Kirk House, Bass Dulcimer
Kirk House has been playing the dulcimer for 12 years; for the last six he has specialized in the bass dulcimer. He is a Nationally Certified Dulcimer Teacher, through the Western Carolina University (Dulcimer U Program). Kirk plays several different styles and designs of bass dulcimer, including 3-string, 4-string, and double bass. He performs as part of a duo with his wife, Judy House, as well as a member of the trio Cantabile-Jubilee, and the quartet string section, SASSY.
Other musical interests of Kirk's include mandolin, bowed dulcimer, ukulele, and shape-note singing. Kirk is delighted to be making his first appearance at the Chautauqua on the Wabash as an instructor.