Welcome!

We are a loosely organized group of folks who live in Western Washington state and like mountain dulcimers.

Mountain dulcimers are the potato chips of the musical world. It's easy to start and hard to stop.

Come and join us anytime! See below for our current schedule:

~ Club Events ~

Upcoming Dulcimer Opportunities

January 26, 2019


The next Old Growth Mountain Dulcimer Gathering will be Saturday, Feb 2 at the Tumwater Library from noon to 3 p.m. 

Please bring a capo! 

Our draft playlist is:

Warm Up

  • Grey Cat on a Tennessee Farm
  • Old Joe Clark

Revisiting Pieces

  • Hills of Connemara
  • Buck-eyed Rabbit
  • Norwegian Woods (requires Capo)

Trying Something New

Sing Along with Chords

  • Something from Steven!
  • I’ll Fly Away

Peoples Choice

  • Whatever else suits your fancy. It could be Nutfactory Shuffle or Three Drunken Maidens or anything else!
  • Speaking of the Nutfactory Shuffle – here is Dean Robinson playing the tune as promised to help you learn to play! https://youtu.be/VLzR_isjMOk

Other opportunities to know about:

Dulcimer Workshop in Portland  – February 23.  Heidi Muller and Bob Webb 
http://www.heidimuller.com/hmblog/2018/11/28/dulcimer-workshops-concert-portland-or-sat-february-23-2019/

Menucha Dulcimer Festival – April 8-11 Instructors will be Linda Brockinton, Don Pedi and Janita Baker
https://menucha.org/programs/dulcimer-festival

Dulcimer Camp in the Wallowas  — June 30 to July 6.  Featured teachers this year include Dave Hass, Sue Carpenter, Kristin Gitler and Bob Webb
https://wallowadulcimer.com

Steven Seifert Three Day Intensive – Sept 26-28 in Portland. https://www.stephenseifert.com/three-day-registration/