Friday, June 10, 2016

Dulcimerica 311 - "IBC Winners JAM!










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Recorded May 5th, 2016 at the New Castle-Henry County Public Library, Bing Futch and Brian Wallen crank out some tasty blues! Brian Wallen was a finalist at the 2015 International Blues Challenge and won 2nd place in the solo-duo category. Bing was a finalist at the 2016 International Blues Challenge and won “Best Guitarist” in the solo-duo category.

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Friday, June 03, 2016

Dulcimerica 310 - "Ozark Mountain Tribute"










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Recorded at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas on April 23rd, Bing (mountain dulcimer) and Grace Stormont (vocals, banjo) perform “Too Old To Die Young” and then enter into a Prince tribute with the song “Purple Rain”, joined by Ilace Mears (hammered dulcimer), Rick Thum (guitar), Judson Steinback (mountain dulcimer), Larry Dalton (bass) and Barbara Dalton (fiddle). Classic!

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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Friday, May 27, 2016

Dulcimerica 309 - "Ozark Session 3"










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Recorded at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas on April 23rd, Bing captures Tull Glazener performing mountain dulcimer and explaining his approach to “Misty.”

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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Friday, May 20, 2016

Dulcimerica 308 - "Ozark Session 2"










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Recorded at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas on April 23rd, Bing captures Judson Steinback on mountain dulcimer backstage in the Large Auditorium.

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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Sunday, May 15, 2016

Dulcimerica 307a - "Ozark Session 1"










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Recorded at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, Arkansas on April 23rd, Bing captures Duane Porterfield performing a Beatles medley featuring “With A Little Help From My Friends” and “Here Comes The Sun.”

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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Friday, April 15, 2016

Dulcimerica 307 - "Song Study: Come On With Me"










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Bing performs his original song "Come On With Me" by request and then uses it to teach primary rhythms and left-hand techniques that can be used in a number of ways.

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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Friday, April 08, 2016

Dulcimerica 306 - "Song Study: Over The Rainbow"










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Bing performs "Over The Rainbow" and then offers a quick workshop in playing the song in DAA tuning.

Bing Futch endorses, and is endorsed by, Folkcraft Instruments, ( http://Folkcraft.com ) V-Picks ( http://V-Picks.com ) and General Case ( http://GeneralCase.com ). Please help support Dulcimerica by becoming a patron on Patreon!




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