Linda Dachtyl

Linda Dachtyl – Hammond B3 Organ

Linda is a performer, composer, and music instructor at Kenyon College. Her playing experience includes jazz, blues, rock, and classical music genres. She holds a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance from Capital University and a Master of Arts in Percussion Pedagogy from The Ohio State University.

Linda’s LDB3 and Friends 2006 Chicken Coup Records release,”Blue Bop” has received very favorable local and national reviews and also charted for 6 weeks on in the summer of 2006.

Linda’s second release on Chicken Coup Records, “For Hep Cats” was released nationally on January 8, 2008 and achieved a chart position of No. 45 on the Top 100. In addition to her B3 quartet, she is also the leader of the “QED” jazz piano trio that works frequently in the central Ohio area.

Some other artists and organizations she has performed with include:

Trudy Pitts
Gloria Coleman
Gene Ludwig
Jim Alfredson of Organissimo
Gene Walker
Sean Carney
Teeny Tucker
Willie Pooch
Dave Workman
Soul Satyr
The Johnny Mack Big Band
The Harry James Orchestra
The Benny Goodman Big Band
Honk, Wail, and Moan
Vaughn Wiester’s Famous Jazz Orchestra
The Rick Brunetto Big Band

Festival Appearances
Women’s Jazz Organ Summit, The Ohio State University-Columbus, OH
Dayton Women in Jazz Festival-Dayton, OH
Columbus Arts Festival-Columbus, OH
Creekside Blues and Jazz Festival-Gahanna, OH
Columbus Jazz and Rib Festival-Columbus, OH
Lansing Old Town Jazz Festival and B3 Summit-Lansing, MI
Hot Times in Olde Town East-Columbus, OH
Arts in the Alley-Grove City, OH

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