Jan Hammond

Upcoming Dates

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

4th Annual Danceebottoms Antique Show
177 Lyons Road
Decatur, AL 35601
256-303-9849 [map]
Price: FREE!

Jan will be playing throughout the day on the porch.

Past Dates

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Telluride, CO [map]

Jan will perform twice at the Telluride Mushroom Festival. Thursday, August 16, she'll be part of the Open Myc Night and on Friday, she will present a special song selection during the Gary Lincoff and Manny Salzman Memorial event.

Friday, October 27th, 2017

3rd Annual Antique Show - Performance times TBD
177 Lyons Road
Decatur, Alabama 35603
USA
256-303-9849 [map]
Price: Free

Rich's Antiques will host their 3nd Annual Antique Show on Friday, October 27th and Saturday the 28th. Jan will be there performing traditional music on the mountain dulcimer.

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Melodies & Musings - Our Appalachian Legacy - Wednesday - Friday
1500 Sunset Drive
Guntersville, AL
USA
256-571-7734 [map]
Price: Visit website for festival details

This wonderful mountain dulcimer event is hosted by the RSVP program at Lake Guntersville. Classes are offered in beginning, intermediate and advanced levels for three days, with several instructors including Aubrey Atwater, Lorinda Jones, Heidi Muller and Jan Hammond. There will be a staff concert on Friday night that is open to the public. For information, please see www.melodies-and-musings.com.

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Adult Arts Program - Mountain Dulcimer Immersive Workshop - TBA
4000 S M 137
Interlochen, MI 49643
(231) 276-7200 [map]
Price: TBA

Now a two day event, enjoy this wonderful opportunity to meet people, learn a new instrument or grow your dulcimer experience. Instructors Wanda Degen, DeeDee Tibbits and Jan Hammond are active performers and educators and perennial favorites at many folk and dulcimer festivals around Michigan and other parts of the country. They share a love of Appalachian, Celtic and Folk music, and all three are enthusiastic in sharing what they’ve learned.

Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Lawerence County High School
13th Annual Hee-Haw Variety Show - 5:00 PM
102 College Street
Moulton, AL 35650
USA [map]
Price: Tickets at the door

Some of the area's finest citizens will suit up again to take on the roles of the colorful characters of the 1970s television show "Hee-Haw". The event will benefit the Lawrence County Relay for Life, an event of the American Cancer Society.

Saturday, October 29th, 2016

2nd Annual Antique Show - Performance time TBA
177 Lyons Road
Decatur, AL 35603
USA
256-303-9849 [map]
Price: Free

Rich's Antiques will host their 2nd Annual Antique Show on Friday, October 28th and Saturday the 29th. Jan will be there providing traditional music on the mountain dulcimer.

Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Jan Hammond & Paul Conrad - TBA
Roy Smith Shelter House, 497 Middlebury Rd
Kent, OH 44240
USA
Tom Ball (330) 733-8845. [map]
Price: TBA

Friday, December 4th, 2015

E.J. Thomas Hall
Christmas Arts & Crafts Show - Noon to 7pm (Friday), 10am to 6pm (Saturday) and 10am to 4 pm (Sunday)
198 Hill Street
Akron, OH
USA
330-972-7570 [map]

This will be Jan's fourth year of exhibiting nature photography at this wonderful show. It is a quality, three day event and one that shouldn't be missed.

Saturday, November 21st, 2015

House Concert
Dulcimer Duet Concert w/Paul Conrad - 5:00 PM
West Laffayette, Ohio [map]
Price: $8.00

There'll be an intermission with snacks and a jam after the concert. 

Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Nature Fest Arts & Crafts Show - 9 AM - 4 PM
9877 Alabama Ave. S.W.
Wilmot, OH 44689
USA
877-359-5235 [map]
Price: Free

Jan will have her entire selection of nature photo products. This is a wonderful show at a really beautiful location. 

Friday, October 16th, 2015

Nutcracker Sweets Fine Arts and Crafts Festival - 10 AM – 8 PM
146 S Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
USA
(216) 387-6268 [map]
Price: $5.00 General Admission, Children under 12 are free.

This is a two day event and Jan will be exhibiting her nature photography.

The Church in Aurora’s Nutcracker Sweets Fine Arts and Crafts Festival is not to be missed! Over 50 carefully selected crafters are on hand to offer exciting and unique gift and craft items. Each year these items can include hand painted dinnerware, specialty candles, candy apples, chocolate and maple sugar candies, ornaments, wooden items, linens, holiday wreaths and decorations, doll clothes, plaques and prints and originals on canvas... just to mention a few.

