by Linda Ratcliff You will learn something new everyday if you pay attention. – Ray LeBlond Learn Something New Sometimes the process of learning a new tune is sabotaged before you even begin. You allow a spirit of doom to hang over your head, because you think the piece is too difficult. You might […]
Are You a Teacher?
by Linda Ratcliff A good teacher is like a candle. It consumes itself to light the way for others. – Unknown Are You a Teacher? Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up soon on May 8, 2018. If you are a dulcimer student with an awesome teacher, you might want to start thinking of a way […]
Learning to Learn Free Lesson
by Steve Eulberg We often overlook the basics, don’t we? How DO we learn? Of course there are many different learning styles and we bounce between them as individuals, but Steve presents some ideas here that you might find helpful in learning new tunes on your instrument. Try them out and let us know how […]
The Music In His Soul
The music gently called him in his cradleWhile he was just a childBefore he could even talkHe hungered and reached to play alongThey made him wait.Made him wait until he was six years oldthen he took to it like bees make honey.The longer he studiedthe …