Dance Schedule for June 2012

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Dances start promptly at 8:30 pm and end at 11:30 pm. Admission is $9. A contra dance lesson for beginners is given every Friday starting at 7:30 pm and is included in the price of admission.

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June 1 -- Nils Fredland calls to Elixir with Nils on trombone; Ethan Hazzard Watkins on fiddle; Jesse Hazzard-Watkins on trumpet and flugelhorn; Anna Patton on clarinet; and Owen Morrison on guitar and foot percussion.

June 8 -- Anna Rain with the fabulous Glen Echo Open Band.  Free 17 and under.

Fri June 15 - Sun June 17   "A Celebration of DC Dance" at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD

- 8:30 - 11:30 pm (Contras) with Andrea Hoag on fiddle; Charlie Pilzer on piano and button accordion; Leigh Pilzer on soprano saxophone and bass clarinet; and Will Morrison on drum set and percussion.  Caller: Adina Gordon.  Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park.

A CELABRATION OF DC SONIC - 11:30 - 1:30 am featuring DJ Improper, Ann Fallon calling (Ballroom Annex).

- 1:00 pm.  David Wiesler, Karen Ashbrook, Paul Oorts and Andrea Hoag.  Caller: Adina Gordon.  Contras and couple dances.

MORRISON BROTHERS - 3:00 pm - Owen Morrison, Will Morrison and Jim Morrison.  Caller: Robbin Marcus.  Contras.

WAVERLY STATION - 5:00 pm - David Knight, Liz Donaldson and Colleen Reed.  Caller: Joseph Pimental.  English Country.

GLEN ECHO OPEN BAND - 7:00 pm - Caller: Greg Frock.  Contras.

SUGAR BEAT - 9:00 pm - Marc Glickman, Elke Baker, Susan BrandtCaller: Janine Smith.  Contras.

FROG HAMMER - 11:00 pm - Jim Besser, Gwyn Collinson, Andrew Marcus, Bob Collins, Michael Ferguson, Richard Seidel & Dave Casserly.  Caller: Michael Barraclough.  Ceilidh.

-7:30 - 10:30 pm.  Caller: Anna Rain.  Contras.

All Weekend, all access $38

Friday Night:
Serpentine - $9
Sonic - $5

Choose a price level, give generously
Dancer - $5
Dance Enthusiast - $15
Dance Lover - $20

Sunday - $9
Purchase in advance, your button will be at the door - for info, email


June 22 -- Perry Shafran with Red Mountain with Jim Cauthen on fiddle, Joyce Cauthen on guitar, Phil Foster on mandolin, Bill Martin on autoharp, Jamie Finley on harmonica and banjo uke and Nancy Jackson on bass.

June 29 -- Anne Fallon with Bold Weevils with Orrin Star on mandolin, guitar and banjo, Alexander Mitchell on fiddle and Marc Glickman on piano.