1472
Nancy
Mountain Dulcimer Rendezvous: Let's Get Together!
Learn to play the Appalachian dulcimer — a four-stringed instrument made by Scotch-Irish immigrants — and enjoy lessons, performances and opportunities for jamming with locals.
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Program No. 1472RJ
Length
6 days
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6 days
5 nights
15 meals
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DAY
1
Arrival and Check-In/Welcome and Orientation
Nancy, KY
D
Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center

Afternoon: Registration starts at 3:00 pm

Dinner: Dinner at 5:30 PM at the conference center.

Evening: Participate in evening classes and learn how to play a dulcimer if you are a beginner or join advanced classes if you already are a dulcimer player and want to learn more.

DAY
2
Mountain Dulcimer/Evening Entertainment
Nancy, KY
B,L,D
Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center

Breakfast: 8:00 AM breakfast at the conference center.

Morning: 9:00-Noon Learn to play mountain dulcimer based on your ability: beginner, intermediate, or advanced.

Lunch: 12:00 NOON lunch at the conference center.

Afternoon: 1:00-2:30 PM Continue your dulcimer class by learning new songs and techniques. All classes are divided based on your ability. 3:00-4:30 PM An optional outside activity is planned for those wishing take a break from their instruction.

Dinner: 5:30 PM dinner at the conference center.

Evening: 7:00-8:30 PM Local Kentucky artists perform.

DAY
3
Mountain Dulcimer/Mountain dulcimer/Evening Entertainment
Nancy, KY
B,L,D
Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center

Breakfast: 8:00 AM breakfast at the conference center.

Morning: 9:00-Noon Learn to play or increase your ability on the dulcimer.

Lunch: 12:00 NOON lunch at the conference center.

Afternoon: 1:00-2:30 PM Continue your training in dulcimer based on your ability. 3:00-4:30 PM An optional outside activity is planned for those wishing take a break from their instruction.

Dinner: 5:30 PM dinner at the conference center.

Evening: 7:00-8:30 PM Local Kentucky artists perform.

DAY
4
Mountain Dulcimer/Evening Entertainment
Nancy, KY
B,L,D
Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center

Breakfast: 8:00 AM breakfast at the conference center.

Morning: 9:00-Noon Traditional dulcimer class based on your ability.

Lunch: 12:00 NOON lunch at the conference center.

Afternoon: 1:00-2:30 PM Your dulcimer class continues with new songs and techniques. 3:00-4:30 PM An optional outside activity is planned for those wishing take a break from their instruction.

Dinner: 5:30 PM dinner at the conference center.

Evening: 7:00-8:30 PM Local Kentucky artists perform.

DAY
5
Mountain Dulcimer/Evening Entertainment
Nancy, KY
B,L,D
Lake Cumberland 4-H Educational Center

Breakfast: 8:00 AM breakfast at the conference center.

Morning: 9:00- NOON Traditional mountain dulcimer class based on your abilities.

Lunch: 12:00 NOON lunch at the conference center.

Afternoon: 1:00-2:30 PM Your dulcimer class continues with new songs and techniques.

Dinner: 5:30 PM dinner at the conference center.

Evening: 7:00-8:30 PM Local Kentucky artists perform. Or maybe dulcimer students from this week perform!

DAY
6
Mountain Dulcimer
Nancy, KY
B,L

Breakfast: 8:00 AM breakfast at the conference center.

Morning: 9:00-11:30 AM Final morning to learn and practice your new found abilities!

Lunch: 11:30 AM lunch at the conference center.