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World music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, Western Europe, and around the globe. Good exercise, great fun. Many dances are taught. No partner needed. Best international folk dancing north of Boston! Fridays, 6:30–9:00 p.m., at People Plus, 35 Union St., one block west of Maine St., Brunswick. Donation $5. All are welcome. FMI: 207-200-7577, brennanFind out more »
This month features Eric McDonald and Will Woodson -- two of today's finest young proponents of traditional Scottish music at the Congregational Church, 267 Falmouth Rd. With an unusual blend of wind and plucked strings, they bring a welcome sensitivity to a tradition that is often known for its high velocity. Still, their music isFind out more »
Last dance of the fall to spring Damariscotta Contra Dance at the Damariscotta Baptist Church, featuring the Oyster Creek Fiddlers for the family dance at 6:30 and at 8:00 a contra dance with the amazing fiddler Maisie Newell with Eric Dayan, guitar from Ask Us About Tree Work. Caller is the fantastic Lani Palm. FMI:Find out more »
The Garland Grange (on Oliver Hill Rd) will host a Contra Dance with caller John McIntire & live music by Some Reel People. All dances are taught, all ages welcome. 7-10pm. Admission: $7 singles, $12 families. FMI: Jim, 924-3925.Find out more »
This month with music by Pete's Posse, with calling by Angela DeCarlis. Vermont based trio Pete’s Posse is composed of acclaimed musician Pete Sutherland (fiddle, piano, banjo, melodica and vocals), his talented protégé Oliver Scanlon (fiddle, viola, mandolin, foot percussion and vocals) and the uber-dynamic Tristan Henderson (guitars, mandolin, jaw harp, foot percussion and vocals). Twin fiddlesFind out more »
Eric Bettencourt & Ben Balmer at One Longfellow Square. Bettencourt is an award-winning songwriter based in Austin, Texas. With a quick wit and controlled-intensity, he brings his live shows to life using an expansive catalog of original crowd-pleasing songs. Where so many artists are recycling the same old sounds and songs, Bettencourt is one ofFind out more »
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