Welcome

 
 

Barbara         Gershman

HAMMERED DULCIMER & ACCORDION

Solo, Band  or Background Music for Your Special Event

• Recording Experience

- plus-

• BEG. HAMMERED DULCIMER LESSONS

Barbara’s Photos


CONTACT Info.

Barbara Gershman

(714) 963-4665

bgershman@socal.rr.com

www.DulcimerNotes.com




Our Bands

Better Than One

   Hammered Dulcimer Duo

      Performances

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   Celtic Trio

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Legacy

    Multi-instrument Duo or

    Ensemble

Legacy Sampler Video at:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PH59rk-kMxo

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TPBJ Quartet

Quartet with a Twist!

   Photos



LINKS

Better Than One

www.pattiamelotte.com

info@pattiamelotte.com

  1. -Patti Amelotte

  

Dulcimania

www.ics.uci.edu/~jacobson/Dulcimer.html

                    AND

dulcimaniaband@gmail.com

  1. -Norm Jacobson

  

Legacy

www.musicbypatty.com

mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

  1. -Patty McCollom

   

www.scdh.org  

  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

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SOLO Hammered Dulcimer

 
 

Music is more fun when shared. 

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

please keep us in mind.

Solos

Duos

Trios

Quartet

Ensembles


Barbara’s  SOLO  Performances Include:


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

        Holiday Program - Huntington Beach

        Authors Luncheon and Fund Raiser - Annual - Seal Beach

  1. Anaheim Meadows, Anaheim

  2. Artistic License Boutique Fair - Annual - Costa Mesa

  3. Avalon at Newport East, Newport Beach

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

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

  6. Crystal Cove Care Center, Newport Beach

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

  8. Huntington Terrace, Huntington Beach

  9. Kona Kai High Tea, Santa Ana

  10. Los Angeles Arboretum Annual Members Meeting, Arcadia

  11. Moon Gate Salon, Irvine

  12. Memorial Services

  13. Orange Coast College Dietetic Technician Professional Development Day, Costa Mesa

  14. Orange County Psychological Association, Laguna Beach

  15. P.E.O., Corona del Mar

  16. Private Parties and Celebrations

  17. Renaissance Faire (annual), Bert Lynn  Middle School, Torrance

  18. Saddleback College Women’s Conferences, Mission Viejo

  19. Sebrook Residence, La Quinta

  20. Shakespeare in the Huntington Beach Park, Huntington Beach

  21. Sunrise Care, Huntington Beach

  22. Tall Ships Festival, Ocean Institute Courtyard, Dana Point

  23. Zonta Club Holiday Time, Orange



 

Hammered Dulcimer ~ Music for the Soul

 

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

September/October 2014

WHAT A GREAT FESTIVAL!  THANKS TO ALL!!!


2014 SCDH Harvest Festival of Dulcimers

Sept. 13 - Culver-Palms UMC, Culver City, CA 9am-8pm

Sept. 14 - Hammered Dulcimer & ALL Instrument Focus Workshop,

“HOW to SHARE YOUR MUSIC with OTHERS”

9:30am-1:30pm, Island Bazaar, Huntington Beach;

Featuring: RUTH SMITH - Hammered Dulcimer &

STEVE SMITH - Guitar, banjo, ukulele, composer, recording expertise

Zionville, North Carolina  - http://www.steveandruth.com

www.scdh.org  - all Festival Info.

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Sat., Sept. 20, 8-10:30 pm, Dulcimania at Alta Coffee House

Barbara Gershman-HD, accordion

Brad Moore-octave mandolin, baritone violin, tenor banjo

Special guest - Jill Cassidy-Irish whistle 

(3rd Saturday every other month)

Alta Coffee Warehouse & Restaurant

506 31st St, Newport Beach 

Info.: Barbara Gershman, bgershman@socal.rr.com

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Sat., Sept. 27, 9-11:30 am - Barbara Gershman

Solo Hammered Dulcimer

Los Angeles Arboretum & Botanic Garden

Annual Members Meeting

301 North Baldwin Avenue

Arcadia, CA 91007

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Sat., Sept. 27, 5-6:45 pm - TLT Monthly Open Jam

4th Sat. - All acoustic instruments (not amplified)

1st hour - SLOW JAM.   Sponsored by The Living Tradition

Anaheim Community Center, 250 E. Center St.,

Anaheim, CA

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Wed., Oct. 8, 6:30-9 pm -   WEST SIDE Hammered Dulcimers

Sharing tunes and playing for fun

‘Usually -2nd Wednesday’

Culver-Palms United Methodist Church, Room 6

4464 Sepulveda Blvd.,  Culver City, CA 90230

RSVP to Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com

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Sun., Oct. 12,  11:00 am-2 pm - 

POWAY/San Diego DULCIMER GROUP

Welcoming Hammered & Fretted Dulcimers

Second Sunday

All acoustic instruments & levels welcome.

Doors open at 10:30am for tuning and set up

Poinsettia Sr. MHP Clubhouse

13648 Edgemoor St., Poway, CA 92064

RSVP: Patricia Olson <pjolsonp@gmail.com>

951-929-8818

https://plus.google.com/102905811520134153764/about?gl=us&hl=en

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Fri., Oct. 24, 10am-1:30pm -   BETTER THAN ONE

Patti Amelotte & Barbara Gershman

on Two Hammered Dulcimers

Artistic License Fair, Estancia Park

1900 Adams Ave.,  Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Info: Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com

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Wed., Oct. 29, 6:00-9:00 pm  - OC- Hammered Dulcimers

Planning Irish Music to share & playing for fun...

Huntington Beach, CA

RSVP & address - Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com



SAVE THE DATES:

Thurs., Nov. 13, 10:30-11:15am -   LEGACY

Barbara Gershman, Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion

Patty McCollom, banjo, whistle, fiddle, bodhran

ParkWest Care & Rehabilitation Center

2210 E. First Street, Santa Ana, CA 92705  

Info.: 714-267-4567


Sat., Nov. 15, 8-10:30 pm, Dulcimania at Alta Coffee House

Barbara Gershman - HD, accordion

Patti Amelotte - HD, button accordion

(a founding member of Dulcimania!)

Special guest - Terry Gucwa - Cello 

(3rd Saturday every other month)

Alta Coffee Warehouse & Restaurant

506 31st St, Newport Beach 

Info.: Barbara Gershman, bgershman@socal.rr.com







 

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

Huntington Beach

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

Seal Beach


Click here to see:

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