Upcoming

Thursday-Saturday,  November 17-19, 2022

NGFDA 2022 3rd Virtual Fall Dulcimer Festival

Online

Instructor

 > Which Way Am I Supposed to Do This? (Level 1) - How to sort out all the different ways people play

 > Learning Chord Progressions the Painless Way (Level 2)

 > Classic Country Riffs (Level 3)

 > 2-fret Chords (Level 3)

 > Unexpected Songs That Don't Need Extra Frets (Level 3)

 > Muting (Level 3)

 > Chuck Berry-style (Level 4)

 > Advanced Chords - and Where to Use Them (Level 4)

 > Public Domain Melodies That Became Pop Hits (Level 4)

 > Chromatic Dulcimer: Let's Play a Fun Tango! (Level 5) - Learn Tom Lehrer's 'Masochism Tango'

https://www.ngfda.com/register-for-2022-fall-festival

 

December 21, 2022

Private event 

Connecticut

 

March 3-5, 2023

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival

(Dulcimer Association of Albany) 

Latham, NY

Featured Artist

https://www.dulcimerassociationofalbany.com/2023.htm

 

Friday-Saturday,  May 4-6, 2023

Colorado Dulcimer Festival

Littleton, CO

Performer & Workshop Leader

https://www.coloradodulcimerfestival.com/

 

Friday-Saturday,  June 25-30, 2023

Kentucky Music Week

Shepherdsville, KY

Instructor

https://kentuckymusicweek.com/

 


Online events

Berkeley Dulcimer Gathering (Online) ... May 2020

Chromatic Dulcimer Summit ... July 2021

DulcimerCrossing.com ... Live webcast, July 2018

Dutchland Dulcimer Gathering (Online) ... July 2021

Folk Project "Streaming Tuesdays" concert series (Online) ... January 2022

Folk Project Television (Online) ... Featured guest, April 2022

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival (Online - Dulcimer Assoc. of Albany, NY) ... March 2021  

North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association (NGFDA) Virtual Festival (Online) ... November 2022

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival (Online) ... October 2020, October 2021

Pocono Dulcimer Fest (Online) ... April 2021

QuaranTUNE Dulcimer Festival (Online) ... June 2020, August 2020, February 2021, June 2021, February 2022, June 2022, October 2022

Send in the Music (Online) ... Mystery guest, October 2021 

Stephen Foster Dulcimer Retreat (Online) ... November 2021


Recent

August Dulcimer Daze (VT) ... Instructor, August 2021

Berkeley Dulcimer Gathering (Online) ... Featured artist at the first online dulcimer festival, May 2020 

The Bitter End (Greenwich Village, NY) ... Electric rock set, February 2020 

Colorado Dulcimer Festival (Littleton, CO) ... Workshop Instructor & Performer, February 2020 

FabFest Charlotte (Beatles festival in NC) ... Performer, July 2022

Folk Project Television (Online) ... Featured guest, April 2022

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

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

House concerts in Schwenksville and Pittsburgh, PA, October 2022

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

Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival (Dulcimer Association of Albany, NY) ... March 2019, 2020, 2021 (online), and 2022 

North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association (NGFDA) Virtual Festival (Online) ... November 2022

Pocono Dulcimer Fest (Online) ... April 2021

QuaranTUNE Dulcimer Festival (Online) ... June 2020, August 2020, February 2021, June 2021, February 2022, June 2022, October 2022

Roanoke Valley Dulcimers (VA) ... Day of workshops & concert, July 2022

Send in the Music (Online) ... Mystery guest, October 2021 

Troubadour Acoustic Concert Series (NJ) ... Featured performer, July 2022 

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


Selected past events:

As performer:

August Dulcimer Daze (VT) ... Workshop instructor, August 2017, 2018, 2021

Berkeley Dulcimer Gathering (CA - Online) ... Featured performer, 2020

Chromatic Dulcimer Summit (Online) ... 2021

DulcimerCrossing.com ... Live webcast, July 2018

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

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

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

Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse (PA) ... 2018

Private event (NJ) ... April 2018

Private event (CT) ... August 2019

QuaranTUNE Dulcimer Festival (Online) ... 2020, 2021

Troubadour (formerly Minstrel) Acoustic Concert Series (NJ) ... Several times, 1976-2022

Assorted events in local schools, as performer or accompanist

  

As instructor / workshop leader:

August Dulcimer Daze (VT) ... 2017, 2018, 2021

Chromatic Dulcimer Summit (Online) ... 2021

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, most recently 2021

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

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

Pocono Dulcimer Fest (PA) ... Numerous times, most recently 2021

QuaranTUNE Dulcimer Festival (Online) ... 2020, 2021

 

Sam also has many CDs. Unfortunately, they are of other artists.