. In standard notation and TAB, with guitar chords.

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  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • October 01, 2017 Excellent

    Very welk laid out and enjoyable. Couldnt believe it had Goober Peas. lol. that song gets stuck in my noggen all the time.

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