Linda Dachtyl- Hammond B3 organ Hammond Suzuki Artist
Linda is a performer, composer, and former adjunct music instructor at Kenyon College
and Ohio Wesleyan University. Her playing experience includes jazz, blues, rock, and
classical music genres. She leads a B3 jazz organ trio, is the organist for Chip Wills, and
freelances as a drummer in jazz and rock circles locally.
She is involved with Tony Monaco’s “Mother Hen” organization to provide educational
instructional materials for Hammond B3 players and other keyboardists and is a
organ artist endorsee.
She holds a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance from Capital University and a Master
Arts in Percussion Pedagogy from The Ohio State University.
Linda’s LDB3 and Friends 2006 Chicken Coup Records release ”Blue Bop” has received
favorable local and national reviews and also charted for 6 weeks on jazzweek.com in
summer of 2006. Linda’s second release on Chicken Coup Records, “For Hep Cats” was
released nationally on January 8, 2008 and also charted on the jazzweek.com Top 100.
Linda's third release on Chicken Coup Records, A Late One continues to receive
Artists and organizations she has performed with include:
Blue Lou Marini
Honk, Wail, and Moan
The Harry James Orchestra
The Benny Goodman Big Band
Vaughn Wiester’s Famous Jazz Orchestra
Pensacola Jazz Festival-with Blue Lou Marini
Monterey Blues Festival (CA)-Teeny Tucker Band (Hammond B3)
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 Ribs 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