If you become hungry while shopping our Church “café” offers homemade pies, cakes, our renowned chicken almondine, and many other delights to dine on.

The Nutcracker Festival is a wonderful way to get some fall and Christmas shopping out of the way early and, or, to discover a new treasure to display at home. We hope to see you there.

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Wooster Arts Jazz Fest - 11 AM - 7 PM
On the Square in Downtown Wooster
Wooster, Ohio 44691
USA
330-262-6222 [map]
Price: Free

In its 12th year, the Wooster Arts Jazz Fest 2015 will feature over 50 artists, along with children’s activities, music, and gourmet food. The purpose of this festival is to celebrate the arts, provide sales opportunities for artists, and promote economic development in downtown Wooster.

Presented through a partnership between Main Street Wooster Foundation, Inc, Wayne Center for the Arts, Rotary Club of Wooster and the Wooster City Schools. The Wooster Arts Jazz Fest is organized by volunteers and funded through donations.

Jan Hammond will be exhibiting and selling all of her nature photography products, including cards, ornaments, mouse pads, bookmarks, matted and framed photos of various sizes. 

Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Made In Ohio Festival - 10 AM – 5 PM
2686 Oak Hill Road
Peninsula, OH
USA
(330) 603-4924 [map]
Price: $5.00 General Admission

The Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival features Ohio artisans, local restaurants and all that Hale Farm & Village has to offer!
The $5 admission fee includes one day admission to the art festival as well as the grounds, buildings and period craft demonstrations at Hale Farm & Village. This represents a great value as regular admission is $10 per person.
Our vendors include jewelry artists, potters, carvers, glass artists, soap and lotion makers, quilters and a variety of unique crafters. You will be amazed at the variety of the vendors and the one-of-a-kind finds! In addition, we have a variety of food vendors and local wines and beers. These two days are all about Ohio! Let's celebrate our incredible state!
The Made in Ohio Festival is held the Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend, and we welcome you to join us this year for a day of history, shopping and eating!

Friday, June 19th, 2015

Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival
41st Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival - See schedule on website
600 North Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
United States
740-545-6265 [map]
Price: Price: Event is free - Workshops $15/each
The mission of this festival is to preserve a part of our Appalachian heritage by focusing on its music. The main components are the workshops, headliners’ concert, Mid-East Regional Championships, mini-concerts, and jam sessions. Jan will teach private lessons on Friday and perform a solo mini-concert set on Saturday. She'll also emcee some of the events. Please refer to the festival website for complete information.

Saturday, June 6th, 2015

Adult Arts Program - Mountain Dulcimer Immersive Workshop - 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4000 S M 137
Interlochen, MI 49643
(231) 276-7200 [map]
Price: $85.00 Registration

This is a wonderful opportunity to meet people, learn a new instrument or reconnect with your dulcimer if you've been neglecting yours, and to play music with others. Instructors Wanda Degen, Jan Hammond and DeeDee Tibbits are active performers and educators and perennial favorites at many folk and dulcimer festivals around Michigan and around the country. They share a love of Appalachian, Celtic and Folk music, and all three are enthusiastic in sharing what they’ve learned.

Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Dulci-More Spring Concert Series - 2:30 PM
239 South Lundy
Salem, Ohio 44460
USA
234-564-DULC [map]
Price: Admission at Door – $10 per Person - Additional $5 Total for All Children in a Family

Mountain Dulcimer Specialists, Singers/Songwriters, Poets, and Storytellers. Come and enjoy the afternoon.

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Hale Farm and Village
Ramp Up Peninsula - 11 AM – 6 PM
2686 Oak Hill Road
Bath, Ohio 44210
USA
330-657-2670 [map]
Price: $3 ADMISSION FEE—General public Children 12 or under are free!

There will be live music all day, on two stages. Jan will play from 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, with a short break at 3:00 pm. She'll be on Stage 1 (the patio or inside, if bad weather).

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Restoriative Yoga With Essential Oils & Live Relaxation Music - 7:00 PM
415 Front Street
Berea, Ohio 44017
United States
440-315-4381 [map]
Price: $20.00

Tish Prince will guide participants thru restorative poses while listening to relaxing, live music. She also uses essential oils. Jan will play relaxation music throughout the entire hour and 15 minute session.  Space is limited, so please register early by calling Tish Prince at 440.315.4381. www.innerharmonyholisticwellness.com

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Recreation Unlimited
Buckeye Dulcimer Festival
7700 Piper Rd
Ashley, Ohio 43003
USA
937-295-5253 [map]
Price: Visit website for details - buckeyedulcimerfestival.com

Jan will be teaching the extended Past Beginners/Early Intermediate classes, as well as several mini-workshop sessions on Saturday. 

