The Sweet Sounds and Singing Strings of Dedicated Dulcimers

For anyone who enjoys the melodious sound of dulcimers – both hammered and mountain style – Roving Folk, on Phoenix Radio in Halifax, West Yorkshire – in association with the Nonsuch Dulcimer Club – brings you the:

Nonsuch Newsletter Audio Supplement, Summer 2021 No 5

Our aim is to give the Newsletter an added audio dimension. The latest edition of Dulcimer Junction continues to support the music and information printed in the Nonsuch Newsletter – and includes contributions from Nonsuch members – Geoff Smith & Dan Evans – and links to a number of articles within the newsletter.

We find out who inspired Joellen Lapidus – teacher of the mountain dulcimer; we celebrate Chris Coe being awarded her EFDSS Gold Badge; Pete Coe tells of the formation of The New Victory Band; and we also have further music and songs from Richard & Mimi Farina, Roger Nicholson, Jez Lowe, Jimmy Cooper and The New Victory Band.

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Playlist & Links for Audio Supplement No.5

  1. Joellen Lapidus Appalachian Medley
  2. Richard & Mimi FarinaPack Up Your Sorrows
  3. Geoff Smith Pale Powder Blue (final part) from the album Mina
  4. Dan Evans & Roger NicholsonMonck’s March
  5. Roger Nicholson, Jake Walton and Gerry RoffFather Halpin’s Topcoat
  6. Jez LoweDandelion Clocks
  7. Jimmy CooperIsle of Capri, Play to me Gypsy
  8. The New Victory BandLong, Long Trail
  9. Pete Coe Michael Turner’s Waltz
  10. Roger NicholsonNonsuch
  11. The New Victory BandThe Mountain Belle

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Dulcimer Junction is brought to you by Ken Hudson. Ken also hosts Roving Folk – the 4th Sunday Folk Show. on Phoenix FM. Have a listen!