December 14, 2018

2019 Festival Schedule

Come join us for the 2019 Colorado Dulcimer Festival, Friday February 1st and 2nd.  And don’t miss out on the optional Pre-Festival Classes Thursday, January 31st.

The Festival will be held at Saint James Presbyterian Church, 3601 West Belleview Avenue, Littleton, CO  80123.

Single-day, multiple-day and single workshop registrations are available.  If attending the full day please plan to be in the area and checked in before 8:40 AM.

All abilities welcome!  We have workshops for absolute beginners, beginners, intermediate players, advanced players and even a Mountain Dulcimer children’s program.

Workshops are available for Mountain Dulcimers, Hammered Dulcimers and special workshops for the Pennywhistle and the Bodhran.

NOTE: The following schedule is preliminary and may change as we get closer to Festival time.

Pre-Festival  – Thursday, January 31, 2019 (Optional – additional fees may apply)

  • Brenda Hunter Creative Arranging-think outside the box!  (Intermediate & up)
  • Steve Eulberg Half the Frets and ALL the Music.

Festival – Day 1  Friday, February 1, 2019

8:00-8:40              Registration – Lobby
8:40-9:00              Announcements and Welcome Gifts – Room 2
9:00-9:30              Teachers Introduce Their Classes – Room 2
9:45-11:00             WORKSHOP 1
11:15-11:45             Band Scramble – Room 2 OR Open Jam – Room 5
NOON-1:00           Lunch – Room 3
1:15-2:30                WORKSHOP 2
2:45-3:15                Band Scramble – Room 2 OR Open Jam – Room 5
3:30-4:45               WORKSHOP 3
5:00-5:30               Open Stage 1 – Room 3 (sign-up at registration table)
5:45-6:45               Dinner – Room 3
7:00-9:00              CONCERT – Room 2
9:45-11:00             Late Open Jam – Room 3

Festival – Day 2  Saturday, February 2, 2019

8:00-8:40              Registration – Lobby
8:40-9:00              Announcements and Welcome Gifts – Room 2
9:15-10:30             WORKSHOP 4
10:45-11:05           Dulcimer Orchestra Performance – Room 2
11:15-11:45             Open Stage II – Room 2 (sign-up at registration table)
NOON-1:00           Lunch – Room 3
1:15-2:30                WORKSHOP 5
2:45-4:00               WORKSHOP 6
4:15-5:30               Dance – Room 3
5:45-6:45               Dinner – Room 3
7:00-9:00              CONCERT – Room 2

Additional information can be found on the workshop descriptions page.

To help you select which workshops to attend, two detailed schedule are provided, one for Mountain Dulcimer and one for Hammered Dulcimer.   Note: These are downloadable .pdf’s showing workshop title, instructor name, and venue room assignments.  These .pdf’s will be included in your Registration Packet available as you check-in,