Contra Dance Clemmons – Atlantic Crossing with Caller Brian Hamshar

NEW TIME!!!!! Starting earlier!!! Lesson at 7pm, dance at 7:30!!

Band Members
Viveka Fox – Fiddle, Bodhran, Djembe
Peter Macfarlane – Fiddle, Low whistle, Vocals
Tristan Henderson – Mandolin, Bouzouki, Tenor Banjo, Harmonica, Foot Percusion, Bodhran, Djembe, Vocals
Rick Klein – Guitar, Bass, Vocals
Vermont ensemble Atlantic Crossing delivers a tide of traditional and original tunes, driven by infectious rhythms that will keep your toes ‘a tappin! Keeping with New England traditions, the music has deep Celtic roots in the British Isles and Quebec.
Caller will be Brian Hamshar,  a contra dance caller from central Virginia, noted for varied dance programs with efficient teaching and an easygoing style – for both traditional and alternative (techno) contras. 

 

General Info:
 
No partner necessary! No experience necessary!
 
– If you can walk, you can contra dance
– If new, join in the fun lesson at 7:00pm
– Bring clean, soft soled shoes with you to change into to protect floors
– Bring friends for more fun!
– Community dancing for all ages
– High energy, live music
– Everyone makes mistakes, but nobody cares
– The more you do it, the easier and more fun it becomes
– Treat one another with care and respect, smile and have a good time
 
Dance 7:30-10pm with short break in middle
Free Lesson 7-7:30pm
 
General admission $9 (Members $8)
Full time students 23 and under $6 (Members $5)
 
Clemmons Civic Club
Exit 184 from I-40
2870 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons, NC
 
Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers Website: www.FeetRetreat.com
 
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Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

 

COOKOUT before Ricochet with Brian Hamshar Calling – from VA

Special Event – 5:30 pm COOKOUT/POTLUCK  BEFORE THE DANCE!
The Clemmons dance will have their very own cookout on August 8 at 5:30 for all dancers and their friends!

The RSVP for meat has closed BUT,  bring a potluck side item and enjoy the other potluck items with us! We will feast and fellowship from 5:30 – 7 then have a newcomer lesson at 7:30 and dance at 8

All people who have never danced at any of our dances before will get FREE admission to this dance! So, bring your non-dancing friends or dancers from other communities to enjoy this with us!

The band, Ricochet returns! Lets all return as well and catch the fun together! This popular band from Virginia again brings us rollicking and driving melodies, drawn chiefly from the Cape Breton, Quebecois, New England and southern Old Time traditions. Walter’s original tunes are another highlight of the repertoire. The band delivers a sound that’s full and rich.

Professional DJ and dance caller, Brian Hamshar, from Virginia shares his love of contra dance with us. Get to know Brian at: www.brianhamshar.com

– No partner necessary
If new, join in the fun lesson at 7:30
– Bring clean, soft soled shoes with you to change into
– Bring friends for more fun!
– Community dancing for all ages
– “Everyone makes mistakes but nobody cares!”
– Treat one another with care and respect, 🙂

General admission $9 (Members $8)
Full time students 23 and under $6 (Members $5)

FREE Lesson 7:30 – 8
Dance 8 – 10:30 pm with short break in middle

Clemmons Civic Club
Exit 184 from I-40
2870 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons, NC

Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers Website: www.FeetRetreat.com

Follow us on our Facebook Page: Fiddle and Bow Country Dancers
Join our Facebook Group: Fiddle and Bow Contra Dancers

Fiddle & Bow Country Dancers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Ricochet with Brian Hamshar calling

Ricochet: Rya Martin and Walter Hojka from the Charlottesville, VA area
with Brian Hamshar, Palmyra, VA calling

Ricochet returns – lets all return as well and catch the fun together! This popular band from Virginia again brings us rollicking and driving melodies, drawn chiefly from the Cape Breton, Quebecois, New England and southern Old Time traditions. Walter’s original tunes are another highlight of the repertoire. The band delivers a sound that’s full and rich.

Professional DJ and dance caller, Brian Hamshar, from Virginia shares his love of contra dance with us. Get to know Brian at: www.brianhamshar.com

Coming August 2, 2016
$5 – Students

$8 – General

Free beginner lesson at 7:30.