From 7:00 – 8:15 Wednesday night Nov. 8, in a private home in Carmichael, we’ll perform our original songs and Appalachian dulcimer music with guitars, dulcimers, mandolin and electric cello. Expect plenty of singing and toe-tapping tunes!
To reserve a space and find out location, please email Dusty Thorburn at dustyturtle – at- gmail.com.
“West Virginia Fiddle Tunes for Mt. Dulcimer” for advanced beginner to intermediate players, taught by Heidi and Bob on Wed., November 8 from 4:30-6:00 pm, will be held in a private home in Carmichael. Cost is $25. To register and for more info, please email Dusty Thorburn at dustyturtle – at- gmail.com.
Concert will follow at 7:00 pm – cost is $15, or combination of workshop & concert is $35. Reserve a space through Dusty, above.
Heidi and Bob are so pleased to be invited to teach and perform at this longstanding dulcimer festival! Hosted by Southern California Dulcimer Heritage, there are workshops all day Saturday starting at 9:00 am and special focus sessions on Sunday, featuring two 4-hour classes in Mountain Dulcimer and Hammered Dulcimer.
Heidi will teach MD workshops in Calypso, Easy Waltzes, and West Virginia Fiddle Tunes. Bob will teach a class in Chord Forms and Capo use, and they will co-teach a class on playing some fun tunes together with other instruments.
A wonderful Staff Concert will be held 6:00-8:00 pm on Saturday night at the Presbyterian Church in Costa Mesa.
Sunday Focus Group 11:00 – 3:00 on “Playing Together” for MD and other instruments will be held at a home in Fullerton. Register online at scdh.org or in person at the festival on Saturday.
Details, registration forms, and more are posted at: scdh.org.
Heidi will be heading back to Kerrville, TX to participate in a celebration of the music of TR Ritchie, a songwriter from the Seattle music scene of the 1980s who went on to become a nationally-touring artist, who passed away in 2014. The concert will happen on the Threadgill stage, organized by songwriter Tracy Spring, and will include a stellar list of musicians plus a showing of the wonderful DVD about TR, American Songwriter. The 46th Annual Kerrville Folk Festival is the pre-eminent songwriter reunion, running 18 days from May 25-June 11 at Quiet Valley Ranch. Tickets are on sale now at www.kerrville-music.com.
St. Patrick’s is hosting a benefit concert on Friday, June 16 at 7:00 pm to raise money for equipment for the new Joseph Playground. Heidi and Bob will do a set, plus Darrell Brann and family.
The church is located at 100 NE Third St., Enterprise, OR 97828. For more info, please call 541-426-3439.
Heidi and Bob can be hired to play for weddings, parties and other gatherings… tonight’s gig is for friends in Joseph who are having a BBQ.
Northwest Public Radio will present a special concert on Thursday, June 22 to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of Dan Maher’s Inland Folk radio show! It will be at the Richland Players Community Theatre, 608 The Parkway, Richland, WA 99352 (off of Lee Blvd near Washington Way). Performers include Dan Maher, Heidi Muller, Bryan Bowers, William Pint & Felicia Dale, and Belinda Bowler. Admission is by making an advance pledge to public radio for at least $35 (includes a special 35th Anniversary t-shirt) at www.nwpr.org/inlandfolk.
For more information, please contact Northwest Public Radio at (800) 842-8991.
Celebrate the words and music of women during Women’s History Month at the Josephy Center for Arts and Culture. Our concert will be Saturday night, March 25 at 7:00 pm, in the setting of this months’ art exhibit featuring a range of fabulous art by women. Performers include Heidi Muller, Janis Carper, Carolyn Lochert and many more. Info: josephy.org.
Heidi and Bob are happy to return after many years to the CREATE Place, a wonderful hub for the arts in Newport, WA. The concert starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door; $10 for seniors and children 12 and under are free. For more info, visit createarts.org.