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Hammered Dulcimer


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Coming up on Our State:

7/21 - Elizabeth City/Window Dressing/On Pines and Needles
Bland Simpson introduces us to Elizabeth City, his home town. See how Salem Stained Glass restores and creates dazzling arrays of windows for churches. Learn how longleaf pine needles emerged as a valuable North Carolina harvest.

7/28 - Living with an Island/Island Inspirations/Nocturnal Visitors
Take a casebook look at how to coexist with nature on a barrier island system. "Old Baldie" is not just a beacon to tourists; it and the island it waches over bring inspiration to a special group of artists. Enthusiastic volunteers help a seldom seen nocturnal visitor to our coastal shores, loggerhead turtles.

8/1 - The Sweetest Sound/Gause Tomb - NEW EPISODE
With special guest David Holt, see how the hammered dulcimer finds its home on the Blue Ridge thanks to artisan Jerry Read Smith. Then, join two cousins in Ocean Isle as they discover the final resting place of their ancestors, and the intriguing history behind it.

8/4 - The Sweetest Sound/Gause Tomb - REBROADCAST
With special guest David Holt, see how the hammered dulcimer finds its home on the Blue Ridge thanks to artisan Jerry Read Smith. Then, join two cousins in Ocean Isle as they discover the final resting place of their ancestors, and the intriguing history behind it.

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