Frances Bercher's Discussions
Started this discussion. Last reply by Frances Bercher Dec 17, 2018.
I have a 2/1/2 octave bowed psaltery. On the two shortest strings, G & F#, I get only a dead, scraping sound. I think I have enough rosin on the bow because as I bow up the strings (lower notes)…Continue
Started May 24, 2018
I am new to the psaltery and am wondering about sheet music. I have a 2 1/2 octave psaltery which I have been able to tune. The sheet music shows "key" the music is to be played in, also minor…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Frances Bercher Jan 30.
I finally got all the strings on my new (used) psaltery replaced and all tuned with electronic tuner left over from my bagpiping days. Now can't get any sound when I use the bow! I ran it through a…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Frances Bercher Nov 14, 2016.
Oh,no! I cut all the strings because they were rusty, have new wire but don't know which pins to go to. 2 1/2 octave, 32 strings. Could someone post up-close pic of strung top? Or advise?Continue