Barbara         Gershman


Solo, Band  or Background Music for Your Special Event

• Recording Experience

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Barbara’s Photos


Barbara Gershman

(714) 963-4665

Our Bands

Better Than One

   Hammered Dulcimer Duo



   Celtic Trio



    Multi-instrument Duo or


Legacy Sampler Video at:



Trio with a Twist!



Better Than One

  1. -Patti Amelotte




  1. -Norm Jacobson



  1. -Patty McCollom  

  1. - Southern California Dulcimer Heritage

  2. -Non-profit support group for all things DULCIMER

  3. -Sponsor of Practice & Jam groups & Golden Strings Youth Fretted Dulcimer Group


SOLO Hammered Dulcimer



Music is more fun when shared. 

If you’re looking for music for a special event,

please keep us in mind.






Barbara’s  SOLO  Performances Include:

AAUW (American Association of University Women) Westminster-Fountain Valley-Huntington Beach Branch,

        Holiday Program - Huntington Beach

        Authors Luncheon and Fund Raiser - Annual - Seal Beach

Anaheim Meadows, Anaheim

Artistic License Boutique Fair - Annual - Costa Mesa

Avalon at Newport East, Newport Beach

Butterfly Tea - ‘Tea for 2 or 50’, Orange

Calif. Assn. Family & Consumer Sciences, Orange District, Home & Community

Crystal Cove Care Center, Newport Beach

Folk Art Council 12th Night Celebration (support group for Craft & Folk Art Museum), Los Angeles

Huntington Terrace, Huntington Beach

Kona Kai High Tea, Santa Ana

Laguna Woods Village Chorale Holiday Concert , Laguna Hills

Los Angeles Arboretum  - Annual - Members Meeting, Arcadia

Moon Gate Salon, Irvine

Memorial Services

Orange Coast College Dietetic Technician Professional Development Day, Costa Mesa

Orange County Psychological Association, Laguna Beach

P.E.O., Corona del Mar

Private Parties and Celebrations

Renaissance Faire - Annual -  Bert Lynn  Middle School, Torrance

Saddleback College Women’s Conferences, Mission Viejo

Sebrook Residence, La Quinta

Shakespeare in the Huntington Beach Park, Huntington Beach

South Orange County Alumnae Panhellenic, Irvine

Sunrise Care, Huntington Beach

Tall Ships Festival, Ocean Institute Courtyard, Dana Point

Zonta Club Holiday Time, Orange


Hammered Dulcimer ~ Music for the Soul


Tune sample:  Si Bheag Si Mohr from Peacock’s Feathers CD by Legacy



 2015 SCDH Harvest Festival of Dulcimers
Oct 10th 9 am - 8 pm
Presbyterian Church of the Covenant
Costa Mesa
, CA


June 2015

Laguna Woods Monthly Jam
Led by Patti Amelotte  
June 4th, 2015, 1st Thursday
12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Open to all level hammered dulcimer players
Led by Patti Amelotte
You need to have your name on the list at the guard gate to please email or call Patti if you want to come.
Info: 310-995-7171
Donations accepted. Bring a snack to share.

Barbara Gershman - Solo Hammered Dulcimer
June 5th, 2015 - Friday
10:30 am - 12:00 noon
Bert Lynn Middle School Renaissance Day
Torrance, CA
RSVP & address -

West Side Hammered Dulcimers
Led by Barbara Gershman
June 10th, 2015, (2nd Wed. usually)
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Culver-Palms United Methodist Church, Room 6
4464 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230
RSVP to Barbara Gershman

Sharing tunes & playing for fun!

Poway Dulcimer Group
June 14th, 2nd  Sunday this month!! 
11:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Usually 2nd Sunday - but varies   
For all instruments and levels
11:00 - 12:00 noon - Focused on Beginners  and special help available
Playing a wide variety of tunes - Celtic, Old Time and more
Poinsettia Sr. MHP Clubhouse
13648 Edgemoor St., Poway, CA 92064  
Info: Patricia Olson at   
No charge.
Please bring a healthy snack to share.    

OC- Hammered Dulcimers
Led by Barbara Gershman
June 18th, 2015 – Thursday
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Huntington Beach
, CA
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Potluck first.

The Kingsley Sessions
Concerts, Sessions & Artistic Gatherings
All instrument Jam & Brunch Potluck
In the home of Patti Amelotte
June 20th, 2015 - Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Please email or call for details or 310-995-7171
Donations accepted

TLT Monthly Open Jam 
June 27th, 2015
5:00 - 6:45 pm, 4th Saturday
Anaheim Community Center
250 E. Center St., Anaheim, CA
All acoustic instruments (not amplified)
Sponsored by The Living Tradition
Info: 714-267-4567    

AAUW 12/10/11 Holiday Program, Meadowlark Country Club

Huntington Beach

AAUW 3/16/13 Authors Luncheon, Old Ranch Country Club

Seal Beach

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Barbara’s  Photos

Tall Ships Festival 9/8/13 Dana Point

Ocean Institute

L.A. Arboretum Annual Members Meeting 9/29/12 Arcadia

L.A. Arboretum Annual Members Meeting 9/27/14 Arcadia