NEFFA S Events
(Some experience helpful)
Preliminary Schedule -- Subject to Change!

Friday April 20, 2018
 7:00pmWelcome to NEFFA Contras DS -- Lisa Greenleaf, Roaring Jelly -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 7:00pmEnglish Country Dance Clever Collaborations DS -- Val Medve, Calliope -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmInternational Dancing - Join the Club DS -- Marcie Van Cleave, International Music Club -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 8:00pmAmazing Return Contras DS -- Ron Blechner, Chimney Swift -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmEnglish Country Dance: New Tunes, New Dances DS -- David Millstone, The Mad Katters -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 9:00pmInternational Folk Dance NS -- Cambridge Folk Orchestra -- Middle School Dance Hall (65 min.)
 9:30pmContras Squared DS -- Bob Isaacs, The Dixie Butterhounds -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:15pmBalkan & International Folk Dance NS -- Sladka -- Middle School Dance Hall (75 min.)
 10:30pmLearn Danish Almost-Zwiefachers TS -- Patrick McMonagle -- High School Rm. 125 (60 min.)
 10:30pmThank Goodness It's Contras (TGIC) DS -- Dan Black, Calluna -- High School Dance Hall (60 min.)

Saturday April 21, 2018
 10:00amPlay Romanian GS -- Ralph Iverson -- High School Rm. 177 (50 min.)
 10:00amNorumbega Tunebook Singing GS -- Norumbega Harmony -- High School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 10:00amInternational Folk Dance Party NS -- Panharmonium -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:00amEnglish Dance Caller's Chat CS -- Alan Winston -- High School Rm. 177 (50 min.)
 11:00amA Choreographic History of Contra Dance DS -- Greg Frock, Spare Change -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 12:00noonOld Time Tunes Jam GS -- South Coast -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 12:00noonLilting Jam! GS -- Armand Aromin & Angela DeCarlis -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 12:00noonTriple Contras That Move DS -- Tony Parkes, Dogtown -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 12:00noonBourree Favorites TS -- Marie Wendt, Beau Camion -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmOpen Cajun Jam For Dancing NS -- Amy & Jonathan Larkin -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 1:00pmHalf the Notes, Twice the Fun! GS -- Julie Vallimont, Jon Cannon -- High School Rm. 177 (50 min.)
 1:00pmFestival Orchestra Contras & Squares DS -- Susan Elberger, Ridge Kennedy -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmBalkan Kefana Singalong GS -- Balkan Kefana -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 1:00pmEasy International Folk Dance Party NS -- International Folk Sounds -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:00pmTricky Balkan Dances TS -- Ed Abelson, Tom Pixton -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 2:00pmEnglish Concertina Workshop: I Can't Believe It's Not Anglo TS -- The Vox Hunters -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 2:00pmIrish Whistle Ornamentation TS -- Kirsten Erwin, Adlai Waksman -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 2:30pmFestive Yet Tasteful English Country Dance DS -- Joanna Reiner Wilkinson, Intuition -- High School Dance Hall (80 min.)
 2:30pmMake Some Waves Contras DS -- Alexandra Deis-Lauby, Coracree -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmBeranche: Basic & Bodacious Balkan TS -- Tom Roby, No Borders Beranche Band -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 3:30pmSquare It Up! Square Dances DS -- Steve Pike, The Dead Sea Squirrels -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:00pmEverything's Coming Up Roros! NS -- Roroslaget -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 4:00pmSlow Irish Session GS -- Celtic Roots -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 4:00pmBalkan Joy! NS -- Balkan Fields -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:30pmYouth Festival Orchestra: Across the Board Contras DS -- Don Veino -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 5:00pmIntroduction to the Spallata TS -- Italian Village Music and Dance -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 5:00pmHarpocalypse: Folk Harp Jam GS -- Marie Hamilton -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 5:00pmOld Time Clawhammer Banjo Tunes TS -- Jane Rothfield -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 5:00pmInternational Dancing for All NS -- Pinewoods Band -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 5:00pmMcQuillen Tune Slow Jam GS -- Chris Carpenter & Dave Miller -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 5:30pmWaltz, Schottische & More NS -- Gypsy Minor -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 6:00pmBulgarian Dances NS -- Zornitsa -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (65 min.)
 6:00pmAppalachian Dulcimer Workshop TS -- Robert Tincher -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 6:00pmRum & Onions XXXIX -- Contras DS -- David Millstone, Rum & Onions -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 6:30pmScottish Country Dancing DS -- Howard Lasnik, The White Cockade -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 7:00pmYou've Got Rhythm! Mostly for Fiddlers, But All Welcome TS -- Jane Rothfield -- High School Rm. 123 (50 min.)
 7:00pmTrad Song Swap Party GS -- Nicole Singer -- High School Rm. 125 (80 min.)
 7:00pmNew Old-Time Tunes TS -- Becky Miller -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 7:00pmHarmonious Relationships: Playing Your Part TS -- The French Connection -- High School Rm. 177 (50 min.)
 7:00pmNot-So-Trad Singing Squares DS -- Too Hot Mamas, Tune-nado -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 7:00pmWacky Waltz Rhythms Workshop TS -- Danse Cafe -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 7:15pmRiveting Russian Returns TS -- Murray Spiegel, Bjelalitsa Chorus -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (65 min.)
 7:30pmEnglish Country Dance Festival Orchestra DS -- Barbara Finney -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:00pmTraditional Music Slow Jam GS -- Nick Pangaro -- High School Rm. 123 (50 min.)
 8:00pmSteamboat & Roustabout Songs GS -- Charlie Ipcar -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 8:00pmLinda Leslie Tribute DS -- Joy Compass -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 8:30pmCouple Dances from the Czech Republic TS -- Marcie Van Cleave -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 8:30pmSwedish Couple Dances NS -- Matt Fichtenbaum & Friends -- High School Rm. 125 (50 min.)
 9:00pmBulgarian Music Styling GS -- Ralph Iverson -- High School Rm. 123 (50 min.)
 9:00pmSwing Era Harmony Singing TS -- The Mood Elevators -- High School Rm. 177 (60 min.)
 9:00pmFun with Symmetry Contra Dances DS -- Frannie Marr, Raise the Roof -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 9:30pmJug Band Blues Dance NS -- Outrageous Fortune -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 9:30pmMoonlight Dancing -- International Folk Dance NS -- Shining Moon -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00pmContra Party! DS -- Bill Olson, Eric Black, Center Street -- High School Dance Hall (90 min.)
 10:30pmIrish Set Dancing DS -- Rebecca McGowan, The Sunny Banks -- High School Rm. 125 (60 min.)
 10:30pmBulgarian Dancing NS -- Zdravets -- Middle School Dance Hall (60 min.)

