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Thumbnail for The practicalities of therapeutic music from a dulcimer player's perspective
Posted by Dusty Strings - Jul 14, 2016, 1:19 PM
Bill Johnson, Certified Music Practitioner and hammered dulcimer player, answers some practical questions about what it's like to be a therapeutic musician.
Thumbnail for Interview with Hammered Dulcimer Champion Karen Alley
Posted by Dusty Strings - Jan 26, 2015, 1:16 PM
Meet Karen Alley - multi-instrumentalist, Ph.D. student and 2014 National Hammered Dulcimer Champion! She has very kindly taken a break from her glaciology studies in Boulder, CO to answer some questions about hammered dulcimer playing, the Winfield competition and her new solo album, Sunlit Strings, which was recorded on a Dusty Strings D650.
Thumbnail for Dusty Harp #001: Interview with Peter Berry
Posted by Dusty Strings - Aug 11, 2014, 5:04 PM
We recently had Dusty Strings harp #001 in the shop for a tune-up, and we took the opportunity to ask the harp's owner, Peter Berry, a few questions.