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


•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

•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
October/November 2016

OC HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
Oct. 26, 2016 - Wednesday
Nov. 30
Dec. - to be scheduled
7:00-9:00 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!

BETTER THAN ONE
Patti Amelotte & Barbara Gershman
Two Hammered Dulcimers
Oct. 28, 2016 - Friday
10am - 1:30pm
Artistic License Fair
Hand made contemporary crafts
Estancia Park
1900 Adams Ave.
Costa Mesa, CA
Corner of Mesa Verde West & Adams Ave.
Entrance off Boa Vista
Info: bgershman@socal.rr.com
Free event

SAN DIEGO AREA DULCIMER MEETUP
(formerly the Poway Dulcimer Group)
Nov. 5, 2016 - First Saturday, usually
Dec. 3
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
(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.

BARBARA GERSHMAN
SING-ALONG / Solo - Accordion
Nov. 9, 2016 - Wednesday
11am - 12noon
Newport Beach Memory Care
1000 Halyard, Newport Beach, CA 92663
Info. bgershman@socal.rr.com

WEST SIDE HAMMERED DULCIMERS
Led by Barbara Gershman
Nov. 9, 2016 - usually 2nd Wed.
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!

ON A LARK - AT ALTA COFFEE
Nov. 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



LOOKING AHEAD

Please see www.scdh.org

ON A LARK
35th VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS
Jill Cassidy - Irish Whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Dec. 3, 2016 - Saturday
11am to 3pm
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

BARBARA GERSHMAN - SOLO HAMMERED DULCIMER
and Holiday Sing-Along
Whittier Family & Consumer Sciences/ Home & Community
Dec. 5, 2016 - Monday
1-3pm
Info: Barbara Gershman - 714-488-3166
bgershman@socal.rr.com

ON A LARK
Holiday Program
Jill Cassidy - Irish Whistle
Barbara Gershman - Hammered Dulcimer, Accordion
Terry Gucwa - Cello
Dec. 6, 2016 - Tuesday
11am - 12 noon
Newport Beach Memory Care
1000 Halyard, Newport Beach, CA 92663
Info. bgershman@socal.rr.com

BETTER THAN ONE
Patti Amelotte & Barbara Gershman
Holiday Music on Two Hammered Dulcimers
Dec. 10, 2016 - Saturday, 5:30-7:30pm
53rd Annual CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY
HOLIDAY WASSAIL GALA
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 Musco Center for the Arts
Info. or tickets: College of Performing Arts
714-997-6624 / copa@chapman.edu

Stay tuned for more dulcimer-related events!!
Check for www.scdh.org Calendar Updates