NEFFA B Events
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Note: This was the listing for the now-concluded 2022 Festival. The events for the 2023 Festival will be put here in February 2023


Friday April 22, 2022
 7:00pmFSSGB Singing Party GB -- Folk Song Society of Greater Boston -- Chorus Room (50 min.)
 7:00pmIntro to International Folk Dance TB -- Val Medve, Moshe Braner -- International Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:30pmBoston Area Chantey and Maritime Sing GB -- Lynn Noel, Gary Foreman -- Chorus Room (50 min.)
 8:30pmThe Ultimate Parody Jam! GB -- Joel Landy -- Jamming Room A (50 min.)
 10:00pmAfterwaltzes with Bob Pasquarello NB -- Bob Pasquarello -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)

Saturday April 23, 2022
 11:30amSongs from the Gulf of Saint Lawrence GB -- Lynn Noel -- Concert Hall A (50 min.)
 11:30amNo-Contact International Couple Dances TB -- Andy Taylor-Blenis -- International Dance Hall (50 min.)
 12:00noonHand Jive! TB -- Susan de Guardiola -- Social Dance Hall A (50 min.)
 1:00pmIntro to Scottish Country Dance DB -- Charles Liu, Sue Chari, Sue Chari, Terry Traub -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 1:30pmNEFFA Annual General Meeting GB -- NEFFA Board -- Learning/ Discussion Room (50 min.)
 2:30pmCowboy Song Sing Along GB -- Fishken & Groves -- Jamming Room A (50 min.)
 3:00pmMeet the Mountain Dulcimer TB -- Lucy Joan Sollogub -- Jamming Room B (50 min.)
 3:00pmMostly Waltzes NB -- Tabbies' Delight -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 4:00pmTune Writing Workshop TB -- Larry Unger -- Jamming Room A (50 min.)
 4:30pmSouth African Singing Workshop TB -- Patty Cuyler -- Chorus Room (50 min.)
 4:30pmHow to Play the Irish Bodhran TB -- Jeanne Hansberry, Dave Miller -- Jamming Room B (50 min.)
 5:00pmMilonga: The Fun Relative DB -- Gigi Jensen -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 6:00pmWest African Dance Jam DB -- The Drum Nomads -- Social Dance Hall A (50 min.)
 7:00pmIntro to Bucket Brigade Singing GB -- Jeff Keller -- The Pub (50 min.)
 8:30pmSlow Jam Celtic Tunes GB -- The Little Match Girls -- Jamming Room A (50 min.)
 9:00pmDrumming from Africa to Cuba to Brazil TB -- Dave Curry -- Learning/ Discussion Room (50 min.)
 10:00pmJug Band Swing and Blues Dance/Concert NB -- Outrageous Fortune -- Social Dance Hall A (50 min.)

Sunday April 24, 2022
 10:00amSecular, Atheist & Agnostic Hymns GB -- Cate Clifford, Lynz Morahn -- Chorus Room (50 min.)
 10:00amMany Lands, Many Dances DB -- Stacy Rose -- International Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00amHaving a Brawl: 16th Century French Circle Dances TB -- Susan de Guardiola -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 11:30amShape Note Workshop TB -- Glen Wright & Friends -- Chorus Room (50 min.)
 11:30amEasy Balkan Dances TB -- Janet Yeracaris, Shining Moon -- International Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:30amLearn Song in Gaelic & English Workshop TB -- Linn Phipps -- Learning/ Discussion Room (50 min.)
 12:00noonScottish Ceilidh Dancing TB -- Jennifer Schoonover -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 1:00pmIntro to Doumbek & Arabic Rhythms TB -- Dave Curry -- Jamming Room B (50 min.)
 1:00pmHambone for Everyone TB -- Woody Lane -- Social Dance Hall A (50 min.)
 2:00pmIntroduction to Appalachian Flatfooting TB -- Diane Silver -- Contra Dance Hall A (50 min.)
 4:00pmBeautiful Waltzes NB -- Confluence -- Social Dance Hall B (50 min.)
 4:30pmPete Seeger and The Power of Song GB -- Joel Landy -- Jamming Room A (60 min.)


New England Folk Festival Association