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) 488-3166 or (714)963-4665

bgershman@socal.rr.com

www.DulcimerNotes.com


OUR BANDS

 

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 On A Lark Trio
Celtic and More...
Photos
Performances

bgershman@socal.rr.com

www.DulcimerNotes.com

 

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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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 Legacy

Multi-instrument Duo, Trio 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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 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
Arcadia



South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

Tall Ships Festival
Dana Point
Ocean Institute

AAUW
Authors Luncheon
Old Ranch Country Club
Seal Beach

L.A. Arboretum
Annual Members Meeting
Arcadia

AAUW
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

•P.E.O. - Christmas Tea, Orange

•Private Parties and Celebrations


•Renaissance Faire - Annual - Bert Lynn Middle School, Torrance


•Rowntree Gardens (Quaker Gardens Senior Community), Garden Grove

•Saddleback College Women’s Conferences, Mission Viejo

•Sebrook Residence, La Quinta

•Shakespeare in the Huntington Beach Park, Huntington Beach

•South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa


•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
“Planxty Fanny Poer”
Composed by Turlough O'Carolan
Performed by ON A LARK
 

 

CALENDAR
Jul/Aug/Sep 2020

SCDH 26th ANNUAL
DULCIMER FESTIVAL

ALL ONLINE VIA ZOOM!
Sep 25th, 26th & 27th, 2020 (Pacific Time)

https://scdh.org//SCDH/Welcome.html

Friday, Sep 25th
6:30 to 8:00 pm
3 Jams
FREE


Saturday, Sep 26th
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Workshops and 3 FREE Jams
All workshops $50 / Single workshops $20
Hammered and Fretted/Mountain Dulcimers, Ukulele, Bodhran,
Same Songs-Same Chord Changes, Tin Whistle, Sing-Along


Saturday, Sep 26th 
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Concert

https://onlineconcertthing.com
 $15/household

Tina Bergmann - Hammered Dulcimer https://allroadsleadhome.com
 
Neal Hellman - Fretted/Mountain Dulcimer https://www.gourd.com/hellmann.html 


Sunday, Sep 27th
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Focus Workshops 
$50 payable to instructor

Tina Bergmann
 Hammered Dulcimer & Mixed Instruments
‘O’Carolan Treasures’

Neal Hellman
Mountain Dulcimer
'Music of the World / Singing with the Dulcimer’

REGISTER SOON!!!
Limited spaces
Register now to save your place
Registration closes Sep 11th, midnight
 
Register & Pay On-Line or By Mail
https://scdh.org//SCDH/Fest._Reg_Tickets.html

Questions: Barbara Gershman - Festival Coordinator
bgershman@socal.rr.com
714-488-3166


Regional Groups Play Together Via Zoom Contact Leaders for Dates & Info

WEST SIDE HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Usually Zoom 2nd Tuesdays - 7-9pm

FOUNTAIN VALLEY SENIOR SINGERS & STRUMMERS & HOOT
Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing songs & playing for fun!
Zoom weekly, Wednesdays - 1:15-3:15pm
Led by Donna Ewing/ Asst. Barbara Gershman

OC HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Usually Zoom last Wednesdays - 5:30-7pm

TLT MONTHLY OPEN JAM
Patty McCollom mccollomp@sbcglobal.net
All instruments, traditional tunes
Sponsored by The Living Tradition
Usually Zoom 4th Saturdays Early Evening

SAN DIEGO DULCIMER MEETUP
Jim Przywara - jimprzy@san.rr.com
858-586-0472 - leave a message
Mostly Irish music - but anything is fair game



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Karen Ashbrook’s Mystery of Modes Workshop Group, San Clemente, Feb. 2017