I see and hear a ton of old country music and church hymns... even some ancient Early Music... but does anybody ever just get crazy with their psalt and play "back up" with the radio on jazz or R&B?

I get a little bored with the same old songs or tempo or something. Maybe I'm just getting too old and have heard everything a thousand times...

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Comment by Debra Burrell on November 4, 2014 at 6:36am

My husband is a blues fan and doesn't have much use for most of the tunes I play with my dulcimer jam group.  I want to start branching out.  I just tried Wade in the Water and it sounds especially good on my tenor psaltery.  I'd love to try some more.  I'm planning to start playing with a ukelele jam group early next year.  They play from "The Daily Ukelele."  It includes a hodgepodge of tunes I thought were retired (or should have been) several decades ago, but also some Beatles, Sting, show tunes & others more contemporary pieces.  I'm looking forward to the variety.

Comment by Carol Ratliff on July 19, 2013 at 10:50pm

I too like to play around with the "Blues" tempo and sound... so far I have only found a similar sound on you tube with the Bill Gaither band playing "Blessed Jesus Hold My Hand" to the blues style. 

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