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
•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 by Legacy CD
'Peacock’s Feathers'

 


SAVE THE DATES!

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


CALENDAR
August  September  October 2015


Laguna Woods Monthly Jam

Led by Patti Amelotte
Aug 6th, Sep 3rd, Oct 1st, 2015 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: patti@pattiamelotte.com
310-995-7171
Donations accepted. Bring a snack to share.

West Side Hammered Dulcimers
Led by Barbara Gershman
Aug 12th, Sep 9th, 2015 Wednesday
No gathering in October: Festival time!
6:30 - 9:00 pm
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!

TLT Monthly Open Jam
Aug 22nd, Sep 26th, Oct 24th, 2015 Saturday
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

OC- Hammered Dulcimers
Led by Barbara Gershman
Aug 25th, Sep 29th, Oct 27th, 2015 Tuesday
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Huntington Beach, CA
RSVP to bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Potluck first.

Poway Dulcimer Group
Aug 30th, Sep 13th, 2015 Sunday
No gathering in October: Festival time!
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Usually 2nd Sunday - but varies
Plan ahead for Sept 13th, 2015
No Gathering in October: Festival Time!
For all instruments and levels
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 pjolsonp@gmail.com
No charge.
Please bring a healthy snack to share.

BETTER THAN ONE
Patti Amelotte & Barbara Gershman Two hammered dulcimers
Sep 18th, 2015 Friday
5:30pn - 6:30 pm
Hammered dulcimer entertainment for the dinner hour before the Pilgrim Place Progressive Music & Folk Festival
625 Mayflower Road, Claremont, CA

BARBARA GERSHMAN
Solo hammered dulcimer
Sep 26th, 2015 Saturday
9:00 am - 11:30 am
Los Angeles County Arboretum Annual Members Meeting
301 North Baldwin Ave. Arcadia, CA 91007

On A Lark At Alta Coffee
Celtic Tunes & More
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Jill Cassidy - Irish Whistle
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Sept 19, 2015 Saturday
3rd Sat. every other month
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Alta Coffee Warehouse & Restaurant
506 - 31st St. Newport Beach, CA
http://www.altacoffeeshop.com
Info bgershman@socal.rr.com

SCDH BOOTH at Huntington Beach 2015 GREEN EXPO
Jammers needed to demo dulcimers &
Talk up the 10/10/15 Dulcimer Festival
Play tunes and have fun!
Other acoustic instruments welcome
Sep 26th, 2015 Saturday
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Family Fun Zone Huntington Beach City Hall Grounds
2000 Main St Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Sign up with Barbara Gershman bgershman@socal.rr.com



LOOKING AHEAD
21st SCDH HARVEST FESTIVAL OF DULCIMERS
Saturday, October 10, 2015
9am-8pm
Costa Mesa, CA
Please see www.scdh.org
For Schedule and Festival Details