Intermediate Hammered Dulcimer

Course Dates: 
Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10, 2011
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Janet Parkerson
Course Catalogs: 
2011 Fall

Increase your command of this magical ancient instrument! Apply hammered dulcimer styling to a variety of musical selections from old-time to classical. Minimum Requirements: An instrument, case, dulcimer stand, hammers, tuner, tuning wrench, the ability to read standard musical notation, and to practice sixty minutes/day. Cost: $175 rental. $550 purchase (less for used instruments).

Janet Parkerson ( was an accomplished professional musician who had a large home-based wedding business for many years in San Diego. She has taught traditional music in Western North Carolina 30 since 2007.