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Lewiston – Bates Contra Dance
May 12, 7:40 pm - 11:00 pm$5.00 - $8.00
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 fiddles in tight, wild harmony over high-powered guitar and pounding footwork with mandolin, clawhammer banjo, jawharp and rocking keyboards adding their voices to the mix. All dances are taught and beginners are wildly encouraged to come join the fun, no previous experience necessary. At the Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Beginner lesson at 7:40. DANCE FROM 8:00-11:00. Admission is a sliding scale of $5.00-8.00. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org