Browsing Archive: September, 2015

Blue Plate Special played for Cycle Oregon

Posted by Sharon Porter on Sunday, September 20, 2015, In : Playing Music 
I walk my dogs daily at Pioneer Park but I did not recognize the place with all the "city" of Cycle Oregon moved in! What an operation. It is astounding at the support activities that help these cyclists recreate. We played for our set on Friday and then the Fiddle Club from Central School joined us and we accompanied them. Nothing cuter than dogs and kids! They played so well! Kudos to Carla Arnold for her hard work in making them our future players!

I had to jump in the car, change instrumen...
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Dulcimer Jam at the Maryhill Museum

Posted by Sharon Porter on Sunday, September 20, 2015, In : Playing Music 
Wow. . .did I have fun jamming with at least three dulcimer groups at the Maryhill Museum yesterday in the magnificentColumbia Gorge area. It is a lovely museum and we played in the rotunda of the Native American exhibit. I learned many new tunes and met some awesome people! Some were friends from the Dulcimer Week in t he Wallowas band camp. . . others are now new friends! The power of music to build community!
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Sharon Porter
La Grande, Oregon
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