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Christmas Concerts with KA/PO

An Old World Christmas 

KA/PO and Sophie Chang on cello

("KAPOSC" for short)

Dec 10, Saturday 4:00 pm at Christ Episcopal Church, West River, MD. $10 suggested donation.

Dec 11, Sunday 4:00 pm St Andrew's Episcopal Church, Burke, VA. Free will offering for local charities working with low income and immigrant families.

These will only be in-person.

 

 

QDF Christmas Holiday Concert Spectacular!

Sunday, Dec 18 starting at 2:00 Eastern & Monday, Dec 19 starting at 7:00 pm Eastern.  KA/PO will be in the Monday night concert.  All-access pass only $25.30 per household. Get your tickets HERE.

 

 


Winter Online Classes with Karen

Learn To Read Music for hammered dulcimists.  4 one-hour classes on Tuesday nights at 7:30 pm Eastern/New York, starting January 17th.  Classes will be recorded.  Details and registration HERE.

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The 2023 Mystery of Modes 8-week course will return, starting the week of February 21/22 on Tuesday nights and Wednesday afternoons.  Registration is now open HERE. Sign up before January 10 to get the Early Bird price.  MHTP has added Beginning Music Theory and Music Terminology Review webinars  before the course starts for additional help.  The Music Terminology Review webinar is included with both the Theory and Modes Courses. These are open to everyone. 

 


Dulcimer With Heart (DWH)

is rocking!

Karen's new subscription lesson app and website, "Dulcimer with Heart," is growing! Content includes monthly jams playing with KA/PO–Karen & Paul, web lessons (many being added all the time) of Irish repertoire, KA/PO sets, meditative music, and all kinds of dulcimer fundamentals!  Details of when the next monthly Hangout and KA/PO Jam Session (with the set list and featured Tune-Of-The-Month), are in those courses on the DWH site. the jams are uploaded to YouTube for later viewing. The Easy Vegan Recipe Course is free for just signing up. Recipes will be added monthly.  Free trials for the basic Tunes & Jams and the Do-It-Yourself plans. Enjoy DWH merchandise - mugs and mouse pads! You can find the store on this page.


For Paul Oorts' schedule of numerous dances and dance camps, visit his website.

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Georgetown Anniversary

Today, October 4th, is my 6th anniversary working as a therapeutic musician in the Arts & Humanities Program at Georgetown University Lombardi's Cancer Center and Medstar Hospital. The above photo was taken by Elena Kindy in the 7th floor PACU…

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Events

Date Event Location
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) Strathmore Mansion- Old World Christmas Tea Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda MD 20852 Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda MD 20852
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) An Old World Christmas Concert with KAPOSC West River Christ Episcopal Church , West River, MD 20778 West River Christ Episcopal Church , West River, MD 20778
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) KAPOSC- Old World Christmas Concert & Fundraiser St Andrew's Episcopal Church, Burke, VA 22015 St Andrew's Episcopal Church, Burke, VA 22015
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) QDF Christmas Concerts online via Zoom online via Zoom
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) 4-week class: Learn to Read Music for Hammered Dulcimists Zoom Zoom
 — (EST, UTC-05)  — (EST, UTC-05) Music Terminology Review online via Zoom online via Zoom
Mystery of Modes 8-week Online Course-Track1, Tues nights online via Zoom online via Zoom
(EST, UTC-05) (EST, UTC-05) Mystery of Modes 8-week Online Course-Track 2-Wed afternoons online via Zoom online via Zoom

Our biggest canine fan, Skipper, watches KA/PO in a QDF Zoom Concert!

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