Sharon Gartley - Hammered Dulcimer Music and Instruction - Hammerstrings


The Golden Key
(Sharon arranged the music for this video presentation)


Note: This music was generated by my notation software, based on my score.
No live musicians were injured in the making of this music ;)

I make this music freely available for individuals to enjoy but not for distribution, copying, recording, etc.  Please ask permission if you want it for something other than your own personal use. Email me if you'd like sheet music that's not posted. I'd love to hear from you if you listened to or downloaded any of it. Let me know what you think!


      Copyright Sharon Gartley - All rights reserved

Gentle Whisper - solo or duet.wma      (about)
Gentle Whisper - trio arrangement.wma

Wellspring - trio arrangement.wma    (about)
Wellspring - solo arrangement.wma

Dorian Adventure.wma

Stepping Stones (exercise) PDF   midi

Overextended PDF   midi  

Dancing On My Father's Feet PDF   midi 

Leafdance.mp3  (10-25-2008)

A Merry Heart.mp3 - trio arrangement (11-24-2008)

      Copyright Sharon Gartley - All rights reserved
      Below are some of the arrangements I've written. I will add more as time allows.

     (sound files are from my notation software, not live musicians)

Sweet Hour of Prayer.wma.

Jesus Loves Me/I've Got the Joy/This Little Light of Mine.mp3 
(for Easter 2009 - arr. for 3 hammered dulcimers, flute & keyboard

Simple Joy (Simple Gifts/Joyful Joyful).mp3

Be thou My Vision.pdf    midi

By the Waters of Babylon (trio version).pdf     wma

By the Waters of Babylon (solo dulcimer).pdf    midi

I Will Arise and Go to Jesus (solo dulcimer).pdf    midi

All Hail the Power/Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee.pdf   midi

Ash Grove Chop.wma  

Jesus Medley.wma

You Raise Me Up.mp3


 Resources I've created for myself and students
  hd layout overview.pdf
(I created this for the parents of a young student)

Tool for learning the notes and standard notation on an hd

     hd notes worksheet.pdf
     hd notes worksheet answer key.pdf

Major/Minor Illustration

Chord progressions I-IV-V7.pdf



Copyright 2012 Sharon Gartley