Song List

Here is a “core” list of some basic repertoire songs that most mountain dulcimer players know. New players can use this list as a starting point, and visitors from other clubs can see which songs we have in common.

To access the tablature, click on the song name to open the link; the tab will open as a pdf file in your browser. To download, hover your cursor in the upper-right-hand corner of the page and click the down arrow.

Many thanks to the clubs and associations that have provided the tablature for these public domain songs. We encourage you to visit their websites and support their programs:

Athens AL

Three Rivers WA

Colorado Dulcimer Festival

Western North Carolina Dulcimer Collective

Bellingham, WA

Connecticut Dulcimer

Dogwood (Gulf area)

Everything Dulcimer

Amazing Grace  DAD, DAA

Angeline the Baker  DAD, DAA

Bile That Cabbage   DAD

Bile That Cabbage   DAA

Black Mountain Rag  DAD. DAA

Black Mountain Rag #2 DAd

Blowin’ In The Wind DAd

Bonapartes Retreat DAd

Danny Boy  DAD

Danny Boy  DAA

Down to the River to Pray   DAd

Down to the River to Pray   DAa

Fair And Tender Ladies DAd

Farther Along  DAD, DAA

Fiddlin a Round

Give Me The Roses   DAD

Give Me Roses   DAA

Go Tell Aunt Rhodie   DAd

Go Tell Aunt Rhodie   DAa

Goin to Boston DAd

Goin’ to Boston DAA

I Cant Help Falling In Love With You  DAD

I Cant Help Falling In Love With You  DAA

Ill Fly Away  DAd

Ill Fly Away   DAa

In The Bleak Midwinter  DAD, DAA

Little Liza Jane

little_liza_jane DAd counter-melody

Mississippi Sawyer  DAD, DAA

New River Train  DAD, DAA

Old Joe Clark  DAD, DAA

Rosin the Beau

Scotland the Brave DAD, DAA

Soldiers Joy DAD, DAA

Southwind  DAD, DAA

This Land

Wagon Wheel

Water Is Wide  DAD, DAA

When the Saints Go Marching In

Where the Soul Never Dies  DAD, DAA

Wildwood Flower DAD, DAA

Will the Circle Be Unbroken w/variations