Monthly Archives: December 2014

Annual Holiday Community Concert, Joseph, OR, Sun., Dec. 21

The Wallowa Valley Music Alliance and the Josephy Center for Arts and Culture invite everyone to attend the annual holiday concert on Sunday, December 21 at 4:00 at the Josephy Center on Main Street in Joseph. Music will be provided, as always, by a wide variety of local musicians, including talented children and families. This is a fundraiser for both organizations – donations are greatly appreciated!

Mountain Dulcimer Workshops, Chico, CA, Sun., Dec. 14

Come learn to play the Mountain Dulcimer Mountain in our workshops on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2:00 – 3:30 pm at the Trinity United Methodist Church, 285 E 5th St, in Chico, CA.

Beginners will be taught by Bob Webb, and Intermediate players (who know chords and are familiar with their fretboard) will be taught by Heidi Muller. Cost is $25. We will bring several new dulcimers to loan out if people don’t have their own, and these will also be for sale.

For workshop questions, please feel free to email AT-

For directions to the church, please call (530) 343-1497 or visit



Trinity United Methodist Church, Chico, CA, Sat., Dec. 13

Free Concert for the Community! Heidi and Bob are looking forward to bringing some of their music from their “Light the Winter’s Dark” CD, as well as other tunes for winter, Christmas and the Solstice. Expect some sing-alongs and instrumentals on guitar, dulcimer, electric cello and mandolin. Following will be a gala reception for everyone!

Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 7:00 pm at Trinity United Methodist, 285 E 5th St, in Chico, CA 95928. Info: (530) 343-1497 or visit



Annual Christmas Concert, Wallowa Lake Lodge, Sun., Dec. 7

Bob and Heidi will again join Gail Swart and many other local musicians for the annual carol sing, dinner and concert at Wallowa Lake Lodge, six miles beyond Joseph at the head of the lake. There will be a performance on Saturday night, too, but Bob and Heidi will only be appearing on Sunday. This always sells out, so please call now for reservations: (541) 432-9821.

Concert at UU Church of Spokane, WA, Sat., Dec. 6

Heidi and Bob are excited to perform in concert, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane, 4340 W. Wright Drive, (509) 325-6383.

The concert will include original and traditional seasonal tunes for winter, Christmas and the Solstice, including Appalachian music and instrumentals on guitar, dulcimer, electric cello, mandolin and bowed psaltery. Many of the songs will be from their “Light the Winter’s Dark” CD plus a selection of other favorites like “Good Road”.   

Tickets $12 in advance, available at the church’s table at the Spokane Folk Festival Nov. 7-8, or by contacting Gordon Larson at 509-448-2631 ($15 at the door; $5 children 12 and under).

Plus we’ll be doing service music for two Sunday services, 9:15 and 11:00 am… with some seasonal themes from our Light the Winter’s Dark CD.