Performances of Bluff King Hal

Film: Students from Years 5 and 6 at Bewdley Primary School play Bluff King Hal.

Film: Bluff King Hal played by performers from 23 countries at the 2015 Dulcimer World Congress, conducted by Sue Harris.

Film: The Tuppenny Dish Dancers dancing to Bluff King Hal at the Green Man Festival in Clun, Shropshire.

Dulcimer Shape

Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans

Rondo Form, Dynamics, Tempo and Rhythmic and Melodic Composition

Activities explore the understanding of Rondo form, dynamics, tempo and rhythmic and melodic composition ideas which are based around Bluff King Hal.

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Changing Sounds Lesson Plan (BBC)

This activity can be adapted to the dulcimer, guitar or other fretted, stringed instrument.

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Last modified: Fri May 3 14:25:59 BST 2019