North Carolina composer and musician Donna Marie has a wealth of experience as a performer and recording artist with numerous solo and ensemble projects. She plays the concert harp, Celtic harp, and the hammered dulcimer, performing a range of styles including Classical, Celtic, New Age, and World music as both a soloist and with musical ensemble groups. Many of her tracks also feature the Classical guitar, flute, and violin. You will enjoy Donna's more traditional pieces, as well as her New Age variations of these elegant Classic themes.
Donna Marie's specialty is the hammered dulcimer, a percussive stringed instrument used for World and Classical music. Its sound fits into many Ethnic categories and is particularly used for Celtic music within the US. It has a very distinctive, ringing sound ranging from bright and lively to ethereal and mystical.
Extended dulcimer rolls in the key of G pentatonic scale for use in projects where you want to add a touch of Chinese dulcimer, the yangqin. The sound of the true instrument is unprocessed and we made the rolls long enough for you to cut and edit with true sustain and long ring. Use for song intro, Strings, Miscellaneous strings
Extended dulcimer rolls in the key of G (G, A, B, D, G octave) for use in projects where you want to add a touch of dulcimer. Sound of the true instrument is unprocessed and we made the rolls long enough for you to cut and edit with true sustain, long ring. Intros, background, world fusion, Strings, Strings (miscellaneous)
Real harp! Two finger glissando for a different effect. Harpist is playing the gissando with two hands starting at spaced interval to give a fuller effect. Key of G, pentatonic scale for that ethereal, Oriental sound. First you hear a single row of notes in a shorter gliss, then the longer gliss, Strings, Harp sounds