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  • My New Books of Popular Old Time and Irish Tunes Are Now Available on Lulu.com

    Buy Irish Tunes for Mountain Dulcimer, Voume 1 on lulu.com

    Irish Tunes for Mountain Dulcimer, volume 140 traditional Irish jigs, reels, slides, polkas, waltzes and original tunes from Mark’s CDs, arranged for Mountain Dulcimer in D-A-D.

    CONTENTS:
    An Comhra Donn|Banish Misfortune | Blarney Pilgrim | Cliffs of Moher | Connaughtman’s Rambles | Dennis Murphy’s Polka | Dennis Murphy’s Slide |Dingle Regatta | Father Kelly | Flower of the Flock | Follow Me Down to Carlow |The Green Dulcimer | Hide and Go Seek | Jim Ward’s | Kesh Jig | Lark in the Morning | Lakes of Sligo | Leitrim Fancy | Lilting Banshee | Maggie Brown’s Fancy |Maid at the Spinning Wheel | Maid Behind the Bar | Merrily Kissed the Quaker’s Wife | Mug of Brown Ale|  Munster Cloak | Paddy on the Turnpike | Planxty Fanny Power | Planxty George Brabazon | Planxty Irwin | Rakes of Kildare | Road to Lisdoonvarna | Sally Gardens | Star of Munster | Swallowtail Jig | Tar Road to Sligo | Ten Penny Bit | Three Sea Captains | Top of Cork Road | Trip to Sligo | Tripping Up The Stairs

    Buy Popular American Old Time Tunes for Dulcimer on lulu.com

    Popular American Old Time Tunes for Dulcimer cover48 tabs of the most commonly played popular Old Time jamming tunes arranged for Mountain Dulcimer in D-A-D tuning.

    CONTENTS:
    Angeline the Baker | Arkansas Traveler | Big Sciota | Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine | Camp Town Meeting on the 4th of July | Cherokee Shuffle | Cluck Old Hen | Coleman’s March | Cripple Creek | Cumberland Gap | Fisher’s Hornpipe | Flop Earred Mule | Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss | Forked Deer | (Cold) Frosty Morning | Golden Slippers | Johnson Boys | Julianne Johnson | June Apple | Liberty| Mississippi Sawyer | Midnight on the Water | Old Joe Clark | Over the Waterfall | Red Haired Boy | Rosin the Beau | Saint Anne’s Reel | Sandy Boys | Sandy River Belle | Shady Grove | Shove that Pigsfoot a Little Further into the Fire, Soldier’s Joy, Sourwood Mountain, Spotted Pony | Stoney Point | Swinging on a Gate | Turkey in the Straw | West Fork Gals | Westphalia Waltz | Whiskey Before Breakfast | Yellow Rose of Texas

  • Winfield 2016 Dulcimer Champion!

    Mark Gilston with winning trophy and prize dulcimer at Winfield 2016Mark Gilston, First place winner at the National Mountain Dulcimer Competition at the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield, Kansas, September 2016.