Hammered Dulcimer Notebook
Book and 2 CDs by Linda Lowe Thompson
A rich and accessible source of tunes and information, this set builds on the basics taught in Beginning Hammered Dulcimer by developing and encouraging the creative aspects of playing. Techniques for embellishing and arranging melodies are illustrated using 123 tunes written out in both tablature and standard notation, with plenty of tips and instructions. Tunes are played on the CDs exactly as written. Charming graphics and historical tidbits are a bonus. 155 pages, spiral bound.