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 2022 No 9

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 – and links to a number of articles within the newsletter.

This is edition No.9, and – again – we have amazing variety – Ashley Hutchings – mountain dulcimer links; tunes to play; music linked to a concert review; Jean Ritchie remembered in an Ozark Mountain Radio podcast by Aubrey Atwater; a song of hope for the future; the sounds of a hommel or épinette; and music from the Paganini of the fiddle – James Hill.

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Playlist & Links for Audio Supplement No.9

  1. Steeleye Span – Copshawholme Fair – See also Ashley Hutchings | Official Website
  2. Damian Clarke – Meet me on the corner (clip). See Covered4Cancer | Damian Clarke / Humstrum (
  3. Maclaine Colston & Saul Rose – Bold Fisherman. See Sand & Soil | Maclaine Colston & Saul Rose (
  4. Eddie & Finbar Furey – Pretty Saro (clip)
  5. Aubrey Atwater – Jean Ritchie & Pretty Saro
  6. Atwater-Donnelly Trio – The Jamestown Homeward Bound
  7. Dan Evans – Banks of the Lee – See Dan Evans – English Dulcimer (
  8. Gordon Bok · Ann Mayo Muir · Ed Trickett – Julian of Norwich
  9. Michel Terlinck – Organdi, See also Demonstration of ‘ORGANDI’ (Gilles Chabenat) – YouTube
  10. Lisa Warburton – The Hawk
  11. Tom McConville With Chris Newman – The Hawk Polka – See Tom McConville Jimmy’s Fiddle and James Hill (

Previous editions of Dulcimer Junction can be found on Mixcloud.

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!