Monroe County Historical Association

Stroud Mansion Museum & Library • Stroudsburg, Pa.

A National Endowment of the Humanities Video Project

The American Dulcimer
6:55 min. | Pocono Dulcimer Club member Jonah Talbott explains the roots and heritage of the American dulcimer, both the mountain and hammered versions. Joined with other members of the local club, Talbott talks about the construction of the dulcimers as he and his fellow musicians perform classic American tunes.
This video is the product of a grant awarded to the Monroe County Historical Association and given by Northampton Community College and the National Endowment for the Humanities. (2014)

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