Mountain Dulcimer 1

$202 ($192 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Level 1 is for beginning mountain dulcimer players who want to study the basics that will help make you a better player. The mountain dulcimer is a versatile instrument that’s fun and easy to play due to the comfortable position and layout of the fret board. You’ll be playing easy melodies in the first class as you learn the fundamental skills that will get you off to a great start including basic chord shapes and rhythms as well as right and left hand techniques. Dulcimers will be in the DAD tuning, which you will learn in class.


No experience needed, just the desire to have a great time making music.

Special Info

Bring your own mountain dulcimer. Mountain dulcimers are available for purchase in the Old Town School Music Store.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000