Phyllis Gaskins - Galax Dulcimer "A Job of Journey Work" w/CD
The Galax Dulcimer book is a comprehensive, informative book dedicated to the unique playing and construction style of the Galax Dulcimer. Included are songs with playing instructions and Phyllis' own adapted notation showing the authentic playing style of the Galax Dulcimer. There is a section about the dulcimer history and construction as well as some of the artists who defined this style. This book is a valuable resource for historians, musicians and dulcimer fans of all ability levels and interests.
Also included is an instructional Audio CD of all the tunes in the book played on Phyllis's Galax Dulcimer. Each tune is played on the dulcimer slowly and then up tempo.