On Friday, May 30th 2014, The Ottsville Traditional Arts Center presents:
Contradance Music Workshop and Contradance with
Music for Contradance Workshop
5:30pm - 7pm
$20 adults, $10 kids under 12
Open to novice through intermediate lead and rhythm players who can already play at a moderate speed and who want to learn how to play for contra dancing. In addition to learning how to play dance music with more rhythm and how to match your tune to the caller and dancers, participants will be invited to gain invaluable experience by playing a couple sets with the band at the evening dance!
Contradance with Coracree
7pm Workshop for beginning dancers
7:30pm - 10:30pm dance
$9 adults, $5 for workshop
participants and kids under 12
Ridge Kennedy calling!
Coracree (Jane Rothfield, Bill Quern, Sarah Gowan, Allan Carr) is a nationally touring contra dance band that melds a mixture of traditional Celtic, Old Time, European and original music played with an improvisational twist! Learn more here.
Come hungry - dinner fundraiser runs through the night!
Space for the workshop is limited, so...