Friday-Saturday, October 19-20, 2018

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival

Milford, CT


Our 15th year!

Featured artists Rob Brereton & Thomasina Levy ... AppalAsia ... Marina Albero.

I'll be teaching hammered dulcimer this year.


Thursday-Sunday, November 8-11, 2018

Northeast Regional Folk Alliance Conference (NERFA)

Stamford, CT

Mentoring on mountain dulcimer & hammered dulcimer.

Hosting the "Decent Exposure" showcase Thursday night, room 2039.

  > Friday afternoon, 3:40pm, Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend, room 2092.

  > Friday late-night, 1:00am, Lyrical Nonsense, room 2092.

  > Friday late-night, 1:45am, Kucharik & Alvanos Present, room 2109.


  > Saturday late-night, 12:30am, Cup of Joe, room 2065.

  > Saturday late-night, 1:30am, Access Films, room 2105.


Friday-Sunday, March 1-3, 2019

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival

Latham, NY (near Albany)


I'll be leading workshops: Chord Boot Camp for beginners, and advanced Rock & Roll Mountain Dulcimer, plus a Folk Revival Jam for everybody.

Featured artists will be Aaron O'Rourke and Atwater & Donnelly. 



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


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

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

Pocono Dulcimer WinterFest (PA) ... Numerous times