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Breakin' Up Christmas

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Breakin' Up Christmas is an Old Time Fiddle tune in the key of A that was played on the Twelfth Night of the Christmas as an energetic completion of the celebration of the season, leading into Epiphany.

We are excited to have (2) Different Courses by Steve Eulberg teaching this tune on DulcimerCrossing:

Hammered Dulcimer

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Mountain Dulcimer

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       Baritone Mountain Dulcimer AEa tuning (and Standard Mountain Dulcimer in DAd tuning with Capo, and Standard in DAA and EAA Tunings)

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Holiday Tune Lessons

by Steve Eulberg


To help get you into the spirit and to further equip your musicianship, we have several lessons for playing Christmas Holiday tunes on both kinds of dulcimers in several different tunings!


(Click on each title to see the sample lesson page)


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Angels We Have Heard On High (Mountain & Hammered) DAA, DAd tunings Key of D Steve Eulberg


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God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen

by Steve Eulberg DulcimerCrossing is excited to announce and brand new Hammered Dulcimer Lesson set in time for the Holidays! God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen is a popular, minor mode English carol from the late 1800's.  Here, Steve demonstrates 5 different locations and keys in which to play this carol, also demonstrating the Rhythmic Displacement that he used when recording this tune on his 2003 CD 'Twas in the Moon of Wintertime.  You can listen to the tune here. It has also been added to the les…

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Joy to the World

by Linda Ratcliff A holiday season favorite (sometimes listed as an Advent tune, and often as a Christmas tune), Linda leads us through an arrangement for playing on the Hammered Dulcimer.

Subscribe to dulcimercrossing.com and you can learn to play this tune from Linda step-by-step in the full lesson series.

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