Workshop Schedule by g5E0HMh


									  Workshop Schedule                                         Directions                              The Foothills
                                              From I-85: Take the Kings Mountain/Shelby             Dulcimer Club
9:00 – Registration & Introduction            exit (74 West). Proceed on 74 Bypass until it
        of Instructors                        intersects 180. Turn right (180 North). Go
                                                                                                       presents the
9:30 – Session I                              through three lights.       Elizabeth Baptist
                                              Church will be on the left.
10:45 - Break
11:00 – Session 2                             From 74 West: Come into Shelby on 74
                                              Bypass. Proceed until it intersects 180. Turn
                                                                                               10th Annual
12:15 p.m. – Lunch*
1:30 – Session 3
                                              left. Go through three lights. Elizabeth will
                                              be on the left.
2:45 - Break                                  From 18 North: Before getting into Shelby,        Dulcimer
3:15 - Session 4
4:30 - Break - or Jamming
                                              turn left on 180. Go through two stop lights.
                                              Elizabeth will be on the right.
5:00 - Concert

* The club includes lunch at no extra
charge if you are a registered
participant. If you have a non-
participant with you, he/she may eat
with us for $5. The club has a well-
deserved reputation of doing a great
lunch! Lunch can be guaranteed only for
those who pre-register. We will have
extra, but it will be on a first-come/first
served basis.                                                                                   February 7, 2009
* During lunch, there will be a free                         Address of church
concert featuring some of our instructors.                  301 North Post RD                  Workshops: 9 a.m.
                                                            Shelby, NC 28150                    Concert: 5 p.m.
** Dinner is on your own after the
                                                 check the web at
concert. There are several places to eat             for info on lodging and classes offered   @ Elizabeth Baptist Church;
within driving distance.                                                                               Shelby, NC
            Registration                                 About the Instructors                                    Wayne Seymour                       is a multi-
                                                                                                                  instrumentalist, beginning to play the dulcimer in
Name:                                                  Bing Futch is a high-profile performer on the              1979. He has taught at the Dulcimer Playing
                                                                                                                  Workshop at Appalachian State University,
                                                       Appalachian dulcimer. Over the years, he has worked
                                                                                                                  Mountain Dulcimer Week at Western Carolina
                                                       steadily as a composer of music for film, television,
                                                                                                                  University, both Old-Time and Dulcimer Weeks
                                                       theater, commercials and themed attractions. In 1997,
Address:                                               he served as composer and musical director of "Jungle
                                                                                                                  at the Swannanoa Gathering at Warren Wilson
                                                                                                                  College, the Winston-Salem Dulcimer Festival,
                                                       Book: The Musical", which ran for 67 shows in
                                                                                                                  the North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association
                                                       Orlando. He also composed music for The Castle of
                                                                                                                  Festival, and elsewhere. Wayne is noted for his
                                                       Miracles at Give Kids The World Village in
                                                                                                                  humor and skills as a raconteur as well as his
                                                       Kissimmee, Florida.
                                                                                                                  musical skills. As the son of a minister, he is
Phone:                                                 As a solo performer, Bing delivers high-energy
                                                                                                                  familiar with a wide variety of hymns.
                                                       performances. His original songs are rooted within
e-mail:                                                international folk music, mixing African and Native        Nancy              Galumbush                 first
                                                       American rhythms and melodies with numerous genres.        encountered the sound of a Mountain Dulcimer on
                                                       Keeping one foot firmly planted on traditional music       a family trip to the Smokey Mountains in the
Please check any that apply:                           soil, Bing also explores exciting new territory with the   ‘60’s. In 1997 her husband, JC Bradshaw, offered
                                                       mountain dulcimer and Native American Flute; from          to make one if she’d learn to play it. She took
                                                       acoustic explorations to fully electric soundscapes.       him up on his offer. Since then she has attended
_____ I am a beginner with very little experience on
the dulcimer.                                                                                                     workshops and brought the knowledge home to
                                                       Joe Collins           began playing the dulcimer in the
                                                                                                                  others in eastern North Carolina, where she was a
                                                                                                                  founding member of Waterbound Dulcimers.
_____ I have some experience on the dulcimer,
                                                       late 70s and won the 2007 National Championship.
and can play some simple tunes either by ear or
                                                                                                                  Margit Roberson
                                                       With five CDs and nine books to his credit, Joe is well
with tablature.                                                                                                                                   was introduced to
                                                       known in the dulcimer world and is an experienced
                                                       workshop leader in festivals around the country. He        the dulcimer years ago, when she bought one for
_____ I am an experienced player, comfortable with
                                                       loves helping people learn.                                her husband from a Sears and Roebuck catalog. It
most things that are thrown at me in a workshop.
                                                                                                                  was soon forgotten. Years later she met JC
                                                       Alan Darveaux                  first saw the dulcimer at   Bradshaw and Nancy Galambush and was
Pre-Registration Cost (before Jan. 30, 2009)           Berea College back in 1967. Since then he has sought       reintroduced to it. She originally thought she
Workshop: $35 for non-members (includes                and followed the lore and lure of this fascinating         couldn’t play because she could not read music
lunch & membership dues for locals)                    instrument. Accolades for Alan’s playing include:          and didn’t have any musical background.
                                                       Champion at the Ole Time Fiddlers Festival in Union        However, she did learn by going to workshops
$45 dollars after Jan. 30. Does not include            Grove, Kentucky State Dulcimer Champion, runner up         and playing with the Waterbound group. She
lunch, but lunch may be available for $5 (first        at Illinois State and Texas State Dulcimer events,         now teaches at workshops and won third place in
come/first served, but no guarantee)                   finalist at the National Championships, and a most         the dulcimer competition at Busco Beach.
                                                       appreciated and treasured accolade from Jean Ritchie
Concerts: Free & open to the public                    on his singing with the dulcimer. In addition to           Nancy and Margit now play together regularly
                                                       playing, Alan is also a great builder.                     along with Margit’s husband Dave in Flat
Make out check to Jim Blair. Send to Jim                                                                          Mountain Dulcimers, an ensemble with some
Blair; 1008 Castlewood Dr; Shelby, NC 28150                                                                       great arrangements.

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