My sister and I both purchased bowed psalteries during her visit from Alaska to NC. We started learning together, and both bought Snark tuners. Upon her return to Alaska, our plan was to FaceTime…Continue
" My questions are: how short are these high strings that won't tune? If they are shorter than an inch and a quarter, and or shorter than the string is long on the other side of the bridge/nut to the tuner pin? That will affect their…"
My sister and I both purchased bowed psalteries during her visit from Alaska to NC. We started learning together, and both bought Snark tuners. Upon her return to Alaska, our plan was to FaceTime weekly and play together. When attempting to do this, our notes were not at the same pitch, despite our Snarks telling us both that we were in tune. She purchased an app to check her psaltery and it was in tune. I checked mime with a Korg tuner as well as online tuner. Both indicated mine was…See More
Dona Benkert -
Illinois Lessons at Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL
& Folk-Lore Center, Warrenville, IL
Phone: 630.393.1247 http://www.folk-lorecenter.com/
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.
1-304-575-0998 firstname.lastname@example.org www.westmaninstruments.com
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 email@example.com http://upontheharp.com
If you are already on Tish's list, why don't you stop in and update your info? While your there take a look to see if there are new players in your area. Who knows, you might get together and make a recording.