Contra Dance Fiddling

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Contra Dance Fiddling

Learn to fiddle repertoire for contra dance, as well as "tricks of the trade" that will make dancers holler for more.

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Period One
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9:00 am
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Contra dance music is a plethora of traditional styles and new inventions united by a common heart: to create deliciously danceable music! In addition to learning reels and jigs from various sources (New England, old-time Appalachian, Québecois, new-composed, Celtic), we’ll explore the subtle and not-so-subtle “tricks of the trade” that make dancers holler for more. Rhythmic solidity and variation, trading roles, improvisation, creating medleys…come and explore.

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Schedule a week or two, or three! Or, just sprinkle some classes in between other commitments.

Week 1

6/28/21
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7/2/21
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Week 3

7/12/21
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7/16/21
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