Welcome

Barbara Gershman

HAMMERED DULCIMER
& ACCORDION


Solo, Band or Background Music for Your Special Event

 Recording Experience

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

 


CALENDAR
MAY 2016

SAN DIEGO AREA DULCIMER MEETUP
(formerly the Poway Dulcimer Group)
NEW LOCATION.
Need new name so bring suggestions.
May 7, 2016 - 1st Saturdays
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 or
(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
May 11, 2016 (2nd Wed. usually)
6:30-9:00pm
Culver-Palms United Methodist Church,
Room 64464 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230
RSVP to Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!

TLT (The Living Tradition) ‘JAM' & BOOTH
Music for Craft-Making
Anaheim Children’s Festival
May 21, 2016 - Saturday - 10am-2pm
Drop-in for an hour or 2
Free parking & admission
NEW LOCATION:
Pearson Park
401 N. Lemon St., Anaheim
Between Lincoln Ave., Harbor Blvd. & Anaheim St.
Exit on Harbor Blvd from I05 Fwy or 91 Fwy
Free Parking: around the park on Harbor, Cypress,
Lemon, Sycamore Streets. Also, corner of Lemon &
Cypress St.
Info.: Mindy Beli-Gucwa 714-914-7713 cell

ON A LARK
Mostly Celtic Tunes
May 21, 2016, Saturday (3rd Sat. every other month)
7:00-9:00 pm
Jill Cassidy - Irish whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Alta Coffee Warehouse & Restaurant
506 - 31st St., Newport Beach
Info: Barbara Gershman - 714-488-3166
bgershman@socal.rr.com
No charge - and the beverages and food are great!

OC HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
May 25, 2016 - Wednesday
6:00-9:00 pm
Meets monthly - date and place vary
Huntington Beach, CA
RSVP to - bgershman@socal.rr.com
for address and directions
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Light potluck first.

TLT MONTHLY OPEN JAM
May 28, 2016 - 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



LOOKING AHEAD

Please see www.scdh.org

Next SCDH Dulcimer Festival
Oct. 1, 2016, Costa Mesa, CA
4 hour Hammered Dulcimer Workshop
Oct. 2, Location TBA with Cathy Barton & Dave Para

KAREN ASHBROOK / PAUL OORTS MUSIC WORKSHOPS
Aug. 7 - 4pm to Aug. 13, 2015
10am
CHECK ASAP - if there is space available
Karen - Hammered Dulcimer
Paul - Mixed Instruments
Pismo Lighthouse Suite Hotel
Pismo Beach, CA
California Dreamin’ Music and Art/ Old World Jam
http://www.karenashbrook.com/OldWorldJam2016.html
Plein Air Painting option also - Jeanean Martin
http://jeaneansongcomartin.com/workshop/12486/session-ii-california-dreamin-music-and-art

SHIPLEY NATURE CENTER ‘Cool Summer Nights'
SCDH JAM - for DULCIMERS & All Acoustic instruments
Bring your instruments and join in,
or just come to listen!
Aug. 18, 2016 - 6-8pm
Family & friends welcome!!
Open to the public / FREE
Shipley Nature Center - amphitheater
Huntington Beach Central Park
17851 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
(NOT on side next to HB library)
See www.scdh.org for map
www.shipleynature.org
If the parking lot is full on Goldenwest, take Slater
or Ellis to Edwards & park off Center Park Dr.
BRING: Your snacks, water/ beverages (no alcohol),
insect repellent. Dress for the weather.
No pets.
Info. 714-488-3166, Barbara Gershman, Jam Leader
RSVP to bgershman@socal.rr.com and for suggested
tune list.