Welcome

Barbara Gershman

HAMMERED DULCIMER
& ACCORDION


Solo, Band or Background Music for Your Special Event

 Recording Experience

- plus-

 BEGINNING HAMMERED DULCIMER LESSONS

 

CONTACT INFO

Barbara Gershman

(714) 963-4665

bgershman@socal.rr.com

www.DulcimerNotes.com


OUR BANDS

 

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Better Than One

Hammered Dulcimer Duo

Photos 
Performances
CD-Winter Bells 
www.pattiamelotte.com

info@pattiamelotte.com

-Patti Amelotte

 

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Dulcimania

Celtic Trio
Photos

Performances

CD-Live at Alta Coffee

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

AND

dulcimaniaband@gmail.com

-Norm Jacobson

 

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 Legacy

Multi-instrument Duo or
Ensemble

Photos 
CD-Peacock’s Feathers 
Performances
Legacy Sampler Video at:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PH59rk-kMxo
www.musicbypatty.com

mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

-Patty McCollom

 

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 ON A LARK
Trio with a Twist!
Photos
Performances

bgershman@socal.rr.com

 

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www.scdh.org



Southern California
Dulcimer Heritage
Non-profit support group for all things DULCIMER

Sponsor of Practice & Jam groups &

Golden Strings Youth Fretted Dulcimer Group

 

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SOLO Hammered Dulcimer

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

Tall Ships Festival
9/8/13
Dana Point
Ocean Institute

AAUW
3/16/13
Authors Luncheon
Old Ranch Country Club
Seal Beach

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

AAUW
12/10/11
Holiday Program
Meadowlark Country Club
Huntington Beach


More of Barbara’s Photos



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:

•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


•Jeri Westerson Medieval Noir Mystery Writer Book Launch -
Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena

•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


•Mission Viejo Library
- Coloring Project

•Mission Viejo Friends of the Arts
- Photography Exhibit Reception

•Newport Beach Memory Care

•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
"Peacock's Feathers"
From by Legacy CD
'Peacock’s Feathers'

 


CALENDAR
January/February 2017

SAN DIEGO AREA DULCIMER MEETUP
Jan. 7, 2017- First Saturday, usually
11:00 am - 2:00 pm Doors open at 11:00
Callahan’s Pub and Brewery Restaurant
8111 Mira Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92126
http://www.callahanspub.com/
Hammered and fretted dulcimers welcome, as well as any acoustic instruments!
Please RSVP: Jim Przywara jimprzy@san.rr.com
(858) 586-0472 - leave a message
No cost but purchases of food or beverages appreciated.
Mostly Irish music - but anything is fair game to play.

WEST SIDE HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
Jan. 11, 2017 - usually 2nd Wed.
6:30-9:00pm
Culver-Palms United Methodist Church, Room 6
4464 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230
RSVP to Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!

OC HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
Jan. ?, 2016 - Date TBD
7:00-9:00 pm
Meets monthly - date and place vary
Stay tuned for January date/ place
RSVP to - bgershman@socal.rr.com
for address and directions
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!

TLT MONTHLY OPEN JAM
Jan. 28, 2017 - 4th Saturday
5:00-7:00 pm
New temporary location for 2 months
First Congregational Church of ANAHEIM
515 N. State College Blvd., Anaheim
Entrance - on Sycamore
All acoustic instruments (not amplified)
Sponsored by The Living Tradition
$2 donation requested/ jammer
Info: 714-267-4567, Patty McCollom
mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

THE MYSTERY OF MODES WORKSHOP (Weekend)
Karen Ashbrook, CMP (Certified Music Practitioner)
Feb. 24-26, 2017 - (Fri. night to Sun. afternoon)
Best Western Plus Casablanca Inn
1601 N. El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672
Explore modes used for relaxation, in therapeutic
music, and in Celtic & Appalachian traditional music.
Cover: Defining characteristics, chord progressions,
improvising.
Geared to Hammered Dulcimers & Harps, but other melody instruments are welcome.
Contact Karen for more info & questions:
http://karenashbrook.com/lessons/mystery_ca.html
mail@karenashbrook.com
301-655-0103
Join Jim P, Lori Y, Barbara G, and Bill J from SCDH at this super special workshop!!!



LOOKING AHEAD

Stay tuned for more dulcimer-related events!!

Check for www.scdh.org Calendar Updates