Mark Wade - Hammered Dulcimer & Trumpet


Dulcimer CDs, Books, Sheet Music, Hammers, Instruction and more!


Mark is a freelance musician based out of North-Eastern Ohio. An orchestral trumpeter by trade, Mark has a doctorate in Trumpet Performance from The Ohio State University and has played in a dozen orchestras in the US and in Europe.


Mark is also a National Hammered Dulcimer champion and performs all over the world on hammered dulcimer, mountain dulcimer, trumpet, piano, guitar, and penny whistles.


Whether you're here for information on lessons, or to shop in the online store, thanks for visiting my site!

(More about Mark can be found by clicking here.)


  • North-East Ohio Hammered Dulcimer Weekend 2018  New!!!
    North-East Ohio Dulcimer Weekend is a weekend, all day, intensive festival for ALL levels of hammered dulcimer players led by Mark Alan Wade, Tina Bergmann, and Karen Alley. With 30 workshop offerings at all three levels, there is something of everyone in all 10 sessions. Students will get 10 instructional hours, jamming, concerts, and lots of helpful handouts and instructional aids. We have grown since last year, so while we are building this year's page, click here to see details from last year's NEO Fest . 2018 NEO Dulcimer Weekend will have similar schedules, topics, lodging, and tuition.
  • FREE Shipping on CD Bundle orders!!  New!!!
    Shipping on CD orders will be FREE! Visit the STORE PAGE to place your order.
    2 CDs for $25
    3 CDs for $36
    4 CDs for $45
    All with free shipping! Shipping and bundle deduction will be refunded AFTER your order is placed. (Please allow 24 hrs for refund processing.) Offer good in continental USA only.
  • Now Offering Online Lessons!  New!!!
    Private lessons catered to YOU from the convenience of your home! LIVE Web Lessons work just like a face to face lesson. We set goals and work to achieve them. I can see and hear you and you can see and hear me in HD 1080P. Isn’t technology wonderful?
  • Now Shipping: MARK'S CUSTOM DULCIMER HAMMERS!!  New!!!
    Mark is proud to be working with renown hammer-maker, Jill Weimer to create his own lines of Dulcimer Hammers These are as beautiful to look at as they are to hear!
  • New Book: Playing with an Irish Accent: Session Tunes and Ornamentation for Hammered Dulcimer  New!!!
    My NEW BOOK on playing Irish music on dulcimer is NOW Shipping!