Carole Pegg English & Scottish Folk Music Collection
Talk about teaching, tuning, playing with fingers, etc.
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1CDR0010725 (copy of C1006/9)
English folk songs and music (Norfolk)
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Carole Pegg Collection
Billy Bennington's home in Church Lane, Barford, Norfolk, England, UK
Bennington, Billy, 1900-1986 (male)
Item notes: Billy Bennington talks about teaching the hammer dulcimer; tuning; the technique of plucking the strings with fingers instead of hitting with the usual wooden hammers. Part of a 90 minute informal interview / dulcimer lesson (which includes tunes, reminscences, etc.). Performer notes: 81 year old hammer dulcimer player from Barford, Norfolk