|Instruments for Sale
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I will only post good instruments!
|Jewel Moyer was a good friend, one of the greatest
people to walk the earth, and he played music. He was
the first to step up and help and the last to leave. He
will be missed on a lot of levels.
Jewel was always a supporter of the mountain
dulcimer and related instruments and particularly of
At his passing, Jewel dedicated a large part of his
collection to kids.
The instruments he bequeathed are in the hands of
kids or being played by those who purchased them to
fund the scholarships. The money from the sales will
go to the creation of a Youth Scholarship program at
the Illinois Mountain Dulcimer Winter Weekend.
|This was copied from Elderly Instruments website but it describes the instrument perfectly.
Tobacco sunburst finish, 20 chord strings and 25 melody strings, sort-of/kind-of a very elaborate
bowed psaltery twined with a zither, VG-EC except needs some work (needs clean up, tuning,
etc. - sold AS-IS), built by the Marxochime Colony in New Troy, Mi., 1930's, Soft Case.
One of my fondest memories of that period of my life is Claudia Schmidt singing
"If I Only Had a Brain" and playing the Pianolin.
Here she is playing the Pianolin.
email me at
mike at dulcimerguy.com
or message me through Facebook.
|Free delivery near Jacksonville, IL, or we can meet
somewhere If I need to ship it there will be a
26 instruments given to kids
5 camps paid for
32 lessons paid
a bunch of tuners, picks, strings, etc
|These folks have donated instruments or services to the Fund.
If you have an instrument you would like to donate contact me.
Barb French Steve Endsley
Katy Waters Peter Ellertsen
Diane Elliot Mike Anderson
Dale C. Evans Bonnie Saunders
Freddie Beaulieux Jimmy Cary
|Jewel watching Dave Haas.
IL Winter Weekend 2015
|Zither House Bowed Psaltery
w/ 2 bows.
Solid Cherry with a
maple back insert.
Well-built instruments with a sweet
|Mini- 21 inch scale length dulcimer. Not a toy, this is a great little
instrument by David Lynch -
w/ soft case
|This is a great small
instrument. I have been
using it to do tablature
while sitting at my laptop.
|Size comparison with a
A George Handy Dulcimer
#61 built in 2017
Purpleheart wood. Loud. Plays very nicely It shows no wear, it has been
played very little. Brand-new condition. It has a bag case and a snap on
This is an $800 instrument when it was new.
$600 plus $25 shipping.
|I don't know much about this one.
It plays OK, it is a beginner dulcimer.
It is very heavy and will be good for less-than-careful hands. Hardshell case with a bit of wear.
Birch and rosewood laminate body
$75 plus $25 shipping.
|Nady DKW-3 HT/D VHF Single Receiver Handheld Microphone System
VHF Single Receiver Handheld Microphone System
VHF (170-216 MHz) operations for reliable, interference-free performance
150+ ft. typical operating range — up to 300+ ft. line-of-sight
Advanced audio processing circuitry for a wide dynamic range — no overloading for loud inputs or
background hiss during quiet use
This is a single fixed-frequency wireless system. Please consult the manufacturer to confirm compatibility
when attempting to use two or more of this system simultaneously or use it with other wireless systems.
BRAND NEW In-the-box