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Dana teaching a dulcimer workshop.


Dana & Hank Gruber

Sweet Funk

Private dulcimer lessons are available by appointment in our Milford, Ohio home or on Zoom.

We offer a wide variety of workshops that can be intermixed with history of the mountain dulcimer and Appalachian culture.  Classes can be customized from an hour session to day-long or a series of workshops.

Workshops include but are not limited to:

  • Absolute beginner, novice, intermediate and advanced levels
  • Chromatice Dulcier 
  • Technique
  • Contemporary & traditional repertoire
  • Performing as a duo or ensemble.

For a detailed list of workshop options, please email us at