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Walter is retiring from making instruments. The instruments listed on the website right now are the LAST INSTRUMENTS available from Walter.

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Walt also has around 100 bones & spoons to sell. Feel free to ask about adding some of these fun rhythm instruments to your order!

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(SOLD) Hourglass Dulcimer / #1127

Do you have questions about this instrument, or just want to speak with the person who made it?

You can call me at (276) 388-3202 or email info@cabincreekmusic.com.



Price: $495

The soundboard of this unique dulcimer is historic YELLOW POPLAR with vine motif soundholes rescued from Rocky Mount, TN the first capitol of the SW Territories, circa late 1800’s. The rest of the instrument is constructed from black walnut.  The sound is very pleasant, balanced and melodic.


  • Grover vertical geared tuners
  • a 6-1/2 fret
  • fretboard length is 26 1/2 inches
  • total dimensions are 36″x7″x2″

This instrument includes:

  • Instruction/ songbook
  • Pick and noter
  • A padded nylon case with accessory pocket and carrying strap
  • Extra strings and an electronic tuner/pickup are available – see the accessories page

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