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
MARCH/APRIL 2016

POWAY DULCIMER GROUP
March 5, SATURDAY
11 am - 2 pm,
For ALL instruments and levels
Focusing on Irish music with books to share
Old Poway Park
14134 Midland Rd., Poway, CA 92064
Farmers Market, vintage train rides, museum, historic buildings, Boardwalk Craft Market
http://poway.org/456/Farmers-Market
Set up to play on boardwalk, under the eaves, behind Hamburger Factory, S. of gazebo
Bring CHAIR, water, buy snacks.
Contact Patricia Olson at pjolsonp@gmail.com for info.

WEST SIDE HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
March 9, 2016 (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!

LEGACY
Irish Music
March 10, 2016 - Thursday
10:15-11:00 am
Patty McCollom - Banjo, Whistle, Baritone Uke, Fiddle, Vocals
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Advanced Rehabilitation Center
2210 E. First St, Santa Ana, CA 92705
Info.: Patty McCollom - mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

LEGACY
St. Patrick's Day Celebration
March 17, 2016 - Thursday
3:00-4:00pm
Patty McCollom - Banjo, Whistle, Baritone Uke, Fiddle, Vocals
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Irish Dancer
Emerald Court of Anaheim
1731 Medical Center Dr., Anaheim, CA 92801
Info.: Patty McCollom - mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

Barbara Gershman - Solo Hammered Dulcimer
March 19, 2016 - Saturday
10-11:30am
AAUW (American Assn. of University Women)
Westminster-Fountain Valley-Huntington Beach Branch
24th Annual Authors Luncheon
Mesa Verde Country Club
3000 Club House Road, Costa Mesa, CA
Info.: Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com

ON A LARK
IRISH Tunes for MARCH
March 19, 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
March 23, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30-9:00 pm
Meets monthly - date and place vary
This time in Fountain Valley, CA
RSVP to - bgershman@socal.rr.com
for address and directions
Sharing tunes & playing for fun!
Light potluck first.

TLT MONTHLY OPEN JAM
March 26, 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

LEGACY
Irish Dance Celebration
March 30, 2016 - Wednesday
9:45am
Patty McCollom - Banjo, Whistle, Baritone Uke, Fiddle, Vocals
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Irish Dancers
President Avenue Elementary School
1465 W. 243rd St., Harbor City, CA 90710
Info.: Patty McCollom - mccollomp@sbcglobal.net

Barbara Gershman - Solo Hammered Dulcimer
April 4, 2016 - Monday
6:30-8:30pm
Adult Coloring Program
Mission Viejo Library
100 Civic Center, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Info.: Barbara Gershman - bgershman@socal.rr.com



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