NOTE: Our winter jams are planned for Maple Terrace, in the Bridgewater Retirement Village, (usually in the Blue Ridge room), assuming there is no increase in Covid infections. We hope in the future to meet in the Augusta County Library in Weyers Cave for our spring jams. It is an accessible meeting room, with no stairs, convenient restrooms and near-to-the-door by parking. However, they are … Continue reading Join Us At Our Next Jam
Phyllis Gaskins, BRMDP Club member, and nationally recognized Galax dulcimer noter player and teacher, will be leading a week-long workshop at the John C. Campbell Folk School from February 27 – March 4. Make plans now to attend this in-person learning opportunity! Read more here: https://classes.folkschool.org/Instructors.aspx?id=275369&fbclid=IwAR1ojNDUBhJ9DTpjq-Nc3HMddqNd93LaUjbY7qZfyQEYtY7bQZ1lke2rWlA Continue reading Workshop Opportunity
Interested in heading SOUTH in February, for some dulcimer classes with fantastic teachers – AND warmer weather? The Central Florida Dulcimer Festival (re: Florida Winter Acoustic Gathering) is scheduled for Feb 10-12, 2022 in Mt. Dora Florida.The dulcimer festival will be live again next year. Please check us out at www.centralfloridadulcimerfestival.com. for information and registration. Continue reading Central Florida Dulcimer Festival
We love to support the wonderful workshop leaders we’ve had, and here are several fantastic ways to “play with Joe” in some great workshops! If you have his “Christmas with the Mountain Dulcimer, Vol. 2”, he is hosting a free “PLAY THROUGH”. Thursday, October 21 (7:30 pm EST) – New Harmony Dulcimer Workshop/Showroom. Free and open to the public. We talk about caring for your dulcimer and … Continue reading Join Joe Collins Virtually
Southern California Dulcimer Heritage (SCDH) presents our 27th annual / 2nd virtual Harvest Festival of Dulcimers, Friday night – Sunday, September 24 – 26, 2021, Pacific Time. Continue reading Virtual Harvest Festival of Dulcimers
Thursday practice session of Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, in 5 parts. Do YOU have some audio or video files of your groups you would like to have posted? It’s great to hear what different groups are doing! Continue reading Swing Low!
Have you every dreamed of playing ON STAGE at Grand Ole Opry? You and your dulcimer can make that dream come true! Register soon to reserve your spot, if interested! Continue reading YOU can play at Grand Ole Opry!
Whispering Hope – Septimus Winner, 1868, arr. Tull Glazener Amazing Grace- Tune: New Britain, arr. Edwin Excell, 1829 It Is Well With My Soul – Phillip Bliss, 1873 Go In Peace – Travellers Rest, arr. Tull Glazener Continue reading Sunday Morning at Holy Cross
Three summertime THIRD SATURDAY jams are scheduled, outdoors at Oakdale Park in Bridgewater. The June 19 gathering will be at Shelter #3 from 1 pm – 3 pm. Bring a chair to sit and play in, your dulcimer and jam book. We hope for good weather – check our website, Facebook page or your email if the weather is questionable that morning. The July 17 … Continue reading Let’s Gather to Play!
Some of our club members have been invited to play at Holy Cross Episcopal Church near Batesville. These old hymn favorites were played for the worship on Sunday, February 21. Be Thou My Vision: https://youtu.be/IdJNhGXoX9Q Jesus Loves Me: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6UEQIS_HOA&feature=youtu.be He Leadeth me: https://youtu.be/dhoSzviw9DQ Go in Peace: https://youtu.be/AWAPgx1V1os Continue reading More from Sunday Mornings