Sunday April 22, 2018
 10:00amLadarke Plus! GS -- G.B.L.C.P.P.S. Plus -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 10:00amWest Gallery Music GS -- The West Gallery Quire -- High School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 10:00amZwiefachers -- E-Z to Hard-Z DS -- Ret Turner, The Mother Zwiefacher Orchestra -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 10:00amBalkan Music Workshop: Hejaz & All That Jazz... TS -- David Golber -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 10:00amBalkan Dance Classics DS -- Louise Brill, Gawain Thomas -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 11:00amKlezmer Jam GS -- Shver un Shviger -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 11:00amEnglish Dance: Impropriety DS -- Brooke Friendly, Hidden River -- High School Dance Hall (80 min.)
 11:00amContra Tune Slow Jam GS -- Chris Carpenter & Dave Miller -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 11:00amRole Play Contras DS -- Jean Gorrindo, Jacqui Grennan, Not Enough Fiddles -- Middle School Dance Hall (80 min.)
 11:30amBreton-French Line Up Dancing DS -- Danse Cafe -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 12:00noonRounds Old & New GS -- Vermont Women's Round Sing -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 12:00noonOld Time Fiddle Tune Workshop TS -- Cathy Mason -- High School Rm. 176 (50 min.)
 12:00noonSacred Harp Singing GS -- Norumbega Harmony -- High School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 12:30pmWonderful World of Waltz TS -- Peggy Leiby & Ret Turner, Larry Unger & Friends -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmUkulele Meetup - Sing & Strum GS -- Dan Lynn Watt & Molly Lynn Watt -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 1:00pmAlternating Contras DS -- Donna Hunt, The Royal Oui -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 1:00pmSongs With Boisterous Shouting! GS -- Emily Kovatch -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (50 min.)
 1:30pmIsraeli Partner Dances DS -- Mladost -- Middle School Rm. 105/106 (50 min.)
 1:30pmOpen Waltzing NS -- Larry Unger & Friends -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:00pmSwing Guitar for Folkies TS -- Christopher Welles -- Middle School Rm. 119 (50 min.)
 2:00pmTed Sannella's Dances DS -- Sue Rosen, Black River Ironworks -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 2:30pmEnglish Country Dance: Hot Dances, Cool Music DS -- Ted Rudofker, Windsor Knot -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmWaltz Melodies Jam Session GS -- Three Quarter Time -- Middle School Rm. 103/104 (50 min.)
 3:00pmKindred Contras DS -- Kate McBride, Sugar River Band -- High School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 3:00pmOpen Sing GS -- Folk Song Society of Greater Boston -- Middle School Auditorium Stage (60 min.)
 3:30pmCroatian Dance Party DS -- Pajdashi -- Middle School Dance Hall (50 min.)
 4:00pmFestival Orchestra Contras & Squares (Merry Go Round at 4:30pm!) DS -- Sue Gola, Tony Parkes, Bob Isaacs -- High School Dance Hall (90 min.)
 4:30pmInternational Folk Dance Party NS -- Blajini -- Middle School Dance Hall (60 min.)


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