Happy Retreat will host Tina Bergmann with Bryan Thomas – American Old Time, Celtic and South American Music on Hammered Dulcimer & Bass on Sunday, November 10th at 2 pm. Tickets are available online.
Tina Bergmann & Bryan Thomas are a northeast Ohio husband and wife duo playing American Old Time, Celtic and South American Music on Hammered Dulcimer & Bass. Tina is a virtuoso hammered dulcimer player known for her driving energy, syncopated rhythms and fine musicality. Described by Pete Seeger as “the best hammered dulcimer player I’ve heard in my life,” she’s also been promoted as the “Diva of the Dulcimer” by Apollo’s Fire, Cleveland’s Baroque Orchestra. Bryan Thomas is a dynamic and conversational double bassist, sought for his ability to embrace tradition but defy convention. Together Tina and Bryan create a surprising and wonderful musical experience that has enthralled audiences throughout the United States
Photo credit Brian M. Christopher