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A great line-up on February 10 with the Oyster Creek Fiddlers and Friends Family Dance 6:30, followed by Volution, with a rocking cello and 2 fiddles, and John McIntire calling at 8:00. Part of the proceeds support the Great Salt Bay Elementary School Music Program. Fun for all ages! At the Damariscotta Baptist Church, 4Find out more »
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! At People Plus, 35 Union St, one block west of Maine St., Brunswick. 6:30-9:00pm. $5. All are welcome. FMI: 207-200-7577, brennan.mk @ gmail.com,Find out more »
Coffee House featuring Saccarappa Boys and a Girl at Falmouth Congregational Church, 267 Falmouth Rd. Led by Westbrook native and fiddler and guitarist, Lou Mathieu, Saccarappa Boys and a Girl are gaining notoriety in southern Maine for their energetic shows featuring great harmony singing and tight instrumental work. The band plays traditional music including bluegrass, country,Find out more »
Second Fridays dances. Fridays, Jan. 13th Feb. 10th, Mar. 10th. All dances taught by caller Maggie Robinson. Open band led by the Violin Movers. Breakwater School, Jessie Auditorium, 856 Brighton Ave., Portland. 7-9pm. All ages and abilities-- open to public. All welcome: Bring your friends! $5/person, $20/family (open band contributes to help cover costs). FMI,Find out more »
Come dance at Bates College! Dances are held at the lovely Muskie Archives, located at 7o Campus ave. The dance runs from 8:00-11:00pm with a beginners lesson at 7:40. This month will be featuring young, local talent with Jamie Oshima on guitar, foot percussion and a plethora of other instruments, Kyra Bleicher on fiddl,e and Dana HartshornFind out more »
Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards have a vision for their band's sound: bold and elegant, schooled in the lyrical rituals of folk music and backed by grooves that alternately inspire Cajun two-stepping and rock-n-roll hip swagger. Cellist Valerie Thompson (cello/vox), fiddler Jenna Moynihan (fiddle/vox), and bassist Natalie Bohrn pair their sophisticated string arrangements andFind out more »
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