Auburn NY – Contra dance w/ Casey Mullaney and O’Shanigans

AUBURN NY – Invitation to dance! Contra dance with Casey Mullaney and the O’Shanigans Fri Sep 6th 5-8 pm http://www.oshanigans.org/ On September 6, the Schweinfurth Memorial Arts Center will be celebrating First Friday with a special Fall Folk Arts Festival. Read More …

Notes Inégales contra dance party May 24th

ITHACA NY – Notes Inégales for a traditional, old New England style Contra Dance on Fri May 24th. Notes Inégales [pronounced notes in-a-gall] is Andrea Katz on fiddle and Michael Ludgate on mandolin. For this dance featuring special musical guests: Read More …

Contra Dance with Notes Inégales June 29

ITHACA NY Fri Jun 29 2012 — Contra Dance with Notes Inégales (pronounced notes inagall) at Bethel Grove. Ethan Jodziewicz (guitar, bass, banjo and feet) and Andrea Katz (fiddle) along with Michael Ludgate (mandolin) at Bethel Grove Community Center. Calling Read More …

Fundraiser for the Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts

TRUMANSBURG NY Sat Jun 30 – Casey Carr calling contra and square dances (she’s gifted at keeping beginners of all ages comfortable and experienced dancers entertained). Lively music (from Celtic to Quebecois to old-time, Scandinavian to French to Middle Eastern) Read More …

O’Shanigans CONTRA ROOTS party at Bethel Grove!

Fri JULY 23rd — ITHACA NY — O’Shanigans CONTRA ROOTS party at Bethel Grove! O’Shanigans are back for a fabulous Contra Dance at Bethel Grove Community Center with the phenomenal Ted Crane calling the dances at 1825 Slaterville Road (Rt Read More …

Hot New Local Contra Band with West Coast Caller Oct 23

Hot New Local Contra Dance Band Debuts with West Coast Dance Caller On Friday October 23rd, Ithaca’s hottest new contra dance band, The O’Shanigans, will provide lively traditional world music for a contra dance at Bethel Grove Community Center on Read More …

Contra dance Wild Asparagus George Marshall Oct 25 Ithaca

Big contra dance with renowned New England band Wild Asparagus, George Marshall calling, at B. J. Martin School, 302 W. Buffalo St., Ithaca. 3:30-5:30 pm, session for experienced dancers; 5:45 pm potluck; 7:30-8:00 pm instruction for newcomers; 8:00-11:30 pm dancing Read More …

Syracuse’s annual dance weekend – the Phylla Mae Fall Fest

Syracuse’s annual dance weekend, the Phylla Mae Fall Fest: Friday & Saturday October 17 & 18. Location is Syracuse’s usual contradance location: United Church of Fayetteville, 310 E. Genesee St., Fayetteville, NY Don’t miss the fun as the Syracuse Country Read More …

The Wednesday Jam

This jam session started many years ago at my home near Hammond Hill with myself and a cello player learning duets. (Well … I was learning). I discovered in the year or so to follow that I loved fiddle tunes Read More …