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Bowed psalteries for sale

Hi I am new to psalterystrings and I need some info. I have a number of Rick Long- built psalteries and I have decided to sell a few but I…

Started by John Hill

0 Jun 4, 2022

Used Unicorn Strings Psaltery for sale

Unicorn Strings, 30 string— with note markers, one bow. Comes with original packaging as well as soft case (a $45. value.) Recently restrun…

Started by Cathi Costa

0 Apr 28, 2020

Spring Creek Psaltery

Terry Kirby psaltery, bow,soft case and stand with tripod ..need to sell due to finances, perfect..350..less than a year old

Started by Pam Rossetti

0 Jan 12, 2020

Tenor Psaltery?

Hi, Does anyone have a 30-string tenor Psaltery (preferably with the lowest string as F) for sale. I live in Canada. Thanks. Linda

Started by Linda Hamilton

5 Feb 19, 2019
Reply by Linda Hamilton

selling nice Cabin Creek Alto

Priced for you to try for a first psaltery or a nice gift for an instrument lover.  Has as sweet dove at soundhole.  Cherry.  $95 plus ship…

Started by SUE C WHEELER

2 Mar 25, 2018

30 String Psaltery by Jack Davis For Sale-Only $200

This is a very hard to come by 2 1/2 octave tenor psaltery made by Jack Davis.   It has 30 strings and a range from low 'F' to high 'A'.  W…

Started by Claire Hammond

1 Oct 17, 2016

Tenor and Baritone psalteries for sale

Greetings, although I primarily build and sell mountain dulcimers, I occasionally build BP's. I am selling two identical models I built in…

Started by robert schuler

3 Feb 24, 2016
Reply by robert schuler

Tenor psalter (made by Rick Long)

                      This psaltery is curly redwood sound board. The body of the psaltery, the two bows, and the tripod holder attachment…

Started by Richard f soults

0 Feb 23, 2016

Unicorn strings psaltery on ebay for a fundraiser

Hello, I hope posting this is ok. I donated a practically new Unicorn Strings Celtic dark wood psaltery with two bows, a case, rosing, and…

Started by Wendi Schwartz

5 Dec 28, 2015
Reply by Audrey Lamoreaux

Tenor Psaltery (made by Rick Long) with Ringing Strings Psaltery.

This is a new Psaltery I purchased from Rick a couple of months ago. For $650.00. I bought 2 Psaltery's at the time. A D psaltery and this…

Started by Brenda Owens

6 Apr 10, 2015
Reply by Yvonna Arnold


Featured Video

Amplified Psaltery with Cello Strings built by Rick Long

This video is a personal favorite because it shows a unique type of bowed psaltery with a gorgeous sound. When I heard it I broke out in goose bumps!

Featured Song

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Clergy's Lamentation




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Members who build bowed psalteries for sale

Spring Creek Psalteries - Sharon & Terry Kirby


From the Wood - Wayne Gaydos


to see his work visit

Waynie Psaltery - Wayne Simms


Prairie Psaltery - Richard Celata


Loon Song Psalteries-Charlie Marshall


New Tradition Dulcimers- Dan Daniels


Psalteries by Dave- Dave Lucas


Jon Williams Psalteries
(386) 853-0944

Westman Instruments - Tish & Greg Westman

Ringing Strings - Rick Long

Michael J King Instrumetns - Diatonic Psalteries

Inspired Instruments – Carol and Joe Esch

James Jones Instruments

Omega Strings – Richard Spencer

Master Works Bowed Psalteries - Russell Cook

Members that teach Bowed Psaltery

Paul G.Sykes - MS  

Located in Hattiesburg
Contact Paul at

or call him at



Gregg Schneeman - California
Contact Gregg here on Psaltery Strings


Peter Tommerup - California
San Francisco Bay Area
Bowed Psaltery and other Instruments


Celeste Howard Ray
Bowed Psaltery lessons via Skype
Skype name celesteray88


Maureen Barnes - Illinois
Bowed Psaltery lessons in Bloomington, IL


Dona Benkert -

Lessons at Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL
Phone: 773.728.6000
& Folk-Lore Center, Warrenville, IL
Phone: 630.393.1247

Tish Westman - West Virginia
Lessons at Tamarack, Beckley, WV. Wednesday workshops also available for individual classes and to teach at festivals.
Sunday "Jam" 3:30 to 6:00. All instruments welcome, play mostly Old Time, Celtic & Gospel Music, not opposed to trying any tune called, once did a rap on Bowed Psalteries.

Rick Long - Tennessee
Lessons at Rick's home/workshop in Clinton, 30 mins N of Knoxville
(865) 660-4026

Karla Armstrong - Pennsylvania
Karla plays a variety of instruments and does workshops as well. Please visit her web site for additional information or contact her via the web site or the information below.
(717) 632-8099

Carol Esch - Kentucky
Lessons in Carol's home/workshop south of Lexington.

Honey Smith Walls - Florida
e-mail Honey for more info
Melbourne, FL

Visit Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer

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