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
"Si Bheag Si Mohr"
From by Legacy CD
'Peacock’s Feathers'

 

CALENDAR
DECEMBER 2015/JANUARY 2016

ON A LARK
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Nov. 21, 2015, Saturday
10:00am - 2:00 pm
Irvine Ranch Heritage Day
Irvine Ranch Historic Park
13042 Old Myford Rd., Irvine, CA
Info: Barbara Gershman - 714-488-3166
bgershman@socal.rr.com


ON A LARK
Mostly Celtic tunes
Jill Cassidy - Irish whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Nov. 21, 2015, Saturday (3rd Sat. every other month)
7:00-9:00 pm
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!

TLT MONTHLY OPEN JAM
Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:00-6:45 pm
No jam in December
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

BETTER THAN ONE
Patti Amelotte & Barbara Gershman
Holiday Music on Two Hammered Dulcimers
Dec. 4 & 5, 2015, Friday & Saturday, 5:30 - 7:30PM
52nd Annual CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY WASSAIL
Performing during the Wassail hour and through dinner
in Fish Interfaith Center.
Many college musicians will be performing as well and later
for the Concert following in Memorial Hall.
Info. or tickets: Chapman U. ticket office,
714-997-6812
Usually sells out early!

ON A LARK
34th VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS
Jill Cassidy - Irish whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Dec. 5, 2015
11:00am - 3:00 pm
Festive holiday entertainment, music, food, exhibitors,
children’s crafts, handicraft vendors, decorated
historic buildings, visit from Santa.
Heritage Hill Historical Park
25151 Serrano Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
Info: Barbara Gershman - 714-488-3166
bgershman@socal.rr.com

WEST SIDE HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
Dec. 9, 2015 (2nd Wed. usually)
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
Dec. 15, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00-9:00 pm
This time in Fountain Valley, CA
RSVP to - bgershman@socal.rr.com
for address and directions
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Potluck dinner first.

Barbara Gershman
Solo Hammered Dulcimer & Accordion
Orange District Family & Consumer Sci.
Dec. 16, 2015, Wed.
12Noon - 3pm
Private home in Villa Park, CA

POWAY DULCIMER GROUP
Jan. 9, 2016, Saturday - 11 am - 2 pm,
NOW 2nd SATURDAY
No session in December
For ALL instruments and levels
Focusing on Irish music with books to share
1st hour - a bit of instruction and assistance to new members
Poinsettia Sr. MHP Clubhouse
13648 Edgemoor St., Poway, CA 92064
Contact Patricia Olson at pjolsonp@gmail.com for info.
No charge. Please bring a healthy snack to share.

ON A LARK
Mostly Celtic tunes
Jill Cassidy - Irish whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Jan. 16, 2016, Saturday (3rd Sat. every other month)
7:00-9:00 pm
Alta Coffee Warehouse & Restaurant506 - 31st St, Newport Beach Info: Barbara Gershman - 714-488-3166
bgershman@socal.rr.com
No charge - and the beverages and food are great!