Two 80th Birthdays

Both Malcolm Townsend and Willie Mae Eldridge celebrated their 80th birthday this weekend. That’s 160 years between the two of them. (psst… John S had a birthday this weekend also, but he’s a couple decades younger).

Texas Waltz

Those of you who were at the jam last Thurs know that from 6-6:30 Louise & Jerry taught us a new song, Texas Waltz. It’s an easy tune to learn. Even if you were not here you can also learn the tune. Click here texas-waltz for the tabs.The video link of Louise playing the tune is

Thanks to Heidi Muller for granting permission to use her arrangement and tabs. She will be at the  Melodies & Musings festival, Lake Guntersville, AL, Sept. 27-29, 2017

Alabama Tourism & Dulcimers

For those who have not seen it yet the 2017 Sweet Home Alabama VACATION GUIDE & CALENDAR features a few Athens Dulcimer members on page 179.

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