DESCRIPTION:

NO MT. DULCIMER PLAYER LEFT BEHIND. For anyone who has tried to teach themselves, taken some lessons or done some beginning workshops, it's time we move forward together. We'll start with making sure we all have a firm foundation by going over everything from the dulcimer's history, talking about those mysterious modes, to construction and care. We'll also review and build on basic scales, chords shapes, strums, playing by ear and various right & left hand techniques to help smooth out your musical adventures. Through a variety of tablature styles and musical genres we'll build repertoire and skills while having a whole bunch of fun.

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

The Bath Church
2015 Epiphany Arts Festival - Wed. 1-4 PM, Thurs. 7-9 PM, Sat. 10 AM-3 PM and Sun. 12-3 PM
3980 W. Bath Road
Akron, Ohio 44333
USA
330-666-3520 [map]
Price: Free

January 18th through February 15, 2015 The free, non-juried show features a variety of art forms from more than 200 regional artists. Items on display include paintings, sculptures, ceramics, glass, jewelry, calligraphy, photography and fiber arts. The mission of the arts festival is to celebrate artists who offer insight and talent to the world and to promote respect for God’s creation. Jan will have two of her framed photos in the show. 

Friday, December 5th, 2014

EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall
34th Annual Christmas Arts & Crafts Show - Friday (Noon-7pm), Saturday (10am-6pm) and Sunday (10am-4pm)
198 Hill Street
Akron, OH 44304
(330) 972-7570 [map]
Price: Admission at the door

 

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Nutcracker Sweets - Friday 10am-8pm and Saturday 10am-4pm
146 S Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
USA
330-562-8266 [map]
Price: $5 adults, 12 & under free

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Wadsworth Bicentennial Historical Tea
Historical Tea - 2:00 PM
Steve & Gail Williams Home
Wadsworth, Ohio 44281
United States
330-335-2705 [map]
Price: $30.00

 

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

Festival of the Arts - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
[1-13] E Park Ave
Columbiana, OH 44408
USA
330-482-2282 [map]
Price: N/C

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Wadsworth Bicentennial Community Picnic - Friday, 6-10 pm, Saturday 10-10 and Sunday 4-10
Memorial Park
Wadsworth, Ohio 44281
United States
3304192342 [map]
Price: Free and Open to the Public

 

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

The Log Cabin Gallery
Summer Pure & Simple Exhibit Reception - 5-7 PM
1671 Main St, Peninsula, OH, US, 44264 · (330) 657-2670
Peninsula, OH, Ohio 44264
United States
(330) 657-2670 [map]
Price: N/C

 

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival
40th Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival - Begins on Friday and goes through Sunday
600 North Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
United States
Louise at (740) 545-6265 [map]
Price: Event is free - Workshops $15/each

 

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Ramp-up Peninsula - 11 AM - 5 PM
Brandywine Country Club 5555 Akron-Peninsula Road
Peninsula, Ohio 44264
USA
Diane at 330-657-2670 [map]
Price: $3 ADMISSION FEE—General public Children 12 or under are free! All children must be accompanied by an adult

 

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Luncheon - 11:45 am to 12:45 pm
617 School Drive
Wadsworth, OH 44281
USA
330-335-1513 [map]
Price: Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Women's Fellowship Luncheon
146 S Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202
USA
(216) 387-6268 [map]

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

First Night - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ritzman Pharmacy, 120 High Street
Wadsworth, Ohio 44281
USA
330-335-2595 [map]
Price: Admission buttons will be available for $5 for the entire night of the event.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

23rd Buckeye Dulcimer Festival - Wednesday thru Sunday
7700 Piper Rd
Ashley, Ohio 43003
USA
937-295-5253 [map]

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Craft & Vendor Fair - 10:00 am until 3:00 pm
578 Killian Rd
Akron, OH 44319
United States
Susan Ross 330.808.0749 [map]
Price: Free and Open to the Public

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

15th Annual Epiphany Arts Festival - Thursday evenings 7-9 PM, Saturdays 10 AM-3 PM, Sundays 12-3 PM
3980 W. Bath Road
Akron, OH 44333
USA
330-666-3520 [map]

 

Sunday, January 12th, 2014

Mountain Rose Concert Series - 6:30 PM
Roy Smith Shelter House, 497 Middlebury Rd
Kent, OH 44240
USA
Tom Ball (330) 733-8845. [map]
Price: $7.00