Built to keep down cost yet offer a great sounding dulcimer, TK O'Brien's Graduate model is also an attractive dulcimer with its solid Cedar top and graceful scroll head. It's available in a Heart or Multi-Circle soundhole pattern. The dulcimer is made in the U.S.
The solid cedar top in an hourglass shape has a balanced warm tone. It is an average full size dulcimer at 35 in. long, 7 1/2 in. wide, 2 in. deep. The fretscale length is 28 1/2 inches. A 6 1/2 fret is standard. It has 4 strings that are arranged in the traditional three string with double melody style. An additional feature is the nut that is notched to allow for equidistant string spacing as a true 4 string dulcimer for players venturing into fingerpicking style of playing. The fretboard is solid Mahogany; the sides and back are Mahogany ply. Appearance of cedar varies from lighter tones to darker brownish tones.
Our dulcimer package includes a soft padded heavy duty nylon case, beginner's book, pick, noter, and 2 year warranty. All for $269.00.
Add a Sanrk SN8 electronic tuner at the time of purchase and save $3.00 if ordered separately. Normally the Snark SN8 is $20.00. Adding it now adds only $17.00 to your dulcimer package for a total of $286.00.