Tuesday, February 4, 2020

The Bitter End

147 Bleecker Street, New York, NY

Electric rock gig.

Show starts at 8pm. Six bands, including me. I go on at 11:45.

Lineup: TBA, Kamikaze Choir, Smilin' Jack, The Love Pirates, Rain of Kings, and me.

Click here for Facebook event link


Friday-Saturday, February 7-8, 2020

Colorado Dulcimer Festival

Littleton, CO

Workshop Instructor (mountain dulcimer and guitar) and Performer

Teaching 2-part class for absolute beginners, plus "Rock & Roll Dulcimer" (INT) and a guitar workshop, "Make It More Interesting."



Friday, February 28, 2020

Troubadour Acoustic Concert Series

(Formerly the Minstrel Acoustic Concert Series)

The Folk Project

Morristown, NJ

Opening for Irish band "Poor Man's Gambit"



Friday-Sunday, March 6-8, 2020

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival

Dulcimer Association of Albany, NY

Latham, NY

Teaching "Making the most of your 1.5 fret" (INT), Getting more comfortable" (BEG), and "Chord Boot Camp" (BEG-NOV). Also, leading the Folk Revival Jam.



Friday-Saturday, April 16-18, 2020

Delta Blues Dulcimer Revival

Clarksdale, Mississippi


Teaching "Led Zeppelin: Blues with a stack of Marshalls" ... "The Blue 1.5 Fret" ... and "John Lee Hooker."



Friday-Saturday, May 16-17, 2020

Berkeley Dulcimer Gathering

Berkeley, CA

Featured Teaching Artist

Concert Friday evening ... 3 workshops Saturday ... 2 extended workshops Sunday



Saturday, June 20, 2020


Charlotte, NC

Weekend-long Beatles festival.

I'll be performing Beatle songs on dulcimer.



Friday-Saturday,  June 21-27, 2020

Kentucky Music Week

Bardstown, KY




Friday-Sunday, August 14-16, 2020

August Dulcimer Daze

West Dover, VT

Workshop leader



Friday-Saturday, October 2-3, 2020

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival

Milford, CT




Folk Music Society of New York Fall Weekend (NY) ... Featured performer, October 2017

Minstrel Acoustic Music Series (NJ) ... January 2018 

Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse (PA) ... February 2018

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival (Dulcimer Association of Albany, NY) ... March 2018

Lagniappe Dulcimer Fête (LA) ... Featured performer, March 2018

Private event (NJ) ... April 2018

DulcimerCrossing.com ... Live webcast, July 2018

August Dulcimer Daze (VT) ... Workshop instructor, August 2018

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival (Dulcimer Association of Albany, NY) ... March 2019

Walnut Beach Farmers' Market (CT) ... August 2019

Private event (CT) ... August 2019

Misery Bay Dulcimer Club (PA) ... Day of workshops & concert October 2019

Genesee Valley Mountain Dulcimer Club (NY) ... Day of workshops & concert October 2019

Fundraising event (Erie, PA) ... Featured performer, October 2019

Selected past events:

As performer:

Dulcimer Day in Duluth (MN) ... Featured performer, 2016

Dulcimer Folk Association (DF#A) benefit show (CT) ... Featured performer, 2015

Fair On the Green (Milford, CT)

Folk Music Society of New York Fall Weekend (NY) ... Featured performer, 2017

Folk Project Acoustic Music Getaway (formerly Folk Project Festival, NJ) ... Several times

Horses Sing None of It (NJ) ... Featured guest on public access TV music/interview show, 2017

Lagniappe Dulcimer Fête (LA) ... Featured performer, 2018

May Fair (Cos Cob, CT) ... 2017

Minstrel Acoustic Music Series (NJ) ... Several times

North Mianus Pow-Wow (Riverside, CT) ... Several times

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival (CT) ... Featured performer, 2013

Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse (PA) ... 2018

Assorted events in local schools, as performer or accompanist


As instructor / workshop leader:

August Dulcimer Daze (VT) ... 2017, 2018

Cranberry Dulcimer Gathering (NY) ... Numerous times

Folk Project Acoustic Music Getaway (formerly Folk Project Festival, NJ) ... Numerous times

Kentucky Music Week (KY) ... 2016, 2017

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival (Dulcimer Association of Albany, NY) ... Numerous times

New England Regional Folk Alliance conference (NERFA) (CT) ... Mentor, 2017-2019

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival (CT) ... 2004-present

Pocono Dulcimer WinterFest (PA) ... Numerous times