Dulcimers In The News

Article on Leo Kretzner & Gregg Schneeman:

Dulcimers and Astronomers at Shipley
Read whole article in Huntington Beach Independent (affiliate of Los Angeles Times)

The world on a (hammered) string.
The sweet sound of dulcimers, plus other acoustic instruments, will liven the Shipley Nature!

Barbara Gershman practices her hammered dulcimer, a table-like percussion string instrument, in her Huntington Beach home. She is vice president of the Southern California Dulcimer Heritage Group and has been at it 25 years.
(Don Leach, HB Independent / August 12, 2013)
By Rhea Mahbubani August 13, 2013 3:50 p.m.

See Paul Babcock’s ‘Scrap Wood Dulcimer’
(Paul is a SCDH sponsor!)

2013 Orange County Fair - Crafts & Woodworking Building
Paul, you have many admirers of your outstanding woodworking projects! Wasn’t last year’s exhibit a Tennessee Music Box?


Leo Kretzner shared this interesting article & linkon
international dulcimer players

“For the first time, the Chinese dulcimer yangqin and the Indian dulcimer santoor were played together with a symphony orchestra at a recent concert in Beijing titled East Meets East...”