Archive for February 12th, 2008

Appalachian Dulcimer music

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

I was looking for some good music on You Tube this evening. I started off with some kletzmer; there are some fantastic clarinet and tuba solos out there, as part of the dance music. Then I got to hankerin’ for something Celtic, and listened to some fiddle and guitar artists for a while. Then I got to thinkin’ what I really was craving was some good, old-fashioned dulcimer music. That did indeed prove to be the best of all. Come to find out that a wonderful dulcimer artist and teacher, Robert Force, lives near here, and used to teach at Western Washington University, where two of our children are currently studying. Ladies and gentlemen, please meet Robert Force: