The Appalachian or mountain dulcimer, is a fretted folk zither that is indigenous to the Appalachia and Ohio River Valley areas of the United States.
Total beginners can make music almost instantly, as there are no wrong notes! Just pick out a tune on the melody string while the 2 drone strings proved a chordal accompaniment.
The dulcimer is not just for novices. In the hands of an experienced player it becomes a powerful and expressive instrument whose unique voice has a place in just about any kind of music.
27″ Scale length – Overall length 36.5″ Width 7″ Depth 2″ – Solid spruce soundboard, Solid maple back and sides