>The Gateway Dulcimer Society

The Gateway Dulcimer Society

presents

The Gateway Dulcimer Music Festival
August 6th(pm)-9th(am), 2015
The Second Weekend in August

Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, Illinois
Located 15 minutes SE of downtown St. Louis on IL Rt 15




Featuring in 2014:

Mountain Dulcimer
Mike Anderson, Maureen Sellers,
Aaron O'Rourke, Linda Brockinton,
Dottie Shepherd and Gary Sager


Hammer Dulcimer
Ruth Smith, Maureen Barnes,
Dave Courtney and Rick Thum


Other Instruments
Autoharp: Charles Whitmer
Guitar: Steve Smith
Ukulele: Danny Shepherd


See the Lodging link below for information on rooms at the Shrine and other nearby establishments.

ON-SITE REGISTRATION IS WELCOME though lunches are not included if you wait to register on-site. Same cost.

Friday and Saturday:
Workshops All Day - Evening Concerts - Open Stage
Vendors - Raffles - Jamming
Sunday: Hymn Sing


Click here for Registration, Workshop Schedule Friday / Saturday ,
General Info, Eat/Sleep/Shop Information, Camping Information and
The Gateway Dulcimer Society

The Fran Durham Memorial Scholarship Application
Applications must be received by 7/1/2015 for the 2015 festival

Evening Concerts Begin at 7:00 PM

Friday Evening Concert:
Mike Anderson
Gary Sager
Maureen Barnes
INTERMISSION - 10 min
Maureen Sellers
Ruth & Steve Smith

Saturday Evening Concert:
Dave Courtney
Aaron O'Rourke
Charles Whitmer
INTERMISSION - 10 min
Linda Brockinton
Danny & Dottie Shepherd
Rick Thum

Tickets are $10 per person per evening if you are only coming for the concerts. They will be available on a first-come-first-served basis until all seats are filled. Those who are registered for the festival as a Participant or Non-Participant have their concert admission included and will be admitted with their name badge.


Contact Sharon Hargus, Festival Chairperson for registration and additional festival information at gdsmf@hcsmail.net


This program is supported in part by McSpadden Dulcimers. We gratefully acknowledge their support!

DRIVING DIRECTIONS
From St. Louis, MO: TBA

Links to the Dulcimer Community

The Gateway Dulcimer Society
Sandy Conatser
Neal Hellman
Music Folk
Bill Robinson
Rick Thum
Maureen Sellers
Gary Gallier
Kerry Anderson
Debbie Porter
Susan Trump
Stephen Seifert