Carla Linkous Maxwell

Monday, March 29, 2010

The Sounds of Music at the Radio Springs Hotel

Here are a few links to sound files form my live dulcimer performances with Adrian Kosky (guitar) in Lyonville, Victoria, Australia.  Adrian's guitar style is the star here......and I think these sounds need to be shared:

Will the Circle Be Unbroken

Sitting on Top of the World

Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms

Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss

Sunday, March 28, 2010

The Daylesford Dulcimer Gathering, August 27-29, 2010

I've added music to the iMovie/slideshow I created for he Daylesford Dulcimer Gathering which is coming up downunder in the Central Highlands of Victoria, Australia, August 27-29, 2010. For the new soundtrack, Adrian sang and twanged up on a McNally strumstick and that was good enough for GarageBand....and Me.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

The Daylesford Dulcimer Gathering, August 27-29, 2010

Yippppppeeeeeeeeeee!  More mountain dulcimer players will be making their way to these-here mountains in the Central Highlands of Victoria, Australia, for the August 27-29, 2010, Daylesford Dulcimer Gathering.  I CAN'T WAIT!!

Here's a glimpse of the fun to come downunder:

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

It's HAPPENING! Dulcimers Downunder, August 21-29, 2010

Today I am TOTALLY excited about announcing the first Australian Dulcimer Gathering!

I just posted the following on the Friends of the Mountain Dulcimer forum and on EverythingDulcimer:

Adrian Kosky and I are happy to make this announcement!

We've organized an event called, "Dulcimers Downunder," to be held August 21 - 29, 2010, which includes accommodation, activities, airport shuttles, and all meals for eight nights at Tasma House Music and Arts Retreat in Daylesford, Victoria, Australia.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Dodgy Train to Clarksdale, by Susana Travieso and Treyton Williams

I'm grateful to my friends, Treyton Williams and Susana Travieso, for allowing me to share their beautiful documentary film about Adrian Kosky.  This film was made during one of Chandler Griffin's two-week, Clarksdale, Mississippi, Barefoot Workshops in 2007.  It's my FAVORITE documentary, of course, and I am happy to share it as my learning tool for using