A Dulcimer for a Friend

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Project by 32Plymouth posted 03-27-2017 09:32 PM 437 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Years ago, Tom Morgan, a skilled luthier from near Dayton, Tennessee, built me an autoharp of Brazilian rosewood and hundred-year-old spruce. It has since then been my favorite instrument (...and I’ve owned a lot of autoharps.). In July, 2009, Tom brought me some Brazilian rosewood and spruce and asked me to build a dulcimer for him to give to a friend. Here was the instrument that resulted.

-- Bob, Tennessee --

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#1 posted 03-27-2017 10:26 PM

Beautiful piece!

-- God bless, Candy

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#2 posted 03-27-2017 11:08 PM

Very, very nice!

-- Howard - "Time spent making sawdust is not deducted from one's lifetime." - old Scottish proverb

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#3 posted 03-28-2017 02:56 PM

Super nice instrument, I love seeing the skill of those who make music come out of beautiful wood. Something that I can’t or have tried.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#4 posted 03-28-2017 09:03 PM

Beautiful instrument

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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