Jeff Furman
is an award-winning mountain dulcimer player who is known for his smooth and expressive style. And his gentle, humorous, and effective teaching style has made him a popular instructor at numerous mountain dulcimer workshops across the country. Jeff, who lives in North Carolina, is a multi-instrumentalist who has been playing old-time music since 1980. Primarily a clawhammer banjo player for many years, he developed a rhythmic and melodic style which has heavily influenced his dulcimer playing.


34th Annual Mountain Dulcimer Music Fest

Calvary United Methodist Church
15 Ridge Place
Latham, NY

 

More information will be posted as it becomes available, and will also be sent to those on our email list. Registration will open in early January.  Those on our email list will be notified when the registration form is posted on our web site. If you are not already on this list and would like to be added to the list, please contact Lori at Lark119@Citlink.net 

VACCINATIONS REQUIRED:

We are requiring all festival participants, workshop leaders, concert attendees, staff, and volunteers to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. For the safety of the group we are not making any exceptions. We ask that you be prepared to show proof of vaccination when you arrrive at the festival.

 

FESTIVAL TIMELINE

FRIDAY AND
SUNDAY SCHEDULES

SATURDAY SCHEDULE

WORKSHOP LEADERS

WORKSHOP TOPICS
by Instructor

WORKSHOP TOPICS
by Playing Level

MOTEL INFORMATION


Neal and Coleen Walters
live in Greencastle, PA but grew up in Southern California. Singing and playing since the early ‘60’s, their music has been influenced by many different artists and styles of music. Their current repertoire includes songs from the 1700’s through Gordon Lightfoot, Doc Watson, the Carter Family,’40’s standards and even a couple of Beatles songs. Autoharp, dulcimer, and banjo are Neal’s instruments of choice and Coleen adds bass to the mix. You’ll hear lots of harmony singing as well as some instrumentals.

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Mountain Dulcimer Music Fest!

Festival Coordinator: Lori Keddell

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