Read our newest newsletter from November HERE.
QuaranTunes (QDF) Christmas Concerts- tickets now on sale.
31 dulcimer acts! KA/PO with special guest singer Eileen Estes, will be performing on the 20th. $25.30 gets you into both concerts! Info/tickets HERE.
Mystery of Modes Online Course returns February, 2022!
Registration is now open the the next Mystery of Modes 8-week Online Course! Classes start the third week of February. This course has evolved a lot since it began. Each time it's been offered, the course has deepened and improved. This will be it's third time online and there will be some new exciting components! Therapeutic musicians can earn 12-20 CEUs.
The price is going up in 2022, but if you register by January 6th, you can still get the 2021 price. Details HERE.
Something different–Meditative Music
Karen recently played for the Spirit First Meditation and recorded the music segment. You can listen to it for free or download it for a small donation. Access if from the Music For the Spirit page HERE.
Maryland State Arts Council Apprenticeship Grant!
Karen has been recognized as a Master Artist with a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council. For the next year, Karen will have Chao Tian as an apprentice on the American hammered dulcimer. They will focus on the popular repertoire, as well as the history and development fo the instrument in America. Chao is a gifted artist with a Masters Degree in Yang Qin (the Chinese version of hammered dulcimer) from China Conservatory in Beijing. Since moving to the DC/Maryland area, she has engaged in numerous, prestigious collaborations. Visit Chao's WEBSITE to learn more. You can watch Karen's MSAC grant submission video HERE.
Thank you MSAC! To discover more about the Maryland State Arts Council and how they impact Maryland, visit msac